Research + Clinical Trials

Research in the Division of Rheumatology includes investigations of the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis, methods to measure its progression and investigator initiated and sponsored clinical trials of investigational treatments for osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus, among other disorders. View open clinical trials >

One major research program within the Division is our study of complementary and alternative medicine including the use of Tai Chi for chronic rheumatic diseases such as osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia.  Our Center for Integrative Medicine focuses on evaluating cost-effective methods of complementary and alternative medicine therapies.

Learn more about these major research programs by using the links below.

Research at Tufts Medical Center.

Innovation at every turn.

The divisions in the Department of Medicine are working on ground-breaking research every day.

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