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Table 6 Cognitive-behavioural rehabilitation.

From: Subacute and chronic, non-specific back and neck pain: cognitive-behavioural rehabilitation versus primary care. A randomized controlled trial

Rehabilitation period (days) Total period 328 (± 195); median 283 (IQR215) Investigation and treatment phase 42 (± 18); median 40 (IQR22) Action phase 287 (± 193); median 249 (IQR232)
  Consultations
  One-to-one Treatment measure At conferences In total
Physician 7.3 (± 5.2) Administration of sick-listing 61/61 (100%) 10.6 (± 6.8) 17.9 (± 11.0)
   Prescription of drugs 53/61 (87%)   
   Cortisone injections 9/61 (15%)   
Physiotherapist 7.8 (± 4.9) Graded activity 61/61 (100%) 4.6 (± 3.4) 12.4 (± 7.1)
   Orthopaedic manual therapy 15/61 (25%)   
Psychologist or social worker 4.8 (± 5.2) Cognitive-behavioural therapy 58/61 (95%) 3.4 (± 3.0) 8.2 (± 7.8)
Health-care adviser 6.2 (± 4.8) Applied relaxation 48/61 (79%) .3 (± .8) 6.6 (± 5.3)
Conferences:     
   Team conferences 8.6 (± 5.7)    
Vocational conf. (incl. workpl. visits) 2.4 (± 2.4) Vocational training 32/61 (52%)   
  __________    __________
Sum of treatment occasions 37.1 (± 19.2)   Sum of consultations 45.1 (± 22.8)
Physical activity (days/week):     
   Exercise programme 5.5 (± 2.2)    
   Gym training 1.0 (± 1.3)    
  1. Specification of measures. Number of consultations (mean (SD)) unless otherwise stated.
  2. SD = Standard deviation; IQR = Inter-quartile range.