Intervention Protocol

Radiofrequency denervation for chronic neck pain

  1. Leena Niemisto1,*,
  2. Jukkapekka Jousimaa2,
  3. Heikki Hurri3,
  4. Eija A Kalso4,
  5. Antti Malmivaara5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Back Group

Published Online: 7 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008573


How to Cite

Niemisto L, Jousimaa J, Hurri H, Kalso EA, Malmivaara A. Radiofrequency denervation for chronic neck pain (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD008573. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008573.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dextra Medical Center, Specialist in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Helsinki, Finland

  2. 2

    Duodecim Medical Publications Ltd., Helsinki, Finland

  3. 3

    Kuntoutus ORTON, Rehabilitation Centre, Helsinki, Finland

  4. 4

    Helsinki University Central Hospital, Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki, Finland

  5. 5

    National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), Centre for Health Economics CHESS, Helsinki, Finland

*Leena Niemisto, Specialist in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Dextra Medical Center, Raumantie 1 a, Helsinki, FIN-00350, Finland. leena.niemisto@dextra.fi.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 7 JUL 2010

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the effectiveness of radiofrequency denervation for the treatment of chronic neck pain, including cervicobrachial pain and cervicogenic headache.