Systemic bone mineral density and its change in relation to progression of knee osteoarthritis: a longitudinal study.

Lee, Ji Yeon.
2012

Abstract: Background: Bone and cartilage are closely associated in Osteoarthritis (OA) pathophysiology. Increased bone mineral density (BMD) has been observed to be associated with OA in cross-sectional studies but data on the longitudinal relationship between BMD and knee OA progression are few and inconsistent. Methods:We used observational cohort data from the Vitamin D for Knee Osteoarthritis ... read more

Subjects
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. Department of Clinical and Translational Science.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/010940
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