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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Linde, Klaus; Allais, Gianni; Brinkhaus, Benno; Fei, Yutong; Mehring, Michael; Vertosick, Emily A; Vickers, Andrew; White, Adrian R 
Title:
Acupuncture for the prevention of episodic migraine. 
Abstract:
Acupuncture is often used for migraine prevention but its effectiveness is still controversial. We present an update of our Cochrane review from 2009.To investigate whether acupuncture is a) more effective than no prophylactic treatment/routine care only; b) more effective than sham (placebo) acupuncture; and c) as effective as prophylactic treatment with drugs in reducing headache frequency in adults with episodic migraine.We searched the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRA...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 
Year:
2016 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
CD001218 
Language:
eng 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Allgemeinmedizin