Jmiller

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Name: Joyce Miller
Date registered: April 3, 2012
URL: http://www.aahs.org

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Application of “Less is More” to low back pain

by jmiller on March 3, 2015

“An initiative of the National Physicians Alliance, the project titled “Promoting Good Stewardship in Clinical Practice”, developed a list of the top 5 activities in primary care for which changes in practice could lead to higher-quality care and better use of finite clinical resources.  One of the top 5 recommendations was “Don’t do imaging for low back pain within the first 6 weeks unless red flags are present.”  This article presents data that support this recommendation.  (Arch Intern Med, July 2012) Click here to read full-text