Is acupuncture effective for treatment of knee pain due to osteoarthritis?


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Abstract

EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWERAcupuncture is slightly better than sham acupuncture in decreasing knee pain due to osteoarthritis (OA), but has a much greater effect than usual care consisting of analgesics, education, and advice (SOR: A, 2 metaanalyses of RCTs).

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