Meta‐analysis of flavonoids for the treatment of haemorrhoids

@article{AlonsoCoello2006MetaanalysisOF,
  title={Meta‐analysis of flavonoids for the treatment of haemorrhoids},
  author={Pablo Alonso-Coello and Q. Zhou and Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Mart{\'i}nez-Zapata and Edouard Mills and Diane Heels-Ansdell and John F. Johanson and Gordon H. Guyatt},
  journal={British Journal of Surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={93}
}
The aim of the study was to evaluate the impact of flavonoids on those symptoms important to patients with symptomatic haemorrhoids. 
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