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Table 4 Health care use and work absence days between baseline and three month follow-up for the 3 randomized groups

From: Is tailored treatment superior to non-tailored treatment for pain and disability in women with non-specific neck pain? A randomized controlled trial

  Tailored treatment
(n = 34)
Non-tailored treatment
(n = 36)
Treatment-as-usual
(n = 33)
Participants searched care 4 6 16
Work absence days (n) 2 (1) 5 (3) 7 (4)
# Visits (participants):    
Medical doctor 1 (1) 1 (1) 1 (1)
Physiotherapist   8 (2) 46 (9)
Naprapath   5 (2) 2 (1)
Masseur 7 (3) 16 (4) 21 (7)
Total # Visits (participants) 8 (4) 30 (6) 70 (16)