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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Development of a screening tool predicting the transition from acute to chronic low back pain for patients in a GP setting: Protocol of a multinational prospective cohort study

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
1. Patients attending GP clinic with acute LBP 1. Chronic LBP
2. Age 18–65 years 2. Specific LBP
3. Good understanding of English (NZ) or German (CH) 3. Comorbidity determining overall well-being
4. Written consent 4. Pregnancy
  5. Expected loss to follow-up
  6. Unwillingness to complete questionnaires