The efficacy of pregabalin for acute pain control in herpetic neuralgia patients

@article{Wang2017TheEO,
  title={The efficacy of pregabalin for acute pain control in herpetic neuralgia patients},
  author={Suo-liang Wang and Hua Wang and Hui-yong Nie and Gang Bu and Xi Shen and Hui Wang},
  journal={Medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={96}
}
Objective: This meta-analysis aimed to illustrate the efficacy and safety of preganalin for pain management in patients with postherpetic neuralgia (PHN). Methods: In July 2017, a systematic computer-based search was conducted in PubMed, EMBASE, Web of Science, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, and Google database. Data on patients with PHN that compared pregabalin versus placebo were retrieved. The endpoints were the visual analog scale (VAS) at 8 weeks, the percentage of 30% and 50… 
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