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NICE pushes through guidance limiting GP prescribing options for low back pain


I notice in the comments here (mostly the anonymous ones) and alarming tendency to ignore the evidence. I have every sympathy with doctors. It must be hard to say to patients that there isn't much we can do. Bu I have little sympathy for doctors who solve that problem by offering false hope and ineffective treatments. Nicholas Cooke sums it up nicely "There isn't a medication for every situation. Sorry."

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06 Dec 2016

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