Chief Investigator:

Prof Daniele van der Windt

Principal Investigator:

Dr Opeyemi Babatunde

Funder name / reference number: National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) School for Primary Care : 2015-149
Year 2015 - 2016

Study design

Systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials in patients with shoulder pain.

Primary objective

To determine the comparative effectiveness of treatments for relieving pain and improving function in patients with subacromial shoulder conditions.


The systematic review and meta-analysis includes conservative as well as surgical interventions.