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The Effect of Cupping Therapy on Non-specific Neck Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Mohammad Azizkhani 1 , Fereshteh Ghorat 2 , Sayed Mohammad Ali Soroushzadeh 1 , Mehrdad Karimi 1 , * and Saeed Yekaninejad 3 , *
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1 Department of Iranian Traditional Medicine, School of Traditional Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Traditional and Complementary Medicine Research Center, Sabzevar University of Medical Sciences, Sabzevar, IR Iran
3 Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: July 2018, 20 (7); e55039
  • Published Online: December 3, 2017
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: June 15, 2017
  • Revised: July 18, 2017
  • Accepted: August 12, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.55039

To Cite: Azizkhani M, Ghorat F, Soroushzadeh S M A, Karimi M, Yekaninejad S. The Effect of Cupping Therapy on Non-specific Neck Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2018 ; 20(7):e55039. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.55039.

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1. Context
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
5. Conclusions
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