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Vol:35 Issue:1 Number:4 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #13571
Ace Report Cover General Orthopaedics

Mesotherapy Improves Pain vs Other Treatments for Musculoskeletal Disorders

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OrthoEvidence. Mesotherapy Improves Pain vs Other Treatments for Musculoskeletal Disorders. ACE Report. 2021;35(1):4. Available from:

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Safety and efficacy of mesotherapy in musculoskeletal disorders: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials with meta-analysis

J Rehabil Med. 2021 Apr 27;53(4): jrm00182.

Contributing Authors:
L Faetani D Ghizzoni A Ammendolia C Costantino

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Seven randomized controlled trials including 512 patients with musculoskeletal disorders were included in this meta-analysis comparing mesotherapy treatment (n=236) or control (systemic therapy; He-Ne laser therapy; or oxygen-ozone therapy; n=276). The primary outcome of interest was the pooled incidence of adverse events. The secondary outcome of interest was pooled pain scores on a visual analog...

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