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Accession Number ADA575229
Title Treatment-Based Classification versus Usual Care for Management of Low Back Pain.
Publication Date Aug 2012
Media Count 7p
Personal Author D. Rhon D. Teyhen J. Cleland J. Fritz
Abstract Compare the effectiveness and subsequent healthcare use associated with early physical therapy access compared with a stepped usual care approach based on current low back pain management guidelines. SCOPE: Active duty Soldiers with low back pain 1 year follow-up period No research findings to report at this time as we are early in the recruitment/enrollment process. During the one year period described in this report, the majority of the time was spent on attaining IRB approval, hiring research personnel, and adequate training to begin the research study. All plans were in place and the study was ready to begin enrollment in in March 2012. Not enough data has been collected from which to make any conclusions or summarize any substantial findings.
Keywords Active duty
Army personnel
Low back pain
Military readiness
Physical therapy
Primary care

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 57E - Clinical Medicine
Corporate Author Geneva Foundation, Lakewood, WA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Annual rept. 1 Aug 2011-31 Jul 2012.
NTIS Issue Number 1319
Contract Number W81XWH-11-1-0657

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