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Safety & Efficacy of Ibuprofen in Children with Musculoskeletal Injuries

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November 2021

Safety & Efficacy of Ibuprofen in Children with Musculoskeletal Injuries

Vol: 130| Issue: 1| Number:1| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Efficacy and safety of ibuprofen in children with musculoskeletal injuries: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

Medicine (Baltimore). 2021 Jul 2;100(26): e26516.

Contributing Authors:
J Jin X Wang J Wang Z Wan

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Synopsis

Five randomized controlled trials including 1034 children with musculoskeletal injuries were included in this meta-analysis comparing oral ibuprofen to other oral analgesics. The primary outcomes of interest included the change in Visual Analog Scale (VAS) pain scores, the proportion of patients requiring additional analgesia, and the proportion of patients achieving adequate analgesia. Secondary ...

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