Research Updates

One LBP intervention does not fit all

RTWMatters team

Is there such a thing as too much early intervention for workers with lower back injuries?

Take home messages Before offering early intervention to workers with LBP, it may be useful to understand whether or not they are at high risk of developing a disability. Some evidence suggests that high-risk and moderate-risk workers respond differently to different types of early intervention. One-size-fits all, high-intensity interventions may actually delay recovery for workers with LBP who have only a moderate risk of developi...

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