Multimodal manual therapy vs. pharmacological care for management of tension type headache: A meta-analysis of randomized trials

  title={Multimodal manual therapy vs. pharmacological care for management of tension type headache: A meta-analysis of randomized trials},
  author={Juan A Mesa-Jim{\'e}nez and Cristina Lozano-L{\'o}pez and Santiago Angulo-D{\'i}az-Parre{\~n}o and {\'A}ngel Luis Rodr{\'i}guez-Fern{\'a}ndez and Jos{\'e} L de-la-Hoz-Aizpurua and C{\'e}sar Fern{\'a}ndez‐de‐las‐Pe{\~n}as},
  pages={1323 - 1332}
Background Manual therapies are generally requested by patients with tension type headache. Objective To compare the efficacy of multimodal manual therapy vs. pharmacological care for the management of tension type headache pain by conducting a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Methods PubMed, MEDLINE, EMBASE, AMED, CINAHL, EBSCO, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Cochrane Collaboration Trials Register, PEDro and SCOPUS were searched from their inception until June 2014. All… 

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