Guidelines. There are guidelines everywhere!
This post talks about some of the newer
guidelines for interprofessional teamwork between chiropractors and other
healthcare providers to enhance the healing of Groton back
pain and neck pain sufferers. Exercises are a core part of back
pain prevention alongside management that all providers support
and all providers are concerned aren’t
always done. Chiropractors like your own
at Shoreline Medical Services/ Hutter Chiropractic Office are health promoters and work to do that in the nicest,
most helpful way! Let us work
together to get you better.
GUIDELINES FOR PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Quality in healthcare delivery is discussed a lot. Providers and
patients want the best quality care possible in
delivering care and getting care. Interprofessional
collaboration is on the top of the list when researchers
analyze systems for the care of back pain like suitable
use of screening and preventive services. (1) Researchers have also assembled 70 quality indicators for chiropractic
delivery that are standardized as well as evidence-based that take
into consideration patient concerns and higher
clinical outcomes. (2) Physical activity certainly is a component
of a quality chiropractic healthcare plan for Groton pain relief.
BENEFITS OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY FOR BACK PAIN AND NECK PAIN
In a recent survey, chiropractors reported
that the biggest concern they held in treating back
pain patients was patient follow through (coming to appointments, doing exercises, following at-home
instructions, etc.). (3) In another survey, 90% of chiropractors stated
that they were optimistic about healthier patient
lifestyles. These chiropractors also reported that they were actively
engaged in promoting physical activity, suggesting
exercises to patients for their particular issue, asking
how the exercises are going, and counseling patients in the
proper way to do exercises as well as benefit that comes from exercising. (4) One way that patients seem
to respond more positively and be more willing to do
physical activity is the use of a mobile app. Apps
that are build built around reported pain, pain intensity, and app features
like audio explanation and animation of each exercise are well received. (5) Doing the right exercises in the right way typically
brings about the rightfully desired outcome.
ADD IN SOME DIAPHRAGMATIC BREATHING!
Core stabilization exercises are usually
recommended to back pain patients. A new study that added
in diaphragmatic breathing exercises recorded many advantages
for chronic low back pain patients: improved muscle activity, chest
expansion, quality of sleep, improved disability and physical activity
and pain scores, reduced fear avoidance, and better
physical activity, and more. (6) As a part of
your healthcare team, your chiropractor at Shoreline Medical Services/ Hutter Chiropractic Office feels a responsibility
to promote physical activity so that you can manage your own
health a bit more. Our younger Groton back
pain and neck pain sufferers get positive results. Our older adults who deal
with aches and pains and/or back pain and/or neck pain get
positive results, too!
CONTACT Shoreline Medical Services/ Hutter Chiropractic Office
Listen to this PODCAST
with Dr. Tony Barton on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr.
Michael Johnson as he shares the effectiveness of
The Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management in treating chronic
low back pain.
Schedule your Groton chiropractic
appointment now. Don’t let guidelines worry
you when it comes to managing your back pain or neck pain. Shoreline Medical Services/ Hutter Chiropractic Office tracks
the latest guideline developments and implements the
ones that seem most appropriate for your pain relief.