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Table 2 Overview of numbers of headache related health care contacts of both treatment groups

From: Preliminary results, methodological considerations and recruitment difficulties of a randomised clinical trial comparing two treatment regimens for patients with headache and neck pain

  Week 7 Week 12 Week 26
  UC
(n = 18)
UCMT
(n = 14)
UC
(n = 18)
UCMT (n = 14) UC
(n = 13)
UCMT (n = 14)
MT 1 10 2 7 1 /
GP 8 4 4 2 2 2
Neurologist / 1 1 / / 1
Pharmacist 6 4 5 2 6 /
Psychologist 1 2 / 2 / /
Other / 1 2 1 1 /
  1. The number of people who contacted a health care provider is displayed. The total number of participants is displayed at the top of each column.
  2. UC: Usual Care, UCMT: Usual Care plus Manual therapy. MT: Manual Therapy, GP: General Practitioner. The health care providers reported under the section 'other' are an osteopath, an orthomolecular doctor, a massage therapist (Shiatsu and Thai) and an internist.
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