A Randomised, Double-Blind, Clinical Trial Comparing the Efficacy of Nimesulide, Celecoxib and Rofecoxib in Osteoarthritis of the Knee

@article{Bianchi2012ARD,
  title={A Randomised, Double-Blind, Clinical Trial Comparing the Efficacy of Nimesulide, Celecoxib and Rofecoxib in Osteoarthritis of the Knee},
  author={M. Bianchi and M. Broggini},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={2012},
  volume={63},
  pages={37-46}
}
AbstractJoint pain is the main complaint in patients affected by osteoarthritis (OA), and NSAIDs are commonly used to treat pain associated with OA. Over the past few years, cyclo-oxygenase (COX)-2-selective inhibitors have been proved to have certain advantages over non-selective NSAIDs and have been increasingly used for pain management in patients with OA. Objective:The main objective of this randomised, double-blind, within-patient study was to compare the analgesic efficacy of three COX-2… Expand
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