DÄ internationalArchive47/2018The effectiveness of leech therapy in chronic low back pain

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The effectiveness of leech therapy in chronic low back pain

A randomized controlled trial

Dtsch Arztebl Int 2018; 115(47): 785-92; DOI: 10.3238/arztebl.2018.0785

Hohmann, C; Stange, R; Steckhan, N; Robens, S; Ostermann, T; Paetow, A; Michalsen, A

For technical reasons, the English full text will be published approximately two weeks after the German print edition has been published.

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, corporate member of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and Berlin Institute of Health, Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Stiftungsprofessur für klinische Naturheilkunde: Christoph-Daniel Hohmann, Dr. med. Rainer Stange, Dr. rer. medic. Nico Steckhan, Prof. Dr. med. Andreas Michalsen
Klinik für Innere Medizin, Abteilung für Naturheilkunde, Immanuel Krankenhaus Berlin: Christoph-Daniel Hohmann, Dr. med. Rainer Stange, Dr. rer. medic. Niko Steckhan, Prof. Dr. med. Andreas Michalsen
Abteilung für Psychologie, Fakultät für Gesundheit, Universität Witten/Herdecke: Dipl.-Stat. Sibylle Robens, Prof. Dr. rer. medic. Ostermann
KPW Garbsen, Zentrum für Physiotherapie: Dr. med. Paetow
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