Medical Treatment Guidelines

The Medical Treatment Guidelines Unit develops clinical practice guidelines based on the most up-to-date evidence. Our nine guidelines address occupational injuries that frequently occur in the Colorado workers’ compensation system and that are expensive to treat.

Exhibits

Additional Resources for Low Back Pain Guidelines:

  • Exhibit 2A – Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) Guidelines - Adopted Version
    • Exhibit 2A Referenced – Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) Guidelines - Referenced Version with Bibliography 
  • Exhibit 2B – Moderate/Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (M/S TBI) Guidelines - Adopted Version
    • Exhibit 2B Referenced – Moderate/Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (M/S TBI) Guidelines - Referenced Version with Bibliography

Additional Resources for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI):

Additional Resources for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS) Guidelines:

Additional Resources for Shoulder Injury (SHO):

Additional Resources for Cumulative Trauma Conditions (CTC):

Additional Resources for Lower Extremity (LE):

Additional Resources for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome/Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (CRPS/RSD):

Additional Resources for Cervical Spine Injury (CSI):

Additional Resources for Chronic Pain Disorder (CPD):

Contact Us

Division of Workers' Compensation
633 17th Street, Suite 400
Denver, CO 80202
303-318-8700
1-888-390-7936 (Toll-Free)
303-318-8710 (Fax)
cdle_wccustomer_service@state.co.us