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Prevalence of radiographic hip osteoarthritis is increased in high bone mass.

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OBJECTIVE: Epidemiological studies have shown an association between increased bone mineral density (BMD) and osteoarthritis (OA), but whether this represents cause or effect remains unclear. In this study, we used a novel approach to investigate this question, determining whether individuals with High Bone Mass (HBM) have a higher prevalence of radiographic hip OA compared with controls. DESIGN: HBM cases came from the UK-based HBM study: HBM was defined by BMD Z-score. Unaffected relatives ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1016/j.joca.2014.06.007

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Hardcastle, SA More by this author
Gregson, CL More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Arthritis Research UK More from this funder
Oxford NIHR Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit More from this funder
Wellcome Trust More from this funder
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Osteoarthritis and cartilage / OARS, Osteoarthritis Research Society Journal website
Volume:
22
Issue:
8
Pages:
1120-1128
Publication date:
2014-08-05
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EISSN:
1522-9653
ISSN:
1063-4584
URN:
uuid:13d3d0fa-ce07-4a9e-8d3c-8b91b22e627d
Source identifiers:
467166
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pubs:467166
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English
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