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Table 2 Number of studies in UK evidence report and current review - Non-musculoskeletal, adverse events

From: Clinical effectiveness of manual therapy for the management of musculoskeletal and non-musculoskeletal conditions: systematic review and update of UK evidence report

Condition UK evidence report Current review (additional studies)
  Systematic reviews RCTs Systematic reviews RCTs Other primary study types
Conditions/Interventions with inconclusive or negative evidence in the UK evidence report and additional conditions not covered by the UK evidence report
Non-musculoskeletal      
Asthma 4 5 3 1 1 qualitative
ADHD/Learning disorders Not reported Not reported 1 2  
Cancer care Not reported Not reported 1 4  
Cerebral palsy Not reported Not reported   3  
Cervicogenic dizziness/balance 2 2 1 1 & 1 ongoing  
Chronic fatigue Not reported Not reported 1   
Chronic pelvic pain Not reported Not reported 2 3  
Cystic fibrosis Not reported Not reported   1  
Dysfunctional voiding (paediatric) Not reported Not reported   1  
Gastrointestinal Not reported Not reported 1 2  
Hypertension 1 3 1   1 controlled clinical trial
Infantile colic 6 8 4 1  
Insomnia    1   
Menopausal symptoms Not reported Not reported   1  
Myofascial pain syndrome 1 15 2 4  
Otitis media 3 2 2 1 ongoing  
Parkinson’s Not reported Not reported   1  
Paediatric nocturnal enuresis 2 2 1   
Peripheral arterial disease Not reported Not reported   1 1
Pneumonia/respiratory disorders 1 1 3 2 & 1 ongoing  
Pregnancy/post-natal/neonatal Not reported Not reported 2 2 & 1 ongoing 1
Rehabilitation Not reported Not reported   3 2 controlled clinical trials & 1 cohort
Systemic sclerosis Not reported Not reported   2  
Dysmenorrhoea 2 5    
Premenstrual syndrome 3 3    
Adverse events 5 Primary studies: 6 7 7