Supplementary materials from published articles

Arthritis & Rheumatism

Arthritis & Rheumatism, December, 2011:

Association Between Cam-Type Deformities and Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Detected Structural Hip Damage
3 files with additional information on this study:

British Medical Journal

British Medical Journal, September 16, 2010:

Effects of glucosamine, chondroitin, or placebo in patients with osteoarthritis of hip or knee
1 file with additional information on this study, which provides the WinBugs model specification as used for the primary analysis.

British Medical Journal, February, 2007:

Partner Notification 
2 files with additional information on this study:

  • Characteristics of included studies provides a table with detailed characteristics of the 14 included studies.
  •  Quality assessment of included studies provides a table with detailed quality assessments of the 14 included studies.

International Journal of Epidemiology

International Journal of Epidemiology, (2007):

Placebo-controlled trials of Chinese herbal medicine and conventional medicine — comparative study
2 files with the lists of included TCM and conventional medicine papers:

The Lancet

The Lancet, August 27, 2005:

Homoeopathy  
3 files with additional information on this study:

  • List of excluded homoeopathy studies provides a list of excluded homoeopathy studies with reasons for exclusions.
  • Study characteristics of homoeopathy studies provides details on study characteristics and results of 110 placebo-controlled homoeopathy trials.
  • Study characteristics of allopathy studies provides details on study characteristics and results of 110 placebo-controlled allopathy trials.

The Lancet Infectious Diseases

The Lancet Infectious Diseases, online June 16, 2011:

Hawkes SJ, et al.
Effectiveness of interventions to improve screening for antenatal syphilis: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Vaccine

Vaccine, online September 22, 2011:

Scott P, et al.
Comparing pneumococcal conjugate vaccine schedules based on 3 and 2 primary doses: systematic reviews and meta-analysis
2 files with additional information: