The Cochrane Library: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

DOI: 10.1002/14651858

Reviews/Protocols listed by Cochrane Review Group


  1. Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections Group
  2. Cochrane Airways Group
  3. Cochrane Anaesthesia Group
  4. Cochrane Back Group
    1. About this group
    2. Reviews
      1. Acupuncture and dry-needling for low back painReview
      2. Acupuncture for neck disordersReview
      3. Advice to rest in bed versus advice to stay active for acute low-back pain and sciaticaReview
      4. Advice to stay active as a single treatment for low-back pain and sciaticaReviewWithdrawn
      5. Antidepressants for non-specific low back painReview
      6. Arthroplasty versus fusion in single-level cervical degenerative disc diseaseReview
      7. Back schools for non-specific low-back pain.Review
      8. Bed rest for acute low-back pain and sciaticaReviewWithdrawn
      9. Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back painReview
      10. Botulinum toxin for subacute/chronic neck painReview
      11. Botulinum toxin injections for low-back pain and sciaticaReview
      12. Braces for idiopathic scoliosis in adolescentsReview
      13. Chinese herbal medicine for chronic neck pain due to cervical degenerative disc disease Review
      14. Combined chiropractic interventions for low-back painReview
      15. Conservative treatments for whiplashReview
      16. Electrotherapy for neck painReview
      17. Exercise therapy for treatment of non-specific low back painReview
      18. Exercises for adolescent idiopathic scoliosisReview
      19. Exercises for mechanical neck disordersReview
      20. Exercises for prevention of recurrences of low-back painReview
      21. Herbal medicine for low back painReview
      22. Individual patient education for low back painReview
      23. Injection therapy for subacute and chronic low-back painReview
      24. Insoles for prevention and treatment of back painReview
      25. Low level laser therapy for nonspecific low-back painReview
      26. Lumbar supports for prevention and treatment of low back painReview
      27. Manipulation or Mobilisation for Neck PainReview
      28. Manual material handling advice and assistive devices for preventing and treating back pain in workersReview
      29. Massage for low-back painReview
      30. Massage for mechanical neck disordersReview
      31. Mechanical traction for neck pain with or without radiculopathyReview
      32. Medicinal and injection therapies for mechanical neck disordersReview
      33. Multidisciplinary bio-psycho-social rehabilitation for chronic low-back painReviewWithdrawn
      34. Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for neck and shoulder pain among working age adultsReview
      35. Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for subacute low-back pain among working age adultsReview
      36. Muscle relaxants for non-specific low-back painReview
      37. Neuroreflexotherapy for non-specific low-back painReview
      38. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low back painReview
      39. Nonoperative treatment for lumbar spinal stenosis with neurogenic claudicationReview
      40. Opioids compared to placebo or other treatments for chronic low-back painReview
      41. Patient education for mechanical neck disordersReviewWithdrawn
      42. Patient education for neck painReview
      43. Physical conditioning as part of a return to work strategy to reduce sickness absence for workers with back painReview
      44. Physical examination for lumbar radiculopathy due to disc herniation in patients with low-back painReviewDiagnostic
      45. Physical medicine modalities for mechanical neck disordersReviewWithdrawn
      46. Prolotherapy injections for chronic low-back painReview
      47. Radiofrequency denervation for neck and back painReview
      48. Red flags to screen for malignancy in patients with low-back painReviewDiagnostic
      49. Red flags to screen for vertebral fracture in patients presenting with low-back painReviewDiagnostic
      50. Rehabilitation after lumbar disc surgeryReview
      51. Rehabilitation following surgery for lumbar spinal stenosisReview
      52. Single or double-level anterior interbody fusion techniques for cervical degenerative disc diseaseReview
      53. Spinal manipulative therapy for acute low-back painReview
      54. Spinal manipulative therapy for chronic low-back painReview
      55. Spinal manipulative therapy for low-back painReviewWithdrawn
      56. Superficial heat or cold for low back painReview
      57. Surgery for cervical radiculopathy or myelopathyReview
      58. Surgery for degenerative lumbar spondylosisReview
      59. Surgical interventions for lumbar disc prolapseReview
      60. Therapeutic ultrasound for chronic low-back painReview
      61. Total disc replacement for chronic back pain in the presence of disc degenerationReview
      62. Traction for low-back pain with or without sciaticaReview
      63. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and acupuncture-like transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for chronic low back painReviewWithdrawn
      64. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) versus placebo for chronic low-back painReview
      65. Workplace interventions for neck pain in workersReview
    3. Protocols
      1. Acupuncture for (sub)acute non-specific low-back painProtocol
      2. Anticonvulsants for chronic low-back painProtocol
      3. Back schools for acute and subacute non-specific low-back painProtocol
      4. Cognitive-behavioural treatment for subacute and chronic neck painProtocol
      5. Cryotherapy for acute non-specific neck painProtocol
      6. Effectiveness of posterior decompression techniques compared to conventional laminectomy for lumbar stenosisProtocol
      7. Exercise therapy for acute non-specific low-back painProtocol
      8. Exercise therapy for chronic low back painProtocol
      9. Fusion versus conservative management for low-grade isthmic spondylolisthesisProtocol
      10. Impact of long-term opioid use for chronic non-cancer pain on misuse, abuse or addiction, overdose, falls and fracturesProtocol
      11. Manual therapy with exercise for neck painProtocol
      12. The McKenzie method for chronic non-specific low-back painProtocol
      13. The McKenzie method for (sub)acute non-specific low-back painProtocol
      14. Minimally invasive discectomy versus microdiscectomy/discectomy for symptomatic lumbar disc herniationProtocol
      15. Muscle energy technique for non-specific low-back painProtocol
      16. Orthoses for mechanical neck disordersProtocol
      17. Pilates for low-back painProtocol
      18. Radiofrequency denervation for chronic low-back painProtocol
      19. Radiofrequency denervation for chronic neck painProtocol
      20. Sling exercise therapy for chronic low-back painProtocol
      21. Surgical versus non-surgical interventions in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosisProtocol
      22. Surgical versus non-surgical treatment for lumbar spinal stenosisProtocol
      23. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for chronic low-back painProtocol
      24. Workplace interventions for low-back pain in workersProtocol
      25. Yoga treatment for chronic non-specific low-back painProtocol
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  11. Cochrane Dementia and Cognitive Improvement Group
  12. Cochrane Depression, Anxiety and Neurosis Group
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  14. Cochrane Drugs and Alcohol Group
  15. Cochrane Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders Group
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  17. Cochrane Epilepsy Group
  18. Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group
  19. Cochrane Fertility Regulation Group
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  22. Cochrane Heart Group
  23. Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group
  24. Cochrane HIV/AIDS Group
  25. Cochrane Hypertension Group
  26. Cochrane Incontinence Group
  27. Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group
  28. Cochrane Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Functional Bowel Disorders Group
  29. Cochrane Injuries Group
  30. Cochrane Lung Cancer Group
  31. Cochrane Menstrual Disorders and Subfertility Group
  32. Cochrane Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders Group
  33. Cochrane Methodology Review Group
  34. Cochrane Movement Disorders Group
  35. Cochrane Multiple Sclerosis and Rare Diseases of the Central Nervous System Group
  36. Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group
  37. Cochrane Neonatal Group
  38. Cochrane Neuromuscular Disease Group
  39. Cochrane Occupational Safety and Health Group
  40. Cochrane Oral Health Group
  41. Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group
  42. Cochrane Peripheral Vascular Diseases Group
  43. Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group
  44. Cochrane Prostatic Diseases and Urologic Cancers Group
  45. Cochrane Public Health Group
  46. Cochrane Renal Group
  47. Cochrane Schizophrenia Group
  48. Cochrane Sexually Transmitted Infections Group
  49. Cochrane Skin Group
  50. Cochrane Stroke Group
  51. Cochrane Tobacco Addiction Group
  52. Cochrane Upper Gastrointestinal and Pancreatic Diseases Group
  53. Cochrane Wounds Group

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