“Wait and See” Approach May Prove Costly to Patients and Insurances

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For years the medical model for treatment of musculoskeletal pain, including low back pain, included a period of “wait and see” to monitor symptoms prior to the initiation of physical therapy rehabilitation. A recent study published in Spine indicates that this may no longer be the most appropriate practice, and in fact, may lengthen injury […]