CBN Utilization 2017

2017

USA

American College of Physicians (ACP). Noninvasive Treatments for Acute, Subacute, and Chronic Low Back Pain: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians. February 2017.

References CBN reviews:

Antidepressants for non-specific low back pain (Urquhart 2008)
Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back pain (Assendelft 2010)
Massage for low-back pain (Furlan 2008)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for chronic low back pain (Kamper 2014)
Muscle relaxants for non-specific low-back pain (van Tulder 2003)
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low back pain (Roelofs 2008)
Opioids compared with placebo or other treatments for chronic low back pain (Chaparro 2013)
Spinal manipulative therapy for acute low-back pain (Rubenstein 2012)
Spinal manipulative therapy for chronic low-back pain (Rubenstein 2012)
Superficial heat or cold for low back pain (French 2006)
Therapeutic ultrasound for chronic low-back pain (Ebadi 2014)
Traction for low-back pain with or without sciatica (Wegner 2013)

 Netherlands

Bons SCS, Borg MAJP, Van den Donk M, Koes BW, Kuijpers T, Ostelo RWJG, Schaafstra A, Spinnewijn WEM, Verburg-Oorthuizen AFE, Verweij HA. NHG guideline for aspecific low-back pain. February 2017.

References CBN reviews:

Advice to rest in bed versus advice to stay active for acute low-back pain and sciatica (Dahm 2010) 
Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back pain (Assendelft 2010)
Exercise therapy for treatment of nonspecific low back pain (Hayder 2005)
Injection therapy for subacute and chronic low back pain (Steel 2008)
Muscle relaxants for non-specific low-back pain (van Tulder 2003)
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low back pain (Roelofs 2008)
Opioids compared with placebo or other treatments for chronic low back pain (Chaparro 2013)
Pilates for low back pain (Yamato 2015)
Radiofrequency denervation for chronic low back pain (Maas 2015)
Spinal manipulative therapy for chronic low-back pain (Rubenstein 2012)
Total disc replacement for chronic back pain in the presence of disc degeneration (Jacobs 2012)