General Guideline Principles for Bisphosphonates
for CRPS for workers compensation patients
New York State workers compensation board has developed these guidelines to help physicians, podiatrists, and other healthcare professionals provide appropriate treatment for Bisphosphonates for CRPS.
These Workers Compensation Board guidelines are intended to assist healthcare professionals in making decisions regarding the appropriate level of care for their patients with ankle and foot disorders.
The guidelines are not a substitute for clinical judgement or professional experience. The ultimate decision regarding care must be made by the patient in consultation with his or her healthcare provider.
Bisphosphonates for CRPS
Bisphosphonates for CRPS are recommended for CRPS individuals who have tried physical therapy therapies.
Indications: Acute to moderate as well as chronic phases of moderate or severe CRPS are indications. Should be incorporated within a functional restoration plan where the main prescriptions are for strengthening, cardio, and other functional exercises.
Taken in either oral or parenteral formulations; frequency; dose; duration. Alendronate 40 mg daily for eight weeks, Clodronate 300 mg IV daily for ten days, Alendronate 7.5 mg IV daily for three days, Pamidronate 60 mg IV for one dose, and Etidronate 100 mg IV every ten days for forty days have all been suggested as treatment regimens.
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