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Acupuncture was better than no acupuncture but did not differ from minimal (sham) acupuncture for chronic low back pain at 8 weeks



Acupuncture was better than no acupuncture but did not differ from minimal (sham) acupuncture for chronic low back pain at 8 weeks



Evidence-Based Nursing 9(4): 111




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DOI: 10.1136/ebn.9.4.111


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