Systematic review of clinical trials of treatments for osteoarthritis in dogs.

@article{Aragon2007SystematicRO,
  title={Systematic review of clinical trials of treatments for osteoarthritis in dogs.},
  author={Carlos L Aragon and Erik H. Hofmeister and Steven Budsberg},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={2007},
  volume={230 4},
  pages={514-21}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify and critically evaluate the quality of evidence of the most commonly used pharmacologic, nutraceutical, and purported slow-acting drugs of osteoarthritis for the management of osteoarthritis in dogs by use of the FDA's evidence-based medicine scoring system. DESIGN Systematic review. SAMPLE POPULATION 16 clinical trials. PROCEDURES A broad bibliographic search was performed prior to May 2006. Inclusion criteria focused on prospective trials evaluating commonly used… CONTINUE READING