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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Excluded studies

Author (year) Reason for exclusion
Lee (2014) Not RCT (case series – 5 cases)
Hou (2010) Combination treatment(arthroscopic debridement of articular cavity combined with Huatan Xiaoyou Juanbi Decoction and catgut implantation)
Zhang (2017) Not RCT (case series – 30 cases)
Yang (2015) Not RCT (literature review)

RCT, randomized controlled trial.

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