Priority 13 from the Scoliosis PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What are the most effective combinations of treatment (drugs, physiotherapy, alternative therapies) and self-management approaches (exercise, yoga) to manage pain post-surgery?  (JLA PSP Priority 13)
Overall ranking 13
JLA question ID 0059/13
Explanatory note Not available for this PSP

Previous related research studies - 

None identified

Health Research Classification System category Musculoskeletal
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples What is the best short and long term pain relief for a scoliosis patient both pre and post surgery? ~ Some young people experience significant pain and tingling after scoliosis surgery that can be debilitating, intrusive and go on for years. What can be done to prevent this from occurring and what interventions are effective? ~ What is the best way to manage pain after Harrington rod surgery? ~ Is Pilates effective for pain management post surgery?
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0059
PSP name Scoliosis
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 54  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the PSP final report held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 4 November 2017