CBRG Utilization 2014

2014

Europe (UK)

Kuijer PP, Verbeek JH, Visser B, et al. An Evidence-Based Multidisciplinary Practice Guideline to Reduce the Workload due to Lifting for Preventing Work-Related Low Back Pain. Annals of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2014; 26:16. doi: 10.1186/2052-4374-26-16. PMID: 249994.
References CBRG reviews:
Lumbar supports for prevention and treatment of low back pain (van Duijvenbode 2008)
Manual material handling advice and assistive devices for preventing and treating back pain in workers (Verbeek 2011)
Manual material handling advice and assistive devices for preventing and treating back pain in workers (Martimo 2007)

Royal College of Anaesthetists. Guidelines for the Provision of Anaesthetic Services. London. 2014.
References CBRG reviews:
Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back pain (Ostelo 2005)


Europe (Italy)

Monticone M, Iovine R, de Sena G, Rovere G, Uliano D, Arioli G, Bonaiuti D, Brugnoni G, Ceravolo G, Cerri C, Dalla Toffola E, Fiore P, Foti C; Italian Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (SIMFER). The Italian Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (SIMFER) recommendations for neck pain. Giornale italiano di medicina del lavoro ed ergonomia 2013; 35(1):36-50. PMID: 23798233.
References CBRG reviews:
Acupuncture for neck disorders (Trinh 2006)
Electrotherapy for neck pain (Kroeling 2009)
Exercises for mechanical neck disorders (Kay 2005)
Manipulation or mobilisation for mechanical neck disorders (Gross 2004)
Masssage for mechanical neck disorders (Haraldsson 2006)
Mechanical traction for neck pain with or without radiculopathy
(Graham 2008)
Medicinal and injection therapies for mechanical neck disorders (Peloso 2005)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for neck and shoulder pain
 (Karjalainen 2005)
Patient education for neck pain with or without radiculopathy (Haines 2009)

 

North America (Canada)

Opioids for chronic back pain: short-term effectiveness, long-term uncertain. Podcast. [Online] Available from: http://www.essentialevidenceplus.com/subscribe/netcast.cfm?view=archive [Accessed 31st July 2014].
References CBRG review:
Opioids compared to placebo or other treatments for chronic low-back pain (Chaparro 2014)

 

North America (USA)

Bryans R, Decina P, Descarreaux M, Duranleau M, Marcoux H, Potter B, Ruegg RP, Shaw L, Watkin R, White E. Evidence-Based Guidelines for the Chiropractic Treatment of Adults With Neck Pain. Journal of Manipulative & Physiological Therapeutics, 2014; 37(1):42-63. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2013.08.010.
References CBRG reviews:
Exercises for mechanical neck disorders (Kay 2012)
Manipulation and mobilisation for mechanical neck disorders
(Gross 2008)
Mechanical traction for neck pain with or without radiculopathy
(Graham 2008)

Chou R, Deyo R, Devine B, et al. The Effectiveness and Risks of Long-Term Opioid Treatment of Chronic Pain. Evidence Report/Technology Assessment No. 218. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. September 2014.
References CBRG reviews:
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low-back pain (Roelofs 2008)
Opioids compared to placebo or other treatments for chronic low-back pain (Chaparro 2013)

Eck JC, Sharan A, Ghogawala Z, Resnick DK, Watters WC 3rd, Mummaneni PV, Dailey AT, Choudhri TF, Groff MW, Wang JC, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG.
Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 7: Lumbar fusion for intractable low-back pain without stenosis or spondylolisthesis. J Neurosurg Spine 2014; 21(1):42-7. doi: 10.3171/2014.4.SPINE14270. PMID: 24980584.
References CBRG reviews:
Surgery for degenerative lumber spondylosis (Gibson 2005)

NASS Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines Committee. Diagnosis and Treatment of Degenerative Lumbar Spondylolisthesis. 1-121. North American Spine Society. 2014.
References CBRG reviews:
Acupuncture for (sub)acute non-specific low-back pain (Protocol). (Furlan 2011)
Exercises for mechanical neck disorders (Kay 2012)
Mechanical traction for neck pain with or without radiculopathy (Graham 2008)

Medicinal and injection therapies for mechanical neck disorders (Peloso 2007)
Patient education for neck pain (Gross 2012)
Radiofrequency denervation for neck and back pain (Niemisto 2003)
Rehabilitation following surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis (McGregor 2013)
Surgery for degenerative lumbar spondylosis (Gibson 2000)
Surgery for degenerative lumbar spondylosis (Gibson 2005)

Surgery for lumbar disc prolapse (Gibson 1998)

Surgical versus non-surgical treatment for lumbar spinal stenosis (Protocol). (Zaina 2012)

Traction for low-back pain (Clarke 2007)
Total disc replacement for chronic back pain in the presence of disc degeneration (Jacobs 2012)

NASS Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines Committee. Diagnosis and treatment of lumbar disc herniation with radiculadult isthmic spondylolisthesis. 1-89. North American Spine Society. 2014.
References CBRG reviews:
Surgery for degenerative lumbar spondylosis (Gibson 2000)
Surgical versus non-surgical treatment for lumbar spinal stenosis (Protocol) (Zaina 2012)

Resnick DK, Watters WC 3rd, Sharan A, et al. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 9: Lumbar fusion for stenosis with spondylolisthesisJ Neurosurg Spine 2014; 21(1):54-61. doi: 10.3171/2014.4.SPINE14274. PMID: 24980586.
References CBRG reviews:
Surgery for degenerative lumber spondylosis (Gibson 2005)


Resnick DK, Watters WC 3rd, Mummaneni PV, et al. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 10: Lumbar fusion for stenosis without spondylolisthesis. J Neurosurg Spine 2014; 21(1):62-6. doi: 10.3171/2014.4.SPINE14275. PMID: 24980587.
References CBRG reviews:
Surgery for degenerative lumber spondylosis (Gibson 2005)

State of Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, Division of Workers’ Compensation. Low back pain: medical treatment guidelines. Revised: February 3, 2014; Effective: March 30, 2014.
References CBRG reviews:
Acupuncture for neck disorders (Trinh 2006)
Back schools for non-specific low-back pain (Heymans 2005)
Botulinum toxin for subacute/chronic neck pain (Langevin 2011)
Botulinum toxin injections for low-back pain and sciatica (Waseem 2011)
Chinese herbal medicine for chronic neck pain due to cervical degenerative disc disease (Cui 2010)
Conservative treatments for whiplash (Verhagen 2007)
Electrotherapy for neck pain (Kroeling 2009)
Exercise therapy for treatment of non-specific low back pain (Hayden 2005)
Exercises for mechanical neck disorders (Kay 2012)
Injection therapy for subacute and chronic low-back pain (Staal 2008)
Lumbar supports for prevention and treatment of low-back pain (van Duijvenbode 2008)
Manipulation or mobilisation for neck pain (Gross 2010)
Massage for low-back pain (Furlan 2008)
Massage for mechanical neck disorders (Patel 2012)
Mechanical traction for neck pain with or without radiculopathy (Graham 2008)
Medicinal and injection therapies for mechanical neck disorders (Peloso 2007)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for neck and shoulder pain among working age adults (Karjalainen 2003)
Muscle relaxants for non-specific low-back pain (van Tulder 2003)
Nonoperative treatment for lumbar spinal stenosis with neurogenic claudication (Ammendolia 2013)
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low-back pain. (Roelofs 2008)
Patient education for neck pain (Gross 2012)
Physical examination for lumbar radiculopathy due to disc herniation in patients with low-back pain (van der Windt 2010)
Prolotherapy injections for chronic low-back pain (Dagenais 2007)
Opioids compared to placebo or other treatments for chronic low-back pain. (Chaparro 2013)
Radiofrequency denervation for neck and back pain (Niemisto 2003)
Red flags to screen for vertebral fracture in patients presenting with low-back pain (Williams 2013)
Single or double-level anterior interbody fusion techniques for cervical degenerative disc disease (Jacobs 2013)
Spinal manipulative therapy for acute low-back pain (Rubinstein 2012)

Watters WC 3rd, Resnick DK, Eck JC, et al. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 13: Injection therapies, low-back pain, and lumbar fusion. J Neurosurg Spine 2014; 21(1):79-90. doi: 10.3171/2014.4.SPINE14281. PMID: 24980590.
References CBRG reviews:
Acupuncture and dry-needling for low-back pain (Furlan 2005)
Injection therapy for subacute and chronic low-back pain (Staal 2008)

Dailey AT, Ghogawala Z, Choudhri TF, et al. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 14: Brace therapy as an adjunct to or substitute for lumbar fusion. J Neurosurg Spine 2014; 21(1):91-101. doi: 10.3171/2014.4.SPINE14282. PMID: 24980591.
References CBRG reviews:
Lumbar supports for prevention and treatment of low-back pain (van Tulder 2000)
Lumbar supports for prevention and treatment of low-back pain (van Duijvenbode 2008)