You have landed on a page of the archived Cochrane Community website. This site is not being maintained or updated.

If you are looking for Cochrane Review evidence, please visit Cochrane’s evidence page.

If you are a Cochrane contributor looking for Community resources, please visit the new Cochrane Community website.

Oral or transdermal opioids for osteoarthritis of the knee and hip (German version)

Warning: Parameter 2 to onepixelout_swftools_flashvars() expected to be a reference, value given in module_invoke() (line 476 of /var/www/archive/includes/

To browse Podcasts by topic, please visit the new Cochrane Summaries site here

Osteoarthritis is a common joint disease, causing a large amount of pain and disability, especially in the elderly. Eveline Nueesch, from Berne in Switzerland, describes a Cochrane review of opioids as a means of relieving this pain, which has been updated with funding from Swiss National Science Foundation (German version)

This podcast also available in: English

Play Now!

You are missing some Flash content that should appear here! Perhaps your browser cannot display it, or maybe it did not initialize correctly.

Download [mp3]  | Read Review
Updated on: April 30, 2014, 10:40

Comments for improvement or correction are welcome.