Cost-effectiveness of adjunct non-pharmacological interventions for osteoarthritis of the knee

  title={Cost-effectiveness of adjunct non-pharmacological interventions for osteoarthritis of the knee},
  author={B. Woods and A. Manca and H. Weatherly and P. Saramago and E. Sideris and C. Giannopoulou and S. Rice and M. Corbett and A. Vickers and M. Bowes and H. MacPherson and M. Sculpher},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  • B. Woods, A. Manca, +9 authors M. Sculpher
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • PLoS ONE
  • Background There is limited information on the costs and benefits of alternative adjunct non-pharmacological treatments for knee osteoarthritis and little guidance on which should be prioritised for commissioning within the NHS. This study estimates the costs and benefits of acupuncture, braces, heat treatment, insoles, interferential therapy, laser/light therapy, manual therapy, neuromuscular electrical stimulation, pulsed electrical stimulation, pulsed electromagnetic fields, static magnets… CONTINUE READING
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