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New resources available for comparing osteoarthritis pain medications
Research Activities, April 2012
AHRQ has released new clinician and consumer summaries and continuing medical education activities in support of a recent updated research report comparing the effectiveness and safety of analgesics in the treatment of osteoarthritis. Overall, the report found no clear differences in the effectiveness of different nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, but did find potentially important differences in the risk of serious harms.
Internet Citation: New resources available for comparing osteoarthritis pain medications: Research Activities, April 2012.
April 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/news/newsletters/research-activities/apr12/0412RA27.html
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