Systematic reviews on pain topics

Known meta-analyses/systematic reviews around the pain area

no quality standards applied; N=681ish; version 8: 3-October-2003, posted 1 Sept 2004

This list was originally generated by Henry McQuay, Andrew Moore, Phil Wiffen and others

This version was udated by:

Kenny Jackson, Pharm.D.

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice - Pain and Palliative Care

Texas Tech and Phil Wiffen Oxford

in alphabetic order of lead author (use buttons below to move in the alphabet). To search for a word in the title use the FIND command of your browser.


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1. Abenhaim L, Bergeron AM. Twenty years of randomized clinical trials of manipulative therapy for back pain: a review. Clin Invest Med 1992; 15(6):527-35. [10562]

2. Abram SE. 1992 Bonica Lecture. Advances in chronic pain management since gate control. Reg Anesth 1993; 18(2):66-81. [19006]

3. Adamson GD, Nelson HP. Medical and surgical treatment of endometriosis. Endocrinologist 1996; 6(5):384-91. [1714]

4. Adelman JU. Lipton RB. Ferrari MD. Diener HC. McCarroll KA. Vandormael K. Lines CR. Comparison of rizatriptan and other triptans on stringent measures of efficacy. Neurology. 57(8):1377-83, 2001 Oct 23.

Ahmad N, Grad HA, Haas DA, Aronson KJ, Jokovic A, Locker D. The efficacy of nonopioid analgesics for postoperative dental pain: a meta-analysis. Anesth Prog. 1997 Fall;44(4):119-26.

6. Ahn NU. Ahn UM. Nallamshetty L. Springer BD. Buchowski JM. Funches L. Garrett ES. Kostuik JP. Kebaish KM. Sponseller PD. Cauda equina syndrome in ankylosing spondylitis (the CES-AS syndrome): meta-analysis of outcomes after medical and surgical treatments. Journal of Spinal Disorders. 14(5):427-33, 2001 Oct.

7. Ahn UM. Ahn NU. Buchowski JM. Garrett ES. Sieber AN. Kostuik JP. Cauda equina syndrome secondary to lumbar disc herniation: a meta-analysis of surgical outcomes. Spine. 25(12):1515-22, 2000 Jun 15.

8. Aker PD, Gross AR, Goldsmith CH, Peloso P. Conservative management of mechanical neck pain: Systematic overview and meta-analysis. British Medical Journal 1996; 313(7068):1291-6. [1633]

9. Ali NMK. Does sympathetic ganglionic block prevent postherpetic neuralgia? Regional Anesthesia 1995; 20(3):227-33. [1883]

10. Allan Cyna, Jacqueline Parsons, Shubhda Jha. Caudal epidural block versus other methods of postoperative pain relief for circumcision in boys (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

11. Allard-P; Maunsell-E; Labbe-J; Dorval-M. Educational interventions to improve cancer pain control: A systematic review. Journal-of-Palliative-Medicine. 2001; 4(2): 191-203

12. Allegrante JP. The role of adjunctive therapy in the management of chronic nonmalignant pain. Am-J-Med 1996; 101(1A):33S-9S. [1716]

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18. Anderson R, Meeker WC, Wirick BE, Mootz RD, Kirk DH, Adams A. A meta-analysis of clinical trials of spinal manipulation [see comments]. J Manipulative Physiol Ther 1992; 15(3):181-94. [10377]

19. Anie KA, Green J. Psychological therapies for sickle cell disease and pain (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

20. Anonymous. [Beneficial effects of Chondrosulf 400 on pain and articular function in arthrosis: a meta-analysis]. [French] Presse Medicale. 29(27 Suppl):19-20, 2000 Sep.

21. Anonymous. Philadelphia Panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines on selected rehabilitation interventions: overview and methodology. Physical Therapy. 81(10):1629-40, 2001 Oct.

22. Antczak-Bouckoms A, Tung F, Chalmers TC, Bouckoms A. Quality assessment and meta-analysis of randomized control trials of ibuprofen. Pain 1987; Suppl:S51. [10346]

23. Ariens-GAM; Van-Mechelen-W; Bongers-PM; Bouter-LM; Van-der-Wal-G. Psychosocial risk factors for neck pain: A systematic review. American-Journal-of-Industrial-Medicine. 2001; 39(2): 180-193

24. Armand S, Langlade A, Boutros Aea. Meta-analysis of the efficacy of extradural clonidine to relieve postoperative pain: an impossible task. British Journal of Anaesthesia 1998; 81:126-34. [4403]

25. Arnold LM. Keck PE Jr. Welge JA. Antidepressant treatment of fibromyalgia. A meta-analysis and review. Psychosomatics. 41(2):104-13, 2000 Mar-Apr.

26. Assendelft WJ, Koes BW, Knipschild PG, Bouter LM. The relationship between methodological quality and conclusions in reviews of spinal manipulation. JAMA. 1995 Dec 27;274(24):1942-8.

27. Assendelft WJ, Koes BW, Van der Heijden GJ, Bouter LM. The efficacy of chiropractic manipulation for back pain: blinded review of relevant randomized clinical trials. J Manipulative Physiol Ther 1992; 15(8):487-94. [10543]

28. Assendelft WJ. Morton SC. Yu EI. Suttorp MJ. Shekelle PG. Spinal manipulative therapy for low back pain. A meta-analysis of effectiveness relative to other therapies. Annals of Internal Medicine. 138(11):871-81, 2003 Jun 3.

29. Assendelft WJJ, Hay EM, Adshead R, Bouter LM. Corticosteroid injections for lateral epicondylitis: a systematic overview. British Journal of General Practice 1996; 46:209-16. [1712]

30. Assendelft WJJ, Koes BW, Van der Heijden GJMG, Bouter LM. The effectiveness of chiropractic for treatment of low back pain: An update and attempt at statistical pooling. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics 1996; 19(8):499-507. [1717]

31. Astin JA. Beckner W. Soeken K. Hochberg MC. Berman B. Psychological interventions for rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Arthritis & Rheumatism. 47(3):291-302, 2002 Jun 15.

32. Averbuch M. Katzper M. A search for sex differences in response to analgesia. Archives of Internal Medicine. 160(22):3424-8, 2000 Dec 11-25.

33. Aylward M. Clinical studies on alclofenac in the treatment of rheumatic diseases: a drug in question. Curr Med Res Opin 1975; 3(5):274-85. [1634]

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34. Ballantyne JC, Carr DB, Berkey CS, Chalmers TC, Mosteller F. Comparative efficacy of epidural, subarachnoid, and intracerebroventricular opioids in patients with pain due to cancer. Regional Anesthesia 1996; 21(6):542-56. [1718]

35. Ballantyne JC, Carr DB, Chalmers TC, Dear KB, Angelillo IF, Mosteller F. Postoperative patient-controlled analgesia: meta-analyses of initial randomized control trials. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia 1993; 5(3):182-93. [8421]

36. Ballantyne JC, Carr DB, deFerranti S et al . The comparative effects of postoperative analgesic therapies on pulmonary outcome: cumulative meta-analyses of randomized, controlled trials. Anesthesia and Analgesia 1998; 86(3):598-612. [3665]

37. Banos JE. Ruiz G. Guardiola E. An analysis of articles on neonatal pain published from 1965 to 1999. Pain Research & Management. 6(1):45-50, 2001 Spring.

38. Bansal V, Dex T, Proskin H, Garreffa S. A look at the safety profile of over-the-counter naproxen sodium: a meta-analysis. J Clin Pharmacol. 2001 Feb;41(2):127-38.

39. Barden J, Edwards JE, McQuay HJ, Moore RA. Single dose oral celecoxib for postoperative pain (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

40. Baron JC, Bousser MG. [Controlled therapeutic trials in migraine: methodology and results] Essais therapeutiques controles dans la migraine. Organisation et resultats. Rev Neurol Paris 1982; 138(4):279-95. [1636]

41. Bartelink ML, van de lisdonk E, van den Hoogen Hea. Migraine in family practice: prevalenve and influence of sex hormonal status. Fam Med 1993; 25:331-6. [5083]

42. Basinski A, Naylor CD. Aspirin and fibrinolysis in acute myocardial infarction: meta-analytic evidence for synergy. J Clin Epidemiol 1991; 44(10):1085-96. [18]

43. Beard KS, Kurland BE. Incidence and clinical features of trigeminal neuralgia, Rochester, Minnesota, 1945-1984. Ann Neurol 1990; 27:89-95. [5090]

44. Beattie WS, Badner NH, Choi P. Epidural analgesia reduces postoperative myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis. Anesth Analg. 2001 Oct;93(4):853-8.

45. Beckerman H, de Bie RA, Bouter LM, De Cuyper HJ, Oostendorp RA. The efficacy of laser therapy for musculoskeletal and skin disorders: a criteria-based meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials. Phys Ther 1992; 72(7):483-91. [10557]

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47. Belcon MC, Rooney PJ, Tugwell P. Aspirin and gastrointestinal haemorrhage: a methodologic assessment. J Chronic Dis 1985; 38(1):101-11. [28]

48. Bell R, Eccleston C, Kalso E. Ketamine as an adjuvant to opioids for cancer pain (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

49. Benis MM. Efficacy of sucrose as analgesia for procedural pain in neonates. Advances in Neonatal Care. 2(2):93-100, 2002 Apr.

50. Ben-Josef E. Shamsa F. Youssef E. Porter AT. External beam radiotherapy for painful osseous metastases: pooled data dose response analysis. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics. 45(3):715-9, 1999 Oct 1.

51. Bergmann J-F, Chassany O, Gandiol J et al . A randomised clinical trial of the effect of informed consent on the analgesic activity of placebo and naproxen in cancer pain. Clinical Trials and Meta-Analysis 1994; 29:41-7. [11476]

52. Berman M, Shahn E, Weiss M. The routine fitting of kinetic data to models. Biophysical Journal 2:275-87. [5065]

53. Bernstein J. Overview of efficacy of fenbufen in rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. Am J Med 1983; 75(4B):70-4. [79]

54. Bertagna C, De Gery A, Hucher M, Francois JP, Zanirato J. Efficacy of the combination of nilutamide plus orchidectomy in patients with metastatic prostatic cancer. A meta-analysis of seven randomized double-blind trials (1056 patients). Br-J-Urol 1994; 73(4):396-402. [118]

55. Bhatt Sanders D. Acupuncture for rheumatoid arthritis: an analysis of the literature. Semin Arthritis Rheum 1985; 14(4):225-31. [131]

56. Bhounsule SA, Nevreker PR, Agshikar NV, Pal MN, Dhume VG. A comparison of four analgesics in post-episiotomy pain. Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1990; 34(1):34-8. [3368]

57. Biddle C. Meta-analysis of the effectiveness of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in a standardized pain model. AANA Journal. 70(2):111-4, 2002 Apr.

58. Bizzini-M; Childs-JD; Piva-SR; Delitto-A. Systematic review of the quality of randomized controlled trials for patellofemoral pain syndrome. Journal-of-Orthopaedic-and-Sports-Physical-Therapy. 2003 JAN 01; 33(1): 4-20

59. Bjordal JM. Johnson MI. Ljunggreen AE. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) can reduce postoperative analgesic consumption. A meta-analysis with assessment of optimal treatment parameters for postoperative pain. European Journal of Pain: Ejp. 7(2):181-8, 2003.

60. Bjordal-JM; Couppe-C; Chow-RT; Tuner-J; Ljunggren-EA. A systematic review of low level laser therapy with location-specific doses for pain from chronic joint disorders. Australian-Journal-of-Physiotherapy. 2003; 49(2): 107-116

61. Blanchard EB, Andrasik F, Ahles TA, Teders ST, O'Keefe D. Migraine and tension headache: a meta-analytic review. Behav Ther 1980; 11:613-31. [10376]

62. Blanchard EB, Andrasik F. Psychological assessment and treatment of headache: recent developments and emerging issues. J Consult Clin Psychol 1982; 50:859-79. [10391]

63. Bloomfield SS, Mitchell J, Cissell G, Barden TP. Analgesic sensitivity of two post partum pain models. Pain 1986; 27(2):171-9. [140]

64. Bogaards MC, ter Kuile MM. Treatment of recurrent tension headache: a meta-analytic review. Clin-J-Pain 1994; 10(3):174-90. [141]

65. Bohme K, Tryba M. [Paraspinal opioids and pump systems] Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich. 1998 Jan;92(1):47-52. German.

66. Bokemeyer C, Frank B, Schöffski Pea. Phantom sensations after orchiectomy for testicular cancer. International Journal of Oncology 1993; 2:633-6. [5073]

67. Bollini P, García Rodríguez LA, Pérez Gutthann S, Walker AM. The impact of research quality and study design on epidemiologic estimates of the effect of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs on upper gastrointestinal tract disease. Arch Intern Med 1992; 152(6):1289-95. [10337]

68. Borghouts-JAJ; Koes-BW; Bouter-LM. The clinical course and prognostic factors of non-specific neck pain: a systematic review. Pain. 1998; 77(1): 1-13

69. Bosi Ferraz M, Atra E. Metaanálise: nova opcao em pesquisa clínica. Prinípos básicos e um exemplo clínico. Rev Paul Med 1989; 107:5-9. [10371]

70. Bosi Ferraz M, Tugwell P, Goldsmith CH, Atra E. Meta-analysis of sulfasalazine in ankylosing spondylitis. J Rheumatol 1990; 17(11):1482-6. [183]

71. Bovenzi M, Hulshof CT. An updated review of epidemiologic studies on the relationship between exposure to whole-body vibration and low back pain (1986-1997). Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 1999 Sep;72(6):351-65.

72. Braun J, Bollow M, Remlinger Gea. Prevalence of spondylarthropathies in HLA-B27 positive and negative blood donors. Arthritis & Rheumatism 1998; 41(No. 1):58-67. [5088]

73. Braune-H-J; Nix-WA; Zenz-M. What is definite in pain therapy? Do neuroleptics have an analgetic effect? A meta-analysis. WAS IST GESICHERT IN DER SCHMERZTHERAPIE? HABEN NEUROLEPTIKA EINE ANALGETISCHE POTENZ? EINE META-ANALYSE. Schmerz. 1998; 12(3): 238-239

74. Bricker-L; Lavender-T. Parenteral opioids for labor pain relief: A systematic review. American-Journal-of-Obstetrics-and-Gynecology. 2002; 186(5 SUPPL.): S94-S109

75. Briggs M, Nelson EA. Topical agents or dressings for pain in venous leg ulcers (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

76. Bronfort G. Assendelft WJ. Evans R. Haas M. Bouter L. Efficacy of spinal manipulation for chronic headache: a systematic review. Journal of Manipulative & Physiological Therapeutics. 24(7):457-66, 2001 Sep.

77. Broome ME, Lillis PP, Smith MC. Pain interventions with children: a meta analysis of research. Nurs Res 1989; 38(3):154-8. [10375]

78. Broome ME, Lillis PP. A descriptive analysis of the pediatric pain management research. Appl Nurs Res 1989; 2(2):74-81. [10460]

79. Brosseau L, Casimiro L, Robinson V, Milne S, Shea B, Judd M, Wells G, Tugwell P. Therapeutic ultrasound for treating patellofemoral pain syndrome (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

80. Brosseau L. Casimiro L. Milne S. Robinson V. Shea B. Tugwell P. Wells G. Deep transverse friction massage for treating tendinitis(Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

81. Brosseau L. Milne S. Robinson V. Marchand S. Shea B. Wells G. Tugwell P. Efficacy of the transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for the treatment of chronic low back pain: a meta-analysis. Spine. 27(6):596-603, 2002 Mar 15.

82. Brosseau L. Welch V. Wells G. deBie R. Gam A. Harman K. Morin M. Shea B. Tugwell P. Low level laser therapy (Classes I, II and III) for treating osteoarthritis (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

83. Brosseau L. Welch V. Wells G. Tugwell P. de Bie R. Gam A. Harman K. Shea B. Morin M. Low level laser therapy for osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis: a metaanalysis. Journal of Rheumatology. 27(8):1961-9, 2000 Aug.

84. Brown A, Hughes M, Tenner S, Banks PA. Does pancreatic enzyme supplementation reduce pain in patients with chronic pancreatitis: a meta-analysis. The American Journal of Gastroenterology 1997; 92(No. 11):2032-5. [3031]

85. Brown BWJr. Meta-analysis and patient-controlled analgesia [editorial; comment]. J Clin Anesth 1993; 5(3):179-81. [259]

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87. Browning R. Jackson JL. O'Malley PG. Cyclobenzaprine and back pain: a meta-analysis. Archives of Internal Medicine. 161(13):1613-20, 2001 Jul 9.

88. Brunarski DJ. Clinical trials of spinal manipulation: a critical appraisal and review of the literature. J Manipulative Physiol Ther 1984; 7(4):243-9. [19044]

89. Buchbinder R, Green S, Bell S, Barnsley L, Smidt N, Assendelft WJJ.. Surgery for lateral elbow pain (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

90. Buchbinder R, Green S, White M, Barnsley L, Smidt N, Assendelft WJJ.. Shock wave therapy for lateral elbow pain (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

91. Buchbinder R, Green S, Youd JM. Corticosteroid injections for shoulder pain (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

92. Bucklin BA. Chestnut DH. Hawkins JL. Intrathecal opioids versus epidural local anesthetics for labor analgesia: a meta-analysis. Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine. 27(1):23-30, 2002 Jan-Feb.

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94. Cady RK. Sheftell F. Lipton RB. O'Quinn S. Pharmd. Jones M. Putnam DG. Crisp A. Metz A. McNeal S. Effect of early intervention with sumatriptan on migraine pain: retrospective analyses of data from three clinical trials. Clinical Therapeutics. 22(9):1035-48, 2000 Sep.

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97. Carr D, Eisenberg E, Chalmers TC. Neurolytic celiac plexus block for cancer pain - a meta-analysis. Abstracts - 7th World Congress on Pain 1993; 338. [10489]

98. Carroll D, Moore RA, McQuay HJ, Fairman F, Tramèr M, Leijon G. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for chronic pain (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2003. Oxford: Update Software.

99. Carroll D, Moore RA, Tramèr MR, McQuay HJ. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation does not relieve labour pain: updated systematic review. Contemporary Reviews in Obstetrics and Gynecology 1997; Sept:195-205. [2098]

100. Carroll D, Tramer M, McQuay H, Nye B, Moore A. Randomization is important in studies with pain outcomes: Systematic review of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation in acute postoperative pain. British Journal of Anaesthesia 1996; 77(6):798-803. [12306]

101. Carroll D, Tramer M, McQuay H, Nye B, Moore A. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation in labour pain: a systematic review. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1997; 104(2):169-75. [13780]

102. Carter GT, Jensen MP, Galer BSea. Neuropathic pain in Charcot-Marie-Tooth-Disease. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 1998; 79(Pt. 12):1560-4. [5087]

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104. Chalmers TC, Ballantyne JC, Carr DB, Dear KBG, Angelillo IF, Mosteller F. Comparative effects of analgesic therapies upon postoperative pulmonary function: meta-analyses. Abstracts - 7th World Congress on Pain 1993; 136. [10490]

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108. Cleland-J; Schulte-C; Durall-C. The role of therapeutic exercise in treating instability-related lumbar spine pain: A systematic review. Journal-of-Back-and-Musculoskeletal-Rehabilitation. 2002; 16(2-3): 105-115

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130. Cummings-TM; White-AR Needling therapies in the management of myofascial trigger point pain: A systematic review. Archives-of-Physical-Medicine-and-Rehabilitation. 2001; 82(7): 986-992

131. Curatolo M. Petersen-Felix S. Scaramozzino P. Zbinden AM. Epidural fentanyl, adrenaline and clonidine as adjuvants to local anaesthetics for surgical analgesia: meta-analyses of analgesia and side-effects. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. 42(8):910-20, 1998 Sep.

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