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study prospective , quasi-randomised , controlled a − Acupuncture for low back pain in pregnancy

@inproceedings{Cordeiro2005studyP,
  title={study prospective , quasi-randomised , controlled a − Acupuncture for low back pain in pregnancy},
  author={Cordeiro and Jo{\~a}o Bosco Guerreiro da Silva and Mary Uchiyama Nakamura and Jose Antonio},
  year={2005}
}

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