StATS: Side effects of Cox-2 inhibitors (February 15, 2005)

There has been so much published about side effects of Cox-2 inhibitors that it is hard to keep up with the evolving story. Here are a few recently released articles:

The first five are early release publications from the New England Journal of Medicine. The last is an early release publication from the Archives of Internal Medicine. For some reason, I could not get the Digital Object Identifiers to resolve properly. I'll wait a few days and try again.

I had commented about this issue in an earlier weblog entry:

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