TITLE

Review: Glucosamine and chondroitin, alone or in combination, do not clinically improve knee or hip pain in osteoarthritis

AUTHOR(S)
Markenson, Joseph A.
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;3/20/2011, Vol. 154 Issue 3, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which found whether glucosamine or chondroitin, alone or in combination, reduces joint pain in osteoarthritis of the hip or knee. The study was conducted by researcher P. J�ni of the University of Bern in Switzerland and found that glucosamine and chondroitin, alone or in combination, do not clinically improve joint pain in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee or hip.
ACCESSION #
64279622

 

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