volume 7, issue 1, P461-472 2013
DOI: 10.2174/1874325001307010461
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P. Lina Santaguida

Abstract: Background: Neck Pain (NP) is a common musculoskeletal disorder and the literature provides conflicting evidence about its management.Objective:To describe the methodology used to conduct an overview of reviews (OvR) and to characterize the distribution and risk of bias profiles across the evidence for all areas of NP management.Methods:Standard systematic review (SR) methodology was employed. MEDLINE, CINAHL, EMBASE, ILC, Cochrane CENTRAL, and LILACS were searched from 2000 to March 2012; Narrative and SR and…

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