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Osteoarthritis

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Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of joint disease, and its impact is set to grow as the prevalence of obesity rises and our elderly population increases. Many clinicians regard OA as simply a disease of ‘wear and tear’, and by implication one in which disease modification is not possible. Such prejudices have led to significant academic apathy in this disease, reflected not only in our poor understanding of disease pathogenesis, but also in the failure to classify the disease with ...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.mpmed.2017.12.009

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS; KIR
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Kennedy Institute for Rheumatology
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Elsevier
Journal:
Medicine More from this journal
Volume:
46
Issue:
3
Pages:
187-195
Publication date:
2018-02-21
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1365-4357
ISSN:
1357-3039
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pubs:827184
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2018-03-07

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