Rheumatology - Back pain
Checked: 13-10-2022 by vicky.ryan Next Review: 11-10-2024
Description of service
Rheumatological disorders in adults, including inflammatory arthritis and axial spondyloarthritis.
Who to refer: Refer patients to rheumatology only if low back pain started before the age of 45 years, lasting longer than 3 months, if 4 or more of the additional criteria are also present - see referral form
How to refer:
Refer via eRS including the Referral form for suspected axial spondyloarthritis
Referral contact details: