A new article in the Journal of Family Practice endorsed a select group of therapies that show “good-quality patient-oriented evidence” for managing chronic low back pain:
- Recommend a trial of either acupuncture, mindfulness training, or spinal manipulation for patients with chronic low back pain
- Recommend tai chi as an exercise modality for patients with osteoarthritis
Lemmon R et al. Nonpharmacologic treatment of chronic pain: What works? J Fam
Pract. 2018 Aug;67(8):474;477;480;483.