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Table 9 Medication intake and change in symptoms

From: Long-term results of therapeutic local anesthesia (neural therapy) in 280 referred refractory chronic pain patients

  Treatment effecta
Medication intake No success Success
n %b n %b
No medication 18 (29.5) 69 (31.5)
No change in medication intake 40 (65.6) 10 (4.6)
Reduced use of (or no more need for) medication 3 (4.9) 140 (63.9)
Increased use of medication 0 (0) 0 (0)
Total 61 (100) 219 (100)
  1. a according to the patients’ self-assessment
  2. b percentage within this category