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Topical NSAIDs were found in a meta-analysis to be significantly more effective than placebo in reducing persistent pain from musculoskeletal conditions.

Derry, Sheena, R Andrew Moore, and Roy Rabbie. Topical NSAIDs for Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain in Adults. Cochrane Database of Systemic Reviews. 2012; http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD007400.pub2/abstract;jsessionid=59B047BE4B4F53FCE12F2A8B0DFFF782.d03t02?deniedAccessCustomisedMessage=&userIsAuthenticated=false

Reference

Title
Topical NSAIDs for Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain in Adults
Publication
Cochrane Database of Systemic Reviews
Publication Date
2012
Authors
Derry, Sheena, R Andrew Moore, and Roy Rabbie
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