Association of Pharmacy
Technicians UK (APTUK)
The Professional Leadership Body for Pharmacy Technicians

Low back pain


Focusing on low back pain

This modules aims to help understanding of low back pain and sciatica, and the management options for each.

Learning objectives

After reading this module, pharmacy technicians will:

  • Counsel patients who seek advice for low back pain and sciatica 
  • Explain the treatment options that are available 
  • Recognise the red flag symptoms that require urgent medical attention.

Originally Published by Training Matters

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