Course Director

Michael Fordis, MD

Sr. Associate Dean and Director,
Center for Collaborative & Interactive Technologies,
Director, The John M. Eisenberg Center for Clinical Decisions
and Communications Science,
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas


David Gilchrist, MD

Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, Massachusetts

Accredited by

Baylor College of Medicine

Course Description

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

- Describe the evidence regarding the effectiveness and harms of noninvasive treatments for nonradicular acute and chronic low back pain.

- Describe the evidence regarding the effectiveness and harms of noninvasive treatments for radicular low back pain.

- Describe the gaps in the current evidence base and areas needing additional research regarding noninvasive treatments for low back pain.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:0.50 Credits
Release Date:2016-Nov-01
Expiration Date:2018-Nov-01
Estimated Time for Completion:30 minutes
Registration Required:Yes

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