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Search Summary

FPIN Clinical Inquiries  0 (nitrates or nitrate or glyceryl or nitro glycerin or nitroglycerin or trinitrate or dinitrate) and (rotator or shoulder or bursitis)
DynaMed  1  see Treatment > Topical nitroglycerin
UptoDate  1  Rotator cuff tendinopathy > Treatment > Topical glyceryl trinitrate

Cochrane Library - CDSR (Systematic Reviews)

 1  (nitrate* or glyceryl* or nitro glycerin* or nitroglycerin* or trinitrate* or dinitrate*) and (rotator* or shoulder* or bursitis) and (tendon* or tendin* or tenden*)
Cochrane Library - Other Systematic Reviews (DARE)  0 same strategy used as for CDSR above
Cochrane Library - Clinical Trials  0 same strategy used as for CDSR above; no additional studies found
National Guideline Clearinghouse
 1  (nitrate* or glyceryl* or nitro glycerin* or nitroglycerin* or trinitrate* or dinitrate*) and (rotator* or shoulder* or bursitis)
PubMed

 Systematic reviews

 2  (shoulder[mh] OR shoulder pain[mh] OR shoulder[tiab] OR bursitis[tw] OR rotator cuff[tw] OR rotator cuff[tw] OR supraspinatus[tw] OR bursitis[tw]) AND (tendon*[tw] OR tendin*[tw] OR tenden*[tw] OR shoulder[ti]) AND (nitroglycerin[mh] OR nitroglycerin[tw] OR nitro glycerin[tw] OR glyceryl[tw] OR nitrate*[tw] OR trinitrate*[tw] OR dinitrate*[tw]) AND english[la] AND (Meta Analysis[pt] OR meta analy*[tw] OR metaanaly*[tw] OR systematic review*[tw] OR data synthesis[tw] OR data extraction[tw] OR Cochrane Database Syst Rev[ta])
PubMed

RCTs; duplicates removed

 5 (shoulder[mh] OR shoulder pain[mh] OR shoulder[tiab] OR bursitis[tw] OR rotator cuff[tw] OR rotator cuff[tw] OR supraspinatus[tw] OR bursitis[tw]) AND (tendon*[tw] OR tendin*[tw] OR tenden*[tw] OR shoulder[ti]) AND (nitroglycerin[mh] OR nitroglycerin[tw] OR nitro glycerin[tw] OR glyceryl[tw] OR nitrate*[tw] OR trinitrate*[tw] OR dinitrate*[tw]) AND english[la] AND (randomized controlled trial[pt] OR random*[tw] OR controlled clinical trial[pt] OR 16778558[pmid])
PubMed

Clinical Trials; duplicates removed

 2  (shoulder[mh] OR shoulder pain[mh] OR shoulder[tiab] OR bursitis[tw] OR rotator cuff[tw] OR rotator cuff[tw] OR supraspinatus[tw] OR bursitis[tw]) AND (tendon*[tw] OR tendin*[tw] OR tenden*[tw] OR shoulder[ti]) AND (nitroglycerin[mh] OR nitroglycerin[tw] OR nitro glycerin[tw] OR glyceryl[tw] OR nitrate*[tw] OR trinitrate*[tw] OR dinitrate*[tw]) AND english[la] AND (Clinical Trial[pt] OR Multicenter Study[pt] OR trial[tw] OR trials[tw] OR multicenter[tw] OR multicentre[tw] OR multi center[tw] OR multi centre[tw] OR placebo*[tw] OR double blind*[tw] OR Treatment Outcome[mh] OR outcome*[tw] OR evidence based[tw])
PubMed

Guidelines; duplicates removed

 0 (shoulder[mh] OR shoulder pain[mh] OR shoulder[tiab] OR bursitis[tw] OR rotator cuff[tw] OR rotator cuff[tw] OR supraspinatus[tw] OR bursitis[tw]) AND (tendon*[tw] OR tendin*[tw] OR tenden*[tw] OR shoulder[ti]) AND (nitroglycerin[mh] OR nitroglycerin[tw] OR nitro glycerin[tw] OR glyceryl[tw] OR nitrate*[tw] OR trinitrate*[tw] OR dinitrate*[tw]) AND (Guideline[pt] OR Practice Guideline[pt] OR Consensus Development Conference[pt] OR Consensus Development Conference, NIH[pt] OR practice guidelines as topic[mh]) AND english[la]

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Clinician Author:Long Nguyen, Debbie Beecher,Gary Kelsberg

Librarian Author:  Sarah Safranek

Search Due Date: 30 November 2011

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