PainSci summary of Stephens 2016?This page is one of thousands in the PainScience.com bibliography. It is not a general article: it is focused on a single scientific paper, and it may provide only just enough context for the summary to make sense. Links to other papers and more general information are provided at the bottom of the page, as often as possible. ★★☆☆☆2-star ratings are for studies with flaws, bias, and/or conflict of interest; published in lesser journals. Ratings are a highly subjective opinion, and subject to revision at any time. If you think this paper has been incorrectly rated, please let me know.
This is one of three closely related reviews of medications for episodic tension-type headache. See Derry for an overview.
- “Ibuprofen for acute treatment of episodic tension-type headache in adults,” Sheena Derry, Philip J Wiffen, R Andrew Moore, and Lars Bendtsen, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2015.
- “Aspirin for acute treatment of episodic tension-type headache in adults,” Sheena Derry, Philip J Wiffen, and R Andrew Moore, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2017.
- “Paracetamol (acetaminophen) for acute treatment of episodic tension-type headache in adults,” Guy Stephens, Sheena Derry, and R Andrew Moore, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2016.
One article on PainScience.com cites Stephens 2016 as a source:
- PS Complete Guide to Headaches — Detailed, readable self-help for tension headaches and other common musculoskeletal headaches
This page is part of the PainScience BIBLIOGRAPHY, which contains plain language summaries of thousands of scientific papers & others sources. It’s like a highly specialized blog. A few highlights:
- A Bayesian model-averaged meta-analysis of the power pose effect with informed and default priors: the case of felt power. Gronau 2017 Comprehensive Results in Social Psychology.
- The neck and headaches. Bogduk 2014 Neurol Clin.
- Agreement of self-reported items and clinically assessed nerve root involvement (or sciatica) in a primary care setting. Konstantinou 2012 Eur Spine J.
- Effect of NSAIDs on Recovery From Acute Skeletal Muscle Injury: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Morelli 2017 Am J Sports Med.
- Association of Spinal Manipulative Therapy With Clinical Benefit and Harm for Acute Low Back Pain: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Paige 2017 JAMA.