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NICE dramatically reduces drug options for low back pain

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Andy Lewis Acupunture has a proven modality through fMRI scanning tests and a fairly reasonable evidence base. There are even systematic reviews on the BMJ, on Cochrane and elsewhere that show effect above placebo/sham treatment. How it compares to 500mg BD of naproxen is a different matter. It seems distinctly offensive that your retort to the first post is to suggest acupuncture is a Maoist initiative. Its not. try looking through some evidence before you make ignorant posts. http://www.bmj.com/content/338/bmj.a3115 http://www.cochrane.org/CD001351/BACK_acupuncture-and-dry-needling-for-low-back-pain

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24 Mar 2016

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