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Systematic review of topical capsaicin for the treatment of chronic pain

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Objective: To determine the efficacy and safety of topically applied capsaicin for chronic pain from neuropathic or musculoskeletal disorders. Data sources: Cochrane Library, Medline, Embase, PubMed, an in-house database, and contact with manufacturers of topical capsaicin. Study selection: Randomised controlled trials comparing topically applied capsaicin with placebo or another treatment in adults with chronic pain. Data extraction: Primary outcome was dichotomous information for the number...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1136/bmj.38042.506748.EE

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Pain Research
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Medicine,Nuffield Department of - Anaesthetics
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Pain Research
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Medicine,Nuffield Department of - Anaesthetics
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Pain Research
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Medicine,Nuffield Department of - Anaesthetics
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Pain Research
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Medicine,Nuffield Department of - Anaesthetics
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Pain Research
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Medicine,Nuffield Department of - Anaesthetics
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BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
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BMJ (British Medical Journal) Journal website
Volume:
328
Issue:
7446
Pages:
991
Publication date:
2004-03-05
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ISSN:
1756-1833
URN:
uuid:eb5acc88-c1a4-426e-9e60-561be3b5b742
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ora:2432

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