CBRG Utilization 2013

2013


North America (USA)

Hooten WM, Timming R, Belgrade M, et al. Assessment and Management of Chronic Pain. 1-106. 2013. Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement.
References CBRG reviews:
Herbal medicine for low-back pain (Gagnier 2006)
Injection therapy for subacute and chronic benign low-back pain (Nelemans 2007)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for chronic low back pain (Guzman 2002)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for neck and shoulder pain (Karjalainen 2003)

References CBRG reviews:
Injection therapy for subacute and chronic low-back pain (Staal 2008)
Radiofrequency denervation for neck and back pain (Niemisto 2003)

Manchikanti L, Abdi S, Atluri S, et al. An update of comprehensive evidence-based guidelines for interventional techniques in chronic spinal pain. Part II: guidance and recommendations. Pain Physician. 2013 Apr;16(2 Suppl):S49-283. PubMed PMID: 23615883.
References CBRG reviews:
Conservative treatments for whiplash (Verhagen 2007)
Injection therapy for subacute and chronic low-back pain (Staal 2008)
Medicinal and injection therapies for mechanical neck disorders (Peloso 2007)
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low back pain (van Tulder 2000)
Patient education for neck pain with or without radiculopathy (Haines 2008)
Radiofrequency denervation for neck and back pain (Niemisto 2003)
Rehabilitation after lumbar disc surgery (Ostelo 2008)
Surgery for degenerative lumbar spondylosis (Gibson 2005)
Surgical interventions for lumbar disc prolapse (Gibson 2007)


South America (Brazil)

Associação Brasileira de Medicina Física e Reabilitação. Chronic nonspecific low back pain: rehabilitation. Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013 Nov-Dec;59(6):536-53. Epub 2013 Nov 15. English, Portuguese. PMID: 24239032.
References CBRG reviews:
Muscle relaxants for non-specific low-back pain (van Tulder 2003)

Europe (UK)

The British Pain Society. Guidance for Pain Management Programmes for adults. 1-38. 2013. London, UK. The British Pain Society.
References CBRG reviews:
Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back pain (van Tulder 2000)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for subacute low back pain (Karjalainen 2000)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for neck and shoulder pain (Karjalainen 2003)

Abdulla A, Adams N, Bone M, et al; British Geriatric Society. Guidance on the management of pain in older people. Age Ageing. 2013 Mar;42 Suppl 1:i1-57. PubMed PMID: 23420266.
References CBRG reviews:
Injection therapy for subacute and chronic low-back pain (Staal 2008)
Radiofrequency denervation for neck and back pain (Niemisto 2003)

Carvell J. The spinal services taskforce report “commissioning spinal services—getting the service back on track”. The department of health spinal taskforce. 2013.
References CBRG reviews:
Injection therapy for subacute and chronic low-back pain (Staal 2008)

Royal College of Anaesthetists. Guidelines for the Provision of Anaesthetic Services. London: Royal College of Anaesthetists. 2013.
References CBRG reviews:
Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back pain (Ostelo 2005)

Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN). Management of chronic pain. SIGN publication no. 136. 1-71. 2013. Edinburgh, Scotland. Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN).
References CBRG reviews:
Antidepressants for non-specific low-back pain (Urquhart 2008)
Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back pain (Henschke 2010)
Chinese herbal medicine for chronic neck pain due to cervical degenerative disc disease (Cui 2010)
Electrotherapy for neck pain
 (Kroeling 2008)
Individual patient education for low-back pain (Engers 2008)
Low level laser therapy for non-specific low-back pain (Yousefi-Nooraie 2008)
Manipulation or mobilisation for neck pain 
(Gross 2010)
Massage for low-back pain
 (Furlan 2008)

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low back pain (van Tulder 2000)
Opioids for chronic low-back pain (Deshpande 2007)
Spinal manipulative therapy for chronic low-back pain (Rubinstein 2011)
Traction for low-back pain with or without sciatica (Clarke 2007)
Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for chronic low-back pain (Khadilkar 2008)