Study Title and Description
Randomised controlled trial comparing the effectiveness of electroacupuncture and TENS for low back pain: a preliminary study for a pragmatic trial.
Key Questions Addressed
|2||What are the comparative benefits and harms of different nonpharmacological, noninvasive therapies for acute or chronic nonradicular low back pain, radicular low back pain, or spinal stenosis? (Including but not limited to interdisciplinary rehabilitation, exercise (various types), physical modalities (ultrasound, transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation [TENS], electrical muscle stimulation [EMS], interferential therapy [IFT], heat [various forms], and ice), traction tables/devices, back supports/bracing, spinal manipulation, various psychological therapies, acupuncture, massage therapy (various types), yoga, magnets, and low-level lasers)|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||Randomised controlled trial comparing the effectiveness of electroacupuncture and TENS for low back pain: a preliminary study for a pragmatic trial.|
|Author||Tsukayama H., Yamashita H., Amagai H., Tanno Y.|
|Country||Tsukuba College of Technology Clinic, Tsukuba City, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org|
Pubmed ID: 12512791
Secondary Publication Information
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Extraction Form: Noninvasive Treatments for Low Back Pain
Results & Comparisons
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