Intervention Review

Glucosamine therapy for treating osteoarthritis

  1. Tanveer Towheed1,*,
  2. Lara Maxwell2,
  3. Tassos P Anastassiades3,
  4. Beverley Shea2,
  5. JB Houpt4,
  6. Vivian Welch5,
  7. Marc C Hochberg6,
  8. George A Wells7

Editorial Group: Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group

Published Online: 20 APR 2005

Assessed as up-to-date: 11 NOV 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002946.pub2

How to Cite

Towheed T, Maxwell L, Anastassiades TP, Shea B, Houpt JB, Welch V, Hochberg MC, Wells GA. Glucosamine therapy for treating osteoarthritis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD002946. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002946.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Queen's University, Department of Medicine and of Community Health and Epidemiology, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    University of Ottawa, Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    Queen's University, Medicine and Biochemistry, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

  4. 4

    University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

  5. 5

    University of Ottawa, Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

  6. 6

    University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA

  7. 7

    University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Cardiovascular Research Reference Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

*Tanveer Towheed, Department of Medicine and of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen's University, Etherington Hall-Room 2066, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 20 APR 2005


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