- A blinded randomised trial of acupuncture (manual and electroacupuncture) compared with a non-penetrating sham for the symptoms of osteoarthritis of the kneeRonald W Jubb
Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Trust, Birmingham, UK
Acupunct Med 26:69-78. 2008..To compare the effect of acupuncture (manual and electroacupuncture) with that of a non-penetrating sham ('placebo' needle) in patients with osteoarthritic knee pain and disability who are blind to the treatment allocation...
- Hepatotoxicity associated with sulfasalazine in inflammatory arthritis: A case series from a local surveillance of serious adverse eventsParesh Jobanputra
Department of Rheumatology, Selly Oak Hospital, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Raddlebarn Road, Birmingham, B29 6JD, UK
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:48. 2008..We report an investigation from a local surveillance for serious adverse drug reactions associated with disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs that was triggered by the occurrence of liver failure in two of our patients...
- Oral and intra-articular remedies: Review of papers published from March 2001 to February 2002Ronald W Jubb
University of Birmingham, Selly Oak Hospital, UK
Curr Opin Rheumatol 14:597-602. 2002..Glucosamine, diacerein, and hyaluronan may all be disease-modifying drugs for osteoarthritis but confirmatory studies are still needed...