About the study

The chief aim of the Coxib and traditional NSAID Trialists’ Collaboration (CNT) will be to conduct analyses of the effects of coxibs and tNSAIDs on the most common adverse effects of coxibs and tNSAIDs, namely “serious vascular events” and “symptomatic ulcer or upper gastrointestinal (GI) complications”.

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Latest news

Press release, 30 May 2013 (pdf) and Oxford University Blog, 30 May 2013 (opens new website)

Coxib and Traditional NSAID Trialists' (CNT) Collaboration. Vascular and upper gastrointestinal effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: meta-analyses of individual participant data from randomised trials. (opens new website)

CNT information