Resource Summary

Clinical Question:
In patients with lower back pain^ do lumbar X-rays modify any patient outcome?

Bottom-line:
In non-specific low back pain^ X-rays do nothing to improve outcomes and may worsen some (such as pain)


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Publication Date: 2013-8-27
Last Updated on PCR: 2017-03-31 17:11:24