No evidence that NSAIDs lower PD risk


A case-control analysis of data from the Physicians’ Health Study reports that there is insufficient evidence that NSAID use lowers the risk of Parkinson’s disease (Driver et al. Br Med J 2011; epublished January 20, 2011; free full text at The database included 22,007 physicians aged 40-84 years. Cases were matched by age and confounders (comorbidity, indicators for NSAID use).

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