Non Pharmacologic approaches to Low Back Pain…

Annals of IM has given a nice review on non pharmacological interventions in back pain. Of note physical therapy, accupuncture, graduated exercise and spinal manipulation seem to be the most evidenced based approaches. It is a good reminder that most back pain can and should be treated conservatively, with MRI and surgery reserved for “red flag” presentations and symptoms.

Annals on Low Back Pain

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