The Burden of Arthritis and Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Treatment

  • Elke Hunsche, Jeremy V. M. Chancellor, Nick Bruce
  • Published 2001 in PharmacoEconomics


The purpose of this literature review is to summarise data available from publications describing the burden of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis in Europe, and to highlight gaps in the literature. On the basis of extensive literature research, the epidemiology of arthritis, its treatment costs, and iatrogenic costs related to nonsteroidal anti… (More)
DOI: 10.2165/00019053-200119001-00001