Efficacy of salmon calcitonin in complex regional pain syndrome (type 1) in addition to physical therapy

@article{ahin2005EfficacyOS,
  title={Efficacy of salmon calcitonin in complex regional pain syndrome (type 1) in addition to physical therapy},
  author={F{\"u}sun Şahin and Figen Y{\'i}lmaz and Nurdan Kotevoğlu and Banu Kuran},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
  year={2005},
  volume={25},
  pages={143-148}
}
The aim of the study was to assess the efficacy of salmon calcitonin, which was suggested as effective in the treatment of complex regional pain syndrome type 1 (CRPS 1). Patients who had suffered trauma to their upper extremities and developed CRPS 1 were included into this randomised, controlled single-blind study. The diagnosis was made according to the clinical examination and scintigraphy. The evaluation parameters were: pain [visual analogue scale (VAS)], the angle of dorsiflexion (DF… CONTINUE READING

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