CPGs Currently Under Development

Clinical Practice Guidelines Currently Under Revision or Development

In Development
  • Distal Radius Fractures (collaborating with the Hand Rehabilitation Section) (Lead Author: Saurabh Mehta, PT, MS, PhD)
  • Shoulder Instability (collaborating with the Sports Section) (Co-Lead Authors: Amee Seitz, PT, PhD, DPT, OCS and Tim Uhl, PT, ATC, PhD, FNATA)
  • Prevention of Chronic Pain Associated with Common Musculoskeletal Conditions (collaboration with Education Sections) (Lead Author: David Morrisette, PT, PhD)
  • Pelvic Pain (collaboration with Section on Women’s Health) (Lead Author: Meryl Alappattu, DPT, PhD)
  • Temporomandibular Disorders: Diagnosis and Management (Lead Author: Janey Prodoehl, PT, PhD)
  • Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy (Lead Author: Francois Desmeules, PT, PhD
Planned Clinical Practice Guidelines:
  • Shoulder Rotator Cuff Syndrome (will be initiated follow completion of the Shoulder Instability Guidelines)
Revisions in Development
  • Neck Pain (Lead Author: Peter Blanpied, PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT) – published in July 2017 issue of JOSPT
  • Shoulder Adhesive Capsulitis (Lead Author: Ellen Shanley PhD, PT, OCS, CSCS)
  • Clinical Guidance to Optimize Work Participation After Injury or Illness (Lead Author: Deirdre Daily, published in August 2021)
  • Physical Therapy Evaluation and Treatment After Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (Lead Author: Catherine C. Quatman-Yates, published in April 2020)
  • Hand Pain and Sensory Deficits: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (Lead Author: Mia Erickson, published in March 2019)
  • Hip Pain and Mobility Deficits – Hip OA (Lead Author: Thomas J. Koc, published in 2017)
  • Achilles Pain (Lead Author: RobRoy Martin, published in 2018)