- No effect of 6-month intake of glucosamine sulfate on Modic changes or high intensity zones in the lumbar spine: sub-group analysis of a randomized controlled trialPhilip Wilkens
Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo University Hospital, FoU, OS, Bd, Bygg 73, Kirkeveien 166, 0460 Oslo, Norway
J Negat Results Biomed 11:13. 2012..The aim was to examine the course of MC and HIZ and to compare this course between groups treated with 6-month intake of oral GS versus placebo...
- Effect of glucosamine on pain-related disability in patients with chronic low back pain and degenerative lumbar osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trialPhilip Wilkens
Oslo University Hospital, Department of Orthopaedics, FoU, OS, Bd, Bygg 73, Kirkeveien 166, Oslo 0460, Norway
JAMA 304:45-52. 2010..Chronic low back pain (LBP) with degenerative lumbar osteoarthritis (OA) is widespread in the adult population. Although glucosamine is increasingly used by patients with chronic LBP, little is known about its effect in this setting...