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Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids and Chronic Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

  title={Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids and Chronic Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.},
  author={Jes{\'u}s Prego-Dom{\'i}nguez and Fatine Hadrya and Bahi Takkouche},
  journal={Pain physician},
  volume={19 8},
BACKGROUND Chronic pain is one of the most frequent disease symptoms and represents a global health problem with a considerable economic burden. The role of polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) in chronic pain conditions was debated during the last decade with conflicting results. OBJECTIVE To assess whether polyunsaturated fatty acids intake is useful as a preventive or curative tool in chronic pain. STUDY DESIGN Systematic review and meta-analysis. SETTING This study examined all… 

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