Opioids Not More Effective for Back Pain

According to a study in the journal Internist, “Opioids are no more effective than non- opioid medications in the treatment of acute and chronic low back pain.” Download this whitepaper to learn how chiropractic care is helping combat the opioid crisis.

Wertli, M.M. & Steurer, J. Pain medications for acute and chronic low back pain. Internist (2018). 2018 Aug 16. doi: 10.1007/s00108-018-0475-5. [Epub ahead of print]

 

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