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Cervico-thoracic or lumbar sympathectomy for neuropathic pain and complex regional pain syndrome

  1. Sebastian Straube1,*,
  2. Sheena Derry2,
  3. R Andrew Moore2,
  4. Peter Cole3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

Published Online: 2 SEP 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 2 JUL 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002918.pub3


How to Cite

Straube S, Derry S, Moore RA, Cole P. Cervico-thoracic or lumbar sympathectomy for neuropathic pain and complex regional pain syndrome. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD002918. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002918.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University Medical Center Göttingen, Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Göttingen, Germany

  2. 2

    University of Oxford, Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK

  3. 3

    Churchill Hospital, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford Pain Relief Unit, Oxford, UK

*Sebastian Straube, Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University Medical Center Göttingen, Waldweg 37 B, Göttingen, D-37073, Germany. sebastian.straube@googlemail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 2 SEP 2013

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