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Pain from osteoarthritis of the hip and knee decreases when wearing magnetic bracelets. Randomised controlled trial of magnetic bracelets for relieving pain in osteoarthritis of the hip and knee Study completed by Tim Harlow, general practitioner, Colin Greaves, research fellow, Adrian White, senior research fellow, Liz Brown, research assistant, Anna Hart, Edzard Ernst, professor of complementary medicine. Objective To determine the effectiveness of commercially available magnetic bracelets for pain control in osteoarthritis of the hip and knee. Participants 194 men and women aged 45-80 years with osteoarthritis of the hip or knee. Intervention Wearing a standard strength static bipolar magnetic bracelet,...
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