Risk of attrition, reporting or other bias was low in most trials. This highlights the need for journals and journal editors to require that the information is provided. There is a need for replication in larger and different data sets with more diverse appraisers.
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Law M, Stewart D, Pollock N, et al. The individual studies had to be randomised controlled trials where the intervention was compared to placebo, treatment as usual or waitlist controls to be included. There is some evidence to support the effectiveness of acupuncture for FM, but further high-quality trials are needed to investigate its benefits, harms and mechanisms of action, compared with no or standard treatment. Straus SE, Richardson WS, Glasziou P, Haynes RB. Evidence based medicine. Electro-acupuncture was better than manual acupuncture for pain and stiffness reduction, although the effects were not maintained at 6 months follow-up. All star output that doesn’t match a normal or ignore regex are strange by default.