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Table 4 Reviews with overlapping conditions

From: Melatonin and health: an umbrella review of health outcomes and biological mechanisms of action

Subjects/condition/health outcome/indication Number of systematic reviews (N)
Ageing 5
Cancer 43
Cardiovascular 9
Delirium 2
Epilepsy 2
Excretory/renal functions 2
Gastrointestinal function/conditions 7
Healthy adults 6
Infections (various) 6
Inflammatory conditions 10
Menopause (symptoms) 2
Musculoskeletal system 3
Neonates, infants and children (various conditions) 9
Nervous system (central and peripheral) conditions/injuries 18
Neurodegenerative disorders/dementias 10
Obesity/metabolic diseases 10
Other (miscellaneous) 6
Oral cavity diseases 3
Pain syndromes 5
Pregnancy/reproductive functions/infertility 11
Pre-operative, peri-operative or post-operative care (anxiety, prevention of agitation) 4
Protection against radiation/metal toxicity 4
Psychiatric/psychological conditions 22
Sleep outcomes/insomnia 37
Various clinical conditions 10