Effects of NSAID use on bone healing: A meta-analysis of retrospective case–control and cohort studies within clinical settings

  title={Effects of NSAID use on bone healing: A meta-analysis of retrospective case–control and cohort studies within clinical settings},
  author={M. U. Ali and Mehvish Usman and K. Patel},
  pages={111 - 94}
Introduction This meta-analysis aims to determine whether non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) use is significantly associated with adverse bone healing outcomes within clinical settings, including trauma and elective spine settings. It will also explore bone healing outcomes with the type, route, dosage and duration of NSAID exposure and aims to demonstrate the effects of various other confounding factors on bone healing outcomes. Methods Electronic databases including MedLine, Embase… Expand
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