CBRG Utilization 2007

2007

Europe

The British Pain Society. Recommended guidelines for Pain Management Programmes for adults. i-27. 2007. The British Pain Society.
References CBRG review:

Back schools for non-specific low-back pain (Heymans 2005)

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, Podniece Z, Topic Centre Working Environment, et al. Work-related musculoskeletal disorders: back to work report. 1-100. 2007. Belgium, Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European communities, 2007.
References CBRG reviews:
Back schools for non-specific low-back pain (Heymans 2004)
Multidisciplinary bio-psycho-social rehabilitation for chronic low back pain (Guzman 2003)
Work conditioning, work hardening and functional restoration for workers with back and neck pain (Schonstein 2002)

North America (USA)

Boswell MV, Trescot AM, Datta S, Schultz DM, Hansen HC, Abdi S et al. Interventional techniques: Evidence-based practice guidelines in the management of chronic spinal pain. Pain Physician 10[1], 7-111. 2007.
References CBRG reviews:
Exercises for mechanical neck disorders (Kay 2005)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for neck and shoulder pain among working age adults (Karjalainen 2003)
Spinal manipulative therapy for low-back pain (Assendelft 2004)
Traction for low-back pain with or without sciatica (Clarke 2005)
Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for chronic low-back pain (Khadilkar 2005)

References CBRG reviews:
Acupuncture and dry-needling for low-back pain (Furlan 2005)
Advice to stay active as a single treatment for low-back pain and sciatica (Hilde 2002)
Back schools for non-specific low-back pain (Heymans 2004)
Bed rest for acute low-back pain and sciatica (Hagen 2004)
Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back pain (Ostelo 2005)
Herbal medicine for low-back pain (Gagnier 2006)
Lumbar supports for prevention and treatment of low-back pain (van Tulder 2000)
Massage for low-back pain (Furlan 2002)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for neck and shoulder pain among working age adults (Karjalainen 2001)
Muscle relaxants for non-specific low-back pain (van Tulder 2003)
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low-back pain (van Tulder 2000)
Physical conditioning programs for improving work outcomes in workers with back pain (Schaafsma 2003)
Superficial heat or cold for low back pain (French 2006)
Surgery for lumbar disc prolapse (Gibson 2000)
Traction for low-back pain with or without sciatica (Clarke 2006)

North American Spine Society (NASS). Diagnosis and Treatment of Degenerative Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. 2007. Burr Ridge (IL), North American Spine Society (NASS).
References CBRG reviews:
Lumbar supports for prevention and treatment of low back pain (van Tulder 2000)
Surgery for degenerative lumbar spondylosis (Gibson 2000)
Surgery for degenerative lumbar spondylosis (Gibson 2005)