Non-specific lower back treatment information

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NHS spend 500 million/year on non-specific lower back pain and at least 3500 million on lost production as a result of lower back pain according to a document was published by NICE.   A) I would like to know how much Manchester trust spend on the cases and lost production?  B) Can I have the breakdown cost of (specialist, psychologist, injections, physiotherapist…. etc)? C) what is the success rate of the treatment? D) How long does the patient stay under pain management clinic on average? E) What is the percentage of these patients who become disable or considered as disable?   How much does NHS Manchester trust spend on bulged disc (Laminectomy, discectomy) operations for lower back?    3) What is the current waiting time for bulged disc (Laminectomy, discectomy) operation for lower back?   4) How much does each bulged disc (Laminectomy, discectomy) operation cost for lower back pain? Can I have a breakdown of: can I have break down of the cost:   A) Cost of the operation? B) Cost of staying in hospital? C) Cost of after care (nurses, physiotherapist and any other after care)   5) What is the success rate of bulged disc (Laminectomy, discectomy) operation for lower back?    6) What are the risks of bulged disc (Laminectomy, discectomy) operations for lower back? How much does it cost NHS Manchester to rectify these risks?   7) Has bulged disc (Laminectomy, discectomy) operations for lower back been suspended during the last year?    8) Are the NHS carrying out bulged disc (Laminectomy, discectomy) operations for lower back?  

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Manchester CCG does not hold this information.  Please contact Manchester Foundation Trust   https://mft.nhs.uk/freedom-of-information