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3661. Celecoxib for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis

Celecoxib for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis Celecoxib for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis Celecoxib for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis Moga C, Harstall C, Tang Z Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Moga C, Harstall C, Tang Z (...) . Celecoxib for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Edmonton: Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR). AHFMR - Information Paper #24. 2005 Authors' objectives The objective of this review was to present the current evidence on the efficacy/effectiveness and safety of celecoxib (Celebrex (R)) for the treatment of pain in patients with osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Authors' conclusions Overall, short-term use of celecoxib was equivalent

2005 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

3662. Costs and outcomes of chiropractic treatment for low back pain

Costs and outcomes of chiropractic treatment for low back pain Costs and outcomes of chiropractic treatment for low back pain Costs and outcomes of chiropractic treatment for low back pain Brown A, Angus D, Chen S, Tang Z, Milne S, Pfaff J, Li H, Mensinkai S Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Brown A, Angus D, Chen S, Tang Z (...) , Milne S, Pfaff J, Li H, Mensinkai S. Costs and outcomes of chiropractic treatment for low back pain. Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA) 2005: 88 Authors' objectives The aim of this study was to review the clinical and economic implications of chiropractic care in the treatment of lower back pain (LBP). This report is intended to help decision makers who are involved in the provision of chiropractic services for LBP. Authors' conclusions Chiropractic care

2005 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

3663. Prescribing physiotherapy for low back pain

Prescribing physiotherapy for low back pain Prescribing physiotherapy for low back pain Prescribing physiotherapy for low back pain Haute Autorite de Sante/French National Authority for Health Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Haute Autorite de Sante/French National Authority for Health. Prescribing physiotherapy for low (...) back pain. Paris: Haute Autorite de Sante (French National Authority for Health) (HAS) 2005: 61 Authors' objectives The aim of this report is to establish the number and frequency of physiotherapy sessions needed to treat acute and chronic low back pain and, if necessary, to update the relevant French guidelines. Authors' conclusions The experts stressed the need to: - improve communication between doctors and physiotherapists by the use of summary assessment forms and by ongoing education

2005 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

3664. Spinal cord stimulation for neuropathic pain: an evidence-based analysis

Spinal cord stimulation for neuropathic pain: an evidence-based analysis Spinal cord stimulation for neuropathic pain: an evidence-based analysis Spinal cord stimulation for neuropathic pain: an evidence-based analysis Medical Advisory Secretariat Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Medical Advisory Secretariat. Spinal cord (...) stimulation for neuropathic pain: an evidence-based analysis. Toronto: Medical Advisory Secretariat (MAS). Volume 5(4). 2005 Authors' objectives The purpose of this health technology policy assessment was to determine the effectiveness of spinal cord stimulation (SCS) to manage chronic intractable neuropathic pain and to evaluate the adverse events and Ontario-specific economic profile of this technology. Authors' conclusions SCS may be considered for patients with chronic, neuropathic pain for whom

2005 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

3665. Role of adhesiolysis in the management of chronic spinal pain: a systematic review of effectiveness and complications

Role of adhesiolysis in the management of chronic spinal pain: a systematic review of effectiveness and complications Role of adhesiolysis in the management of chronic spinal pain: a systematic review of effectiveness and complications Role of adhesiolysis in the management of chronic spinal pain: a systematic review of effectiveness and complications Chopra P, Smith H S, Deer T R, Bowman R C CRD summary This review assessed percutaneous adhesiolysis and spinal endoscopic adhesiolysis (...) for chronic low back pain and lower extremity pain. The authors concluded that there is moderate to strong evidence to support percutaneous adhesiolysis with hypertonic sodium chloride and spinal endoscopic adhesiolysis with epidural steroids. Limitations in the reporting of the results make it difficult to adequately assess the robustness of the conclusions. Authors' objectives To assess the effects and safety of percutaneous adhesiolysis and spinal endoscopic adhesiolysis in treating chronic low back

2005 DARE.

3666. Therapeutic facet joint interventions in chronic spinal pain: a systematic review of effectiveness and complications

Therapeutic facet joint interventions in chronic spinal pain: a systematic review of effectiveness and complications Therapeutic facet joint interventions in chronic spinal pain: a systematic review of effectiveness and complications Therapeutic facet joint interventions in chronic spinal pain: a systematic review of effectiveness and complications Boswell M V, Colson J D, Spillane W F CRD summary This review assessed the effectiveness of facet joint injections, medial branch blocks and facet (...) joint radiofrequency neurotomy for chronic spinal pain. The authors concluded that there was negative to strong evidence for the effectiveness of facet joint interventions. Inadequate reporting of the review methods and differences between the studies make it difficult to assess the reliability of the authors' conclusions. Authors' objectives To evaluate the effectiveness of three types of facet joint intervention (facet joint injections, medial branch blocks and facet joint neurotomy

2005 DARE.

3667. Oral methadone for chronic noncancer pain: a systematic literature review of reasons for administration, prescription patterns, effectiveness, and side effects

Oral methadone for chronic noncancer pain: a systematic literature review of reasons for administration, prescription patterns, effectiveness, and side effects Oral methadone for chronic noncancer pain: a systematic literature review of reasons for administration, prescription patterns, effectiveness, and side effects Oral methadone for chronic noncancer pain: a systematic literature review of reasons for administration, prescription patterns, effectiveness, and side effects Sandoval J (...) A, Furlan A D, Mailis-Gagnon A CRD summary This review assessed the indications, prescription, effectiveness and side-effects of oral methadone for the treatment of chronic non-cancer pain. The authors concluded that the use of oral methadone is based on uncontrolled studies and further research is needed. This review was generally well conducted and its conclusions can be considered reliable, although the effectiveness results may be overrated. Authors' objectives To assess the indications

2005 DARE.

3668. A systematic review of the effects of therapeutic taping on patellofemoral pain syndrome

A systematic review of the effects of therapeutic taping on patellofemoral pain syndrome A systematic review of the effects of therapeutic taping on patellofemoral pain syndrome A systematic review of the effects of therapeutic taping on patellofemoral pain syndrome Aminaka N, Gribble P A CRD summary This review evaluated the effects of patellar taping in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome. The authors concluded that patellar taping appeared to reduce pain and improve function (...) , but evidence was limited and further research is required. Given that only one of four randomised controlled trials reported that patellar taping alone significantly improved pain, the conclusion about the need for further research seems reasonable. Authors' objectives To evaluate the effects of patellar taping on pain, patellar alignment and neuromuscular control in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS). Searching MEDLINE, SPORTDiscus and CINAHL were searched from inception to present

2005 DARE.

3669. Meta-analysis: acupuncture for low back pain

Meta-analysis: acupuncture for low back pain Meta-analysis: acupuncture for low back pain Meta-analysis: acupuncture for low back pain Manheimer E, White A, Berman B, Forys K, Ernst E CRD summary This review assessed the effectiveness of acupuncture in the treatment of low back pain. The authors concluded that acupuncture was more effective in relieving chronic pain than sham acupuncture or no additional treatment, but not other active therapies. The review was reasonably well conducted (...) regarding the review methodology. However, the results and conclusions were based only on a subset of studies that met the inclusion criteria and, therefore, may not be reliable. Authors' objectives To assess the effectiveness of acupuncture in the treatment of low back pain. Searching MEDLINE, the Cochrane CENTRAL Register, EMBASE, AMED, CINAHL, CISCOM and GERA were searched from inception to August 2004; the search terms were reported. The authors also handsearched the Journal of the Japan Society

2005 DARE.

3670. Hyaluronic acid injections relieve knee pain

Hyaluronic acid injections relieve knee pain Hyaluronic acid injections relieve knee pain Hyaluronic acid injections relieve knee pain Modawal A, Ferrer M, Choi H K, Castle J A CRD summary This review assessed intra-articular hyaluronic acid for treating pain from knee osteoarthritis. The authors concluded that intra-articular hyaluronic acid has a modest early effect on pain but not at 15 to 22 weeks. The authors' conclusions appear to reflect the evidence presented, but differences between (...) the studies and other review limitations mean that the reliability of these conclusions is unclear. Authors' objectives To evaluate the efficacy of intra-articular hyaluronic acid injections for the treatment of pain in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee. Searching MEDLINE was searched from 1965 to August 2004 using the reported terms. The reference lists of included articles and reviews were screened. The Cochrane Library and websites of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality were also

2005 DARE.

3671. Local anaesthesia for pain relief after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a systematic review

Local anaesthesia for pain relief after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a systematic review Local anaesthesia for pain relief after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a systematic review Local anaesthesia for pain relief after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a systematic review Gupta A CRD summary This review examined the effectiveness of local anaesthetics compared with placebo in reducing post-operative pain following laparoscopic cholecystectomy. The author concluded that local anaesthesics appear (...) effective in pain reduction. The poor reporting of review methods and other limitations of the review mean that the reliability of the evidence underpinning these conclusions is unclear. Authors' objectives To assess the effectiveness of local anaesthetics (LA) for pain relief following laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC). Searching MEDLINE was searched from 1985 to August 2004; some search terms were given. The website of the PROSPECT group was also searched. Study selection Study designs of evaluations

2005 DARE.

3672. Individual active treatment combined with group exercise for acute and subacute low back pain

Individual active treatment combined with group exercise for acute and subacute low back pain Individual active treatment combined with group exercise for acute and subacute low back pain Individual active treatment combined with group exercise for acute and subacute low back pain Wright A, Lloyd Davies A, Williams S, Ellis R, Strike P Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary (...) of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology The study compared two fast-access interventions for managing simple low back pain. In one intervention, patients were provided with a back advice booklet (The Back Book) and received one session of advice, carrying on with their standard care as instructed by their general practitioners. In the other intervention, patients were provided

2005 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

3673. Cost effectiveness of diagnostic laparoscopy in reproductive aged females suffering from non-specific acute low abdominal pain

Cost effectiveness of diagnostic laparoscopy in reproductive aged females suffering from non-specific acute low abdominal pain Cost effectiveness of diagnostic laparoscopy in reproductive aged females suffering from non-specific acute low abdominal pain Cost effectiveness of diagnostic laparoscopy in reproductive aged females suffering from non-specific acute low abdominal pain Gaitan H G, Eslava Schmalbach J, Gomez P I Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation (...) that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology This study considered the laparoscopic investigation and diagnosis of non-specific acute lower abdominal pain between 6 and 24 hours after hospitalisation. Non-specific lower abdominal pain is defined as that for which two observers disagree about the base

2005 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

3674. Review: patients with acute low back pain and associated disability improve substantially within 1 month

Review: patients with acute low back pain and associated disability improve substantially within 1 month Review: patients with acute low back pain and associated disability improve substantially within 1 month | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password (...) For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: patients with acute low back pain and associated disability improve substantially within 1 month Article Text Prognosis Review: patients with acute low back pain

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2005 Evidence-Based Medicine (Requires free registration)

3675. Rapid magnetic resonance of the lumbar spine was not better than radiographs for evaluating low back pain

Rapid magnetic resonance of the lumbar spine was not better than radiographs for evaluating low back pain Rapid magnetic resonance of the lumbar spine was not better than radiographs for evaluating low back pain | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password (...) For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Rapid magnetic resonance of the lumbar spine was not better than radiographs for evaluating low back pain Article Text Therapeutics Rapid magnetic resonance of the lumbar spine

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2005 Evidence-Based Medicine (Requires free registration)

3676. Therapeutic knee taping improved pain and disability in osteoarthritis of the knee

Therapeutic knee taping improved pain and disability in osteoarthritis of the knee Therapeutic knee taping improved pain and disability in osteoarthritis of the knee | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional (...) accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Therapeutic knee taping improved pain and disability in osteoarthritis of the knee Article Text Therapeutics Therapeutic knee taping improved pain and disability in osteoarthritis of the knee Free David Hunter , MD, PhD , David

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2005 Evidence-Based Medicine (Requires free registration)

3677. Changing patients’ position in bed after non-emergency coronary angiography reduced back pain

Changing patients’ position in bed after non-emergency coronary angiography reduced back pain Changing patients’ position in bed after non-emergency coronary angiography reduced back pain | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers (...) of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Changing patients’ position in bed after non-emergency coronary angiography reduced back pain Article Text Treatment Changing patients’ position in bed after non-emergency coronary angiography reduced back pain Free

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2005 Evidence-Based Nursing

3678. Systematic review on analgesics given for pain following tonsillectomy in children

Systematic review on analgesics given for pain following tonsillectomy in children Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2005 DARE.

3679. Prevalence of opioid adverse events in chronic non-malignant pain: systematic review of randomised trials of oral opioids

Prevalence of opioid adverse events in chronic non-malignant pain: systematic review of randomised trials of oral opioids Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2005 DARE.

3680. Effects of preemptive epidural analgesia on post-thoracotomy pain

Effects of preemptive epidural analgesia on post-thoracotomy pain Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2005 DARE.