Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health

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Is Glucosamine/Chondroitin Sulfate effective in the Long-Term on the Progression of Structural Changes in Knee Osteoarthritis?

Marcos Edgar Fernandez-Cuadros 1 , 2 , * and Luz Otilia Casique-Bocanegra 3
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1 Physical Medicine and Rehabilition Department, Hospital Universitario Santa Cristina, Madrid, Spain
2 Physical Medicine and Rehabilition Department, Fundacion Hospital General Santisima Trinidad, Salamanca, Spain
3 Familiar Medicine, Gabinete Clinico Santa Clara, Zamora, Spain
Article information
  • Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health Studies: July 2017, 4 (3); e57489
  • Published Online: July 13, 2017
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: April 15, 2017
  • Revised: April 23, 2017
  • Accepted: April 25, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/mejrh.57489

To Cite: Fernandez-Cuadros M E, Casique-Bocanegra L O. Is Glucosamine/Chondroitin Sulfate effective in the Long-Term on the Progression of Structural Changes in Knee Osteoarthritis?, Middle East J Rehabil Health Stud. 2017 ; 4(3):e57489. doi: 10.5812/mejrh.57489.

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