Table 6

Management routes and service referrals routinely provided or arranged by therapists for patients with NC

Physiotherapy treatment

Spinal injection clinic

MSK Physician referral

Spinal Surgeon referral

Pain Management service

Back to Fitness physio Group

Referral back to GP


Number of therapists (percentage)

48 (96.0%)

26 (52.0%)

25 (50.0%)

22 (44.0%)

21

(42.0%)

8 (16.0%)

8 (16.0%)


Comer et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2009 10:121   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-10-121

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