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1. Properties of Thermal Analgesia in a Human Chronic Low Back Pain Model Full Text available with Trip Pro

Properties of Thermal Analgesia in a Human Chronic Low Back Pain Model Properties of Thermal Analgesia in a Human Chronic Low Back Pain Model - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily unavailable. COVID-19 is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation. Get the latest public health information from CDC: . Get the latest research from NIH (...) Optional text in email: Save Cancel Create a file for external citation management software Create file Cancel Your RSS Feed Name of RSS Feed: Number of items displayed: Create RSS Cancel RSS Link Copy Actions Cite Display options Display options Format Share Permalink Copy Page navigation J Pain Res Actions . 2020 Aug 13;13:2083-2092. doi: 10.2147/JPR.S260967. eCollection 2020. Properties of Thermal Analgesia in a Human Chronic Low Back Pain Model , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Soovu Labs

2020 EvidenceUpdates

2. Effect of Spinal Manipulative and Mobilization Therapies in Young Adults With Mild to Moderate Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

Effect of Spinal Manipulative and Mobilization Therapies in Young Adults With Mild to Moderate Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial Effect of Spinal Manipulative and Mobilization Therapies in Young Adults With Mild to Moderate Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily (...) /jamanetworkopen.2020.12589. Effect of Spinal Manipulative and Mobilization Therapies in Young Adults With Mild to Moderate Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial , , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond. 2 Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond. 3 Division of Physical Therapy, Ohio University School of Rehabilitation and Communication Sciences, Athens. 4 Ohio

2020 EvidenceUpdates

3. When to order MRI for low back pain

When to order MRI for low back pain Globally, low back pain leads to more years lived with disability than any other symptom or condition. 1 The prevalence of low back pain is higher among middle-aged people, as well as in high-income countries, such as Singapore. 2 As low back pain is largely a self-limiting condition, imaging is not indicated in most cases. When indicated, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the lumbar spine is one of several imaging modalities for low back pain. However, its (...) clinical utility varies with the clinical presentation and working diagnosis. When to order MRI for low back pain Target audience This clinical guidance is relevant to all healthcare professionals ordering MRI of the lumbar spine Objective To enhance appropriate use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) Scope MRI of the lumbar spine for diagnostic investigation of low back pain Published: 1 October 2020 www.ace-hta.gov.sg ACE CLINICAL GUIDANCE Statement of Intent This ACE Clinical Guidance (ACG) provides

2020 Appropriate Care Guides, Agency for Care Effectiveness (Singapore)

4. Photobiomodulation therapy does not decrease pain and disability in people with non-specific low back pain: a systematic review Full Text available with Trip Pro

Photobiomodulation therapy does not decrease pain and disability in people with non-specific low back pain: a systematic review Photobiomodulation therapy does not decrease pain and disability in people with non-specific low back pain: a systematic review - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily unavailable. COVID-19 is an emerging (...) . Photobiomodulation therapy does not decrease pain and disability in people with non-specific low back pain: a systematic review , , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Masters and Doctoral Programs in Physical Therapy, Universidade Cidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; Physiotherapy Research Group, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway. Electronic address: shaiane.tomazoni@gmail.com. 2 Masters and Doctoral Programs in Physical Therapy, Universidade

2020 EvidenceUpdates

5. Comparison of the effects of the Feldenkrais method versus core stability exercise in the management of chronic low back pain: a randomised control trial

Comparison of the effects of the Feldenkrais method versus core stability exercise in the management of chronic low back pain: a randomised control trial Comparison of the effects of the Feldenkrais method versus core stability exercise in the management of chronic low back pain: a randomised control trial - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features (...) : 10.1177/0269215520947069. Online ahead of print. Comparison of the effects of the Feldenkrais method versus core stability exercise in the management of chronic low back pain: a randomised control trial , , , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Department of Sports and Exercise Medicine, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, Iran. 2 Sports Medicine Research Center, Neuroscience Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. 3 Orthopedic Research Center, Mazandaran

2020 EvidenceUpdates

6. Addition of specific hip strengthening exercises to conventional rehabilitation therapy for low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Addition of specific hip strengthening exercises to conventional rehabilitation therapy for low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis Addition of specific hip strengthening exercises to conventional rehabilitation therapy for low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily (...) : 10.1177/0269215520941914. Online ahead of print. Addition of specific hip strengthening exercises to conventional rehabilitation therapy for low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis , , , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Department of Physical Therapy, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil. 2 Postgraduate Program in Medicine and Health, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil. 3 Trata Institute - Knee and Hip Rehabilitation/ITC Vertebral, São Paulo-SP

2020 EvidenceUpdates

7. A study of healthcare utilization in patients with chronic low back pain using Alberta’s administrative health data

A study of healthcare utilization in patients with chronic low back pain using Alberta’s administrative health data application/octet-stream

2020 Institute of Health Economics

8. Nonpharmacologic and Pharmacologic Management of Acute Pain From Non-Low Back, Musculoskeletal Injuries in Adults: A Clinical Guideline From the American College of Physicians and American Academy of Family Physicians. (Abstract)

Nonpharmacologic and Pharmacologic Management of Acute Pain From Non-Low Back, Musculoskeletal Injuries in Adults: A Clinical Guideline From the American College of Physicians and American Academy of Family Physicians. The American College of Physicians (ACP) and American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) developed this guideline to provide clinical recommendations on nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic management of acute pain from non-low back, musculoskeletal injuries in adults (...) in the outpatient setting. The guidance is based on current best available evidence about benefits and harms, taken in the context of costs and patient values and preferences. This guideline does not address noninvasive treatment of low back pain, which is covered by a separate ACP guideline that has also been endorsed by AAFP.This guideline is based on a systematic evidence review on the comparative efficacy and safety of nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic management of acute pain from non-low back

2020 Annals of Internal Medicine

9. Management of Acute Pain From Non-Low Back Musculoskeletal Injuries : A Systematic Review and Network Meta-analysis of Randomized Trials. (Abstract)

Management of Acute Pain From Non-Low Back Musculoskeletal Injuries : A Systematic Review and Network Meta-analysis of Randomized Trials. Patients and clinicians can choose from several treatment options to address acute pain from non-low back musculoskeletal injuries.To assess the comparative effectiveness of outpatient treatments for acute pain from non-low back musculoskeletal injuries by performing a network meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials (RCTs).MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL, PEDro (...) (Physiotherapy Evidence Database), and Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials to 2 January 2020.Pairs of reviewers independently identified interventional RCTs that enrolled patients presenting with pain of up to 4 weeks' duration from non-low back musculoskeletal injuries.Pairs of reviewers independently extracted data. Certainty of evidence was evaluated by using the GRADE (Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation) approach.The 207 eligible studies included 32 959

2020 Annals of Internal Medicine

10. Therapeutic ultrasound for chronic low back pain. (Abstract)

Therapeutic ultrasound for chronic low back pain. This is an update of a Cochrane Review published in 2014. Chronic non-specific low back pain (LBP) has become one of the main causes of disability in the adult population around the world. Although therapeutic ultrasound is not recommended in recent clinical guidelines, it is frequently used by physiotherapists in the treatment of chronic LBP.The objective of this review was to determine the effectiveness of therapeutic ultrasound (...) for imprecision) of little to no difference in the number of participants achieving a 30% reduction in pain in the short term (risk ratio 1.08, 95% CI 0.81 to 1.44; n = 225, 1 RCT). There was low-certainty evidence (downgraded for imprecision and limitations in design) that therapeutic ultrasound has a small effect on back-specific function compared with placebo in the short term (standardised mean difference -0.29, 95% CI -0.51 to -0.07 (MD -1.07, 95% CI -1.89 to -0.26; Roland Morris Disability Questionnaire

2020 Cochrane

11. Comparison of efficacy of a supervised versus non-supervised physical therapy exercise program on the pain, functionality and quality of life of patients with non-specific chronic low-back pain: a randomized controlled trial

Comparison of efficacy of a supervised versus non-supervised physical therapy exercise program on the pain, functionality and quality of life of patients with non-specific chronic low-back pain: a randomized controlled trial Comparison of efficacy of a supervised versus non-supervised physical therapy exercise program on the pain, functionality and quality of life of patients with non-specific chronic low-back pain: a randomized controlled trial - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work (...) on the pain, functionality and quality of life of patients with non-specific chronic low-back pain: a randomized controlled trial , , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Andalusian Health Service, Family Medicine and Primary Care, Distrito Sanitario Málaga, Granada, Spain. 2 Department of Nursing, Physical Therapy and Medicine, University of Almeria, Almeria, Spain. 3 Department of Physical Therapy, University of Granada, Granada, Spain. PMID: 32517498 DOI: Item in Clipboard Comparison of efficacy

2020 EvidenceUpdates

12. Effect of Pregnenolone vs Placebo on Self-reported Chronic Low Back Pain Among US Military Veterans: A Randomized Clinical Trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

Effect of Pregnenolone vs Placebo on Self-reported Chronic Low Back Pain Among US Military Veterans: A Randomized Clinical Trial Effect of Pregnenolone vs Placebo on Self-reported Chronic Low Back Pain Among US Military Veterans: A Randomized Clinical Trial - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily unavailable. National Institutes (...) Name of RSS Feed: Number of items displayed: Create RSS Cancel RSS Link Copy Actions Cite Share Permalink Copy Page navigation JAMA Netw Open Actions . 2020 Mar 2;3(3):e200287. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.0287. Effect of Pregnenolone vs Placebo on Self-reported Chronic Low Back Pain Among US Military Veterans: A Randomized Clinical Trial , , , , , , , , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Durham VA Health Care System, Durham, North Carolina. 2 Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral

2020 EvidenceUpdates

13. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for acute low back pain. (Abstract)

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for acute low back pain. Acute low back pain (LBP) is a common health problem. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are often used in the treatment of LBP, particularly in people with acute LBP. In 2008, a Cochrane Review was published about the efficacy of NSAIDs for LBP (acute, chronic, and sciatica), identifying a small but significant effect in favour of NSAIDs compared to placebo for short-term pain reduction and global improvement (...) (RR 1.48, 95% CI 0.98 to 2.23; 1 RCT, N = 266). There is low quality evidence of no clear difference in short-term reduction of pain intensity between those who took selective COX-2 inhibitor NSAIDs compared to non-selective NSAIDs (mean change from baseline -2.60, 95% CI -9.23 to 4.03; 2 RCTs, N = 437). There is moderate quality evidence of conflicting results for short-term disability improvement between groups (2 RCTs, N = 437). Low quality evidence from one trial (N = 333) reported no clear

2020 Cochrane

14. Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines for Multidisciplinary Spine Care: Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain

Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines for Multidisciplinary Spine Care: Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines for Multidisciplinary Spine Care: Diagnosis & Treatment of Low Back Pain 7075 Veterans Blvd Burr Ridge, IL 60527 630-230-3600 www.spine.org © 2020 North American Spine Society 978-1-929988-65-5Diagnosis & Treatment of Low Back Pain | Preface Recommendations were developed based on a specific definition, inclusion/exclusion criteria, and the resulting (...) literature which excluded conditions such as presence of a neurological deficit or leg pain experienced below the knee, among others. Given the exclusion criteria, these guideline rec- ommendations address a subset of low back pain care as opposed to low back pain in its entirety. This clinical guideline is not intended to be a fixed treatment protocol; it is anticipated that there will be patients who require more or less treatment than what is outlined. This clinical guideline should not be construed

2020 American Academy of Pain Medicine

15. The effect of an integrated multidisciplinary rehabilitation programme alternating inpatient interventions with home-based activities for patients with chronic low back pain: a randomized controlled trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

The effect of an integrated multidisciplinary rehabilitation programme alternating inpatient interventions with home-based activities for patients with chronic low back pain: a randomized controlled trial To compare the effectiveness of an integrated rehabilitation programme with an existing rehabilitation programme in patients with chronic low back pain.A single-centre, pragmatic, two-arm parallel, randomized controlled trial (1:1 ratio).A rheumatology inpatient rehabilitation centre (...) in Denmark.A total of 165 adults (aged ⩾ 18 years) with chronic low back pain.An integrated rehabilitation programme comprising an alternation of three weeks of inpatient stay and 12 weeks of home-based activities was compared with an existing rehabilitation programme of four weeks of inpatient stay.Patient-reported outcomes were collected at baseline and at the 26-week follow-up. The primary outcome was back-specific disability (Oswestry Disability Index). Secondary outcomes included pain intensity

2020 EvidenceUpdates

16. Comparison of intradermal mesotherapy with systemic therapy in the treatment of low back pain: A prospective randomized study (Abstract)

Comparison of intradermal mesotherapy with systemic therapy in the treatment of low back pain: A prospective randomized study Musculoskeletal pain such as low back pain (LBP) are routinely encountered in the ED and contribute to ED overcrowding. The aim of our study was to compare the efficiency of mesotherapy with systemic therapy in pain control in patients with lumbar disk herniation.We conducted this prospective parallel randomized controlled trial with the patients admitted (...) to the emergency department with low back pain related to herniated lumbar disk. Mesotherapy was performed to one group, while intravenous dexketoprofen was administered to the control group. Changes in pain intensity at 15th minute, 30th minute, 60th minute and 24th hours after treatment using Visual Analogue Scale (VAS), need to use analgesic drug within 24 h after treatment, and adverse effect of the treatment methods were compared between groups.The decreases in pain intensity were statistically

2020 EvidenceUpdates

17. Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain

Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines for Multidisciplinary Spine Care: Diagnosis & Treatment of Low Back Pain 7075 Veterans Blvd Burr Ridge, IL 60527 630-230-3600 www.spine.org © 2020 North American Spine Society 978-1-929988-65-5Diagnosis & Treatment of Low Back Pain | Preface Recommendations were developed based on a specific definition, inclusion/exclusion criteria, and the resulting literature which excluded conditions such as presence (...) of a neurological deficit or leg pain experienced below the knee, among others. Given the exclusion criteria, these guideline rec- ommendations address a subset of low back pain care as opposed to low back pain in its entirety. This clinical guideline is not intended to be a fixed treatment protocol; it is anticipated that there will be patients who require more or less treatment than what is outlined. This clinical guideline should not be construed as including all proper methods of care or excluding other

2020 North American Spine Society

18. Ibuprofen Plus Acetaminophen Versus Ibuprofen Alone for Acute Low Back Pain: An Emergency Department-based Randomized Study (Abstract)

Ibuprofen Plus Acetaminophen Versus Ibuprofen Alone for Acute Low Back Pain: An Emergency Department-based Randomized Study Patients with low back pain (LBP) are often treated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). NSAIDs are modestly effective for LBP, but many patients with LBP continue to suffer despite treatment with these medications. We compared pain and functional outcomes 1 week after emergency department (ED) discharge among patients randomized to a 1-week course (...) LBP educational session prior to discharge. The primary outcome was improvement on the RMDQ between ED discharge and 1 week later. One secondary outcome was pain intensity, as measured on a 4-point descriptive scale (severe, moderate, mild, none) at 1 week.Enrollment began in October 2018. A total of 120 patients met selection criteria and were randomized. Baseline demographic characteristics were comparable between the two groups. By 1 week after the ED visit, patients randomized to ibuprofen

2020 EvidenceUpdates

19. Low Back Pain in the Emergency Department: Prevalence of Serious Spinal Pathologies and Diagnostic Accuracy of Red Flags - A Systematic Review Full Text available with Trip Pro

Low Back Pain in the Emergency Department: Prevalence of Serious Spinal Pathologies and Diagnostic Accuracy of Red Flags - A Systematic Review Very little evidence is available on the prevalence of serious spinal pathologies and the diagnostic accuracy of red flags in patients presenting to the emergency department (ED). This systematic review aims to investigate the prevalence of serious spinal pathologies and the diagnostic accuracy of red flags in patients presenting with low back pain

2019 EvidenceUpdates

20. Efficacy of antibiotic treatment in patients with chronic low back pain and Modic changes (the AIM study): double blind, randomised, placebo controlled, multicentre trial. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Efficacy of antibiotic treatment in patients with chronic low back pain and Modic changes (the AIM study): double blind, randomised, placebo controlled, multicentre trial. To assess the efficacy of three months of antibiotic treatment compared with placebo in patients with chronic low back pain, previous disc herniation, and vertebral endplate changes (Modic changes).Double blind, parallel group, placebo controlled, multicentre trial.Hospital outpatient clinics at six hospitals in Norway.180 (...) patients with chronic low back pain, previous disc herniation, and type 1 (n=118) or type 2 (n=62) Modic changes enrolled from June 2015 to September 2017.Patients were randomised to three months of oral treatment with either 750 mg amoxicillin or placebo three times daily. The allocation sequence was concealed by using a computer generated number on the prescription.The primary outcome was the Roland-Morris Disability Questionnaire (RMDQ) score (range 0-24) at one year follow-up in the intention

2019 BMJ