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How do physicians weigh benefits and risks associated with treatments in patients with osteoarthritis in the United Kingdom?

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OBJECTIVE: To quantify the relative importance that UK physicians attach to the benefits and risks of current drugs when making treatment decisions for patients with osteoarthritis (OA). METHODS: Physicians treating at least 10 patients with OA per month completed an online discrete-choice experiment survey and answered 12 treatment-choice questions comparing medication profiles. Medication profiles were defined by 4 benefits (reduction in ambulatory pain, resting pain, stiffness, and diffic...

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10.3899/jrheum.111066

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
The Journal of rheumatology
Volume:
39
Issue:
5
Pages:
1056-1063
Publication date:
2012-05-05
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EISSN:
1499-2752
ISSN:
0315-162X
URN:
uuid:31981fee-9c63-4e9b-8853-546228229d46
Source identifiers:
329039
Local pid:
pubs:329039

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