Musculoskeletal (MSK) Clinical Recommendations & Guidelines
Choosing Wisely® Recommendation: Don't do imaging for low back pain within the first six weeks, unless red flags are present.
Access the clinical practice guideline endorsed by the AAFP on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain.
Access the AAFP preventive service recommendations on the use of interventions for low back pain.
Access the Clinical Practice Guideline on Opioid Prescribing for Chronic Pain categorized by the AAFP with Affirmation of Value.
Access the AAFP preventive service recommendations on screening for osteoporosis.
Access the AAFP preventive service recommendation on screening for scoliosis.
View the AAFP Choosing Wisely® recommendation on screening adolescents for scoliosis.
Access the clinical practice guideline endorsed by the AAFP on the Treatment of Low Bone Density or Osteoporosis.