HSS Journal

, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp 68–69

Study Methodologies for Osteoarthritis: Clinical Trials and Tribulations

HSS Osteoarthritis Symposium: Frontiers in OA


clinical trials osteoarthritis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA
  2. 2.Brigham and Women’s HospitalBostonUSA
  3. 3.Harvard School of Public HealthBostonUSA

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