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Top results for chronic pain

61. Acupuncture shown to have benefits for treatment of some chronic pain

Acupuncture shown to have benefits for treatment of some chronic pain Acupuncture shown to have benefits for treatment of some chronic pain Discover Portal Discover Portal Acupuncture shown to have benefits for treatment of some chronic pain Published on 20 June 2017 doi: Acupuncture is not a placebo for treatment of chronic pain. This NIHR-funded systematic review shows that acupuncture is better than usual care and sham acupuncture for pain from musculoskeletal conditions, knee osteoarthritis (...) and chronic headache. This NIHR review was large with over 140 trials overall, and the direct comparison with sham acupuncture helps to address uncertainty around whether acupuncture gives clinical benefit above a “placebo effect.” Acupuncture had a smaller effect on pain when compared with sham acupuncture than when compared with no acupuncture, but both comparisons showed statistically significant differences. Acupuncture also improved quality of life compared with standard care and was assessed

2019 NIHR Dissemination Centre

62. Intervertebral disc therapies for non-specific chronic low back pain: protocol for a systematic review

Intervertebral disc therapies for non-specific chronic low back pain: protocol for a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web

2019 PROSPERO

63. Acupuncture for treating chronic spinal pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol

Acupuncture for treating chronic spinal pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address

2019 PROSPERO

64. Acupoint injection for chronic non-specific low back pain: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials

Acupoint injection for chronic non-specific low back pain: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence

2019 PROSPERO

65. Acceptance and commitment therapy for chronic pain: protocol of a systematic review and individual participant data meta-analysis

Acceptance and commitment therapy for chronic pain: protocol of a systematic review and individual participant data meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne

2019 PROSPERO

66. Prevalence of chronic pain in developing countries - a meta-analysis

Prevalence of chronic pain in developing countries - a meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect measures

2019 PROSPERO

67. Risk and protective factors of chronic post-surgical pain after total knee replacement

Risk and protective factors of chronic post-surgical pain after total knee replacement Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing

2019 PROSPERO

68. Risk and protective factors of chronic post-surgical pain after breast surgery

Risk and protective factors of chronic post-surgical pain after breast surgery Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect

2019 PROSPERO

69. Prevalence and predictors of opioid use disorder following prescription of opioids for chronic non-cancer pain: a systematic review of observational studies

Prevalence and predictors of opioid use disorder following prescription of opioids for chronic non-cancer pain: a systematic review of observational studies Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith

2019 PROSPERO

70. Tackling chronic opioid use in non-cancer pain: a realist review

Tackling chronic opioid use in non-cancer pain: a realist review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect measures

2019 PROSPERO

71. Systematic review with meta-analysis of chronic physical illness, mental health disorders and psychological features as risk factors for back pain in childhood to young adulthood

Systematic review with meta-analysis of chronic physical illness, mental health disorders and psychological features as risk factors for back pain in childhood to young adulthood Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email

2019 PROSPERO

72. Effectiveness of aerobic exercise in the treatment of older adults with chronic musculoskeletal pain: a systematic review

Effectiveness of aerobic exercise in the treatment of older adults with chronic musculoskeletal pain: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence

2019 PROSPERO

73. Effectiveness of physical therapy on nociceptive pain processing alterations in patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain: systematic review and meta-analysis

Effectiveness of physical therapy on nociceptive pain processing alterations in patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain: systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr

2019 PROSPERO

74. Therapeutic exercises in the treatment of non-specific chronic lumbar pain in primary health care

Therapeutic exercises in the treatment of non-specific chronic lumbar pain in primary health care Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address

2019 PROSPERO

75. Use of virtual reality, augmented reality, or mixed reality technology for pain outcomes among children and adults with chronic pain conditions: systematic review and meta-analysis

Use of virtual reality, augmented reality, or mixed reality technology for pain outcomes among children and adults with chronic pain conditions: systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email

2019 PROSPERO

76. The prevalence and biopsychosocial correlates of chronic pain in emerging adulthood: a systematic review and meta-analysis

The prevalence and biopsychosocial correlates of chronic pain in emerging adulthood: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence

2019 PROSPERO

77. Acute and chronic painful temporomandibular disorders: a systematic review of differentiating factors and predictors of acute to chronic pain transition

Acute and chronic painful temporomandibular disorders: a systematic review of differentiating factors and predictors of acute to chronic pain transition Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO

78. A systematic review of the impact of chronic, non-inflammatory musculoskeletal pain on intimate relationships and sexual function

A systematic review of the impact of chronic, non-inflammatory musculoskeletal pain on intimate relationships and sexual function Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record

2019 PROSPERO

79. A systematic review of the effects and dosage of resistance strength training on patients with chronic non specific low back pain (CNSLBP) on pain, quality of life and disability

A systematic review of the effects and dosage of resistance strength training on patients with chronic non specific low back pain (CNSLBP) on pain, quality of life and disability Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility

2019 PROSPERO

80. What is the association between childhood adversity and subsequent chronic pain in adult life?

What is the association between childhood adversity and subsequent chronic pain in adult life? Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2019 PROSPERO