JAMA publication for Raymond Ostelo, Hanneke van Dongen and Maurits van Tulder

AMS members Raymond Ostelo, Hanneke van Dongen (photo) and Maurits van Tulder (all FELS, VU) et al. have published the paper Effect of Radiofrequency Denervation on Pain Intensity Among Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain. The Mint Randomized Clinical Trials in the July 4th issue of JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association, IF 44.405). In the paper the authors evaluate the effectiveness of radiofrequency denervation added to a standardized exercise program for patients with chronic low back pain.