Effects of glucosamine, chondroitin, or placebo in patients with osteoarthritis of hip or knee: network meta-analysis

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OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of glucosamine, chondroitin, or the two in combination on joint pain and on radiological progression of disease in osteoarthritis of the hip or knee. Design Network meta-analysis. Direct comparisons within trials were combined with indirect evidence from other trials by using a Bayesian model that allowed the synthesis of… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bmj.c4675

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@inproceedings{Wandel2010EffectsOG, title={Effects of glucosamine, chondroitin, or placebo in patients with osteoarthritis of hip or knee: network meta-analysis}, author={Simon Wandel and Peter J{\"u}ni and Britta Tendal and Eveline N{\"u}esch and Peter Villiger and Nicky J. Welton and Stephan Reichenbach and Sven Trelle}, booktitle={BMJ}, year={2010} }