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Obesity and the relative risk of replacement surgery in knee osteoarthritis patients: A prospective cohort study.

Abstract:
Objective: It is unclear what the impact of obesity has on the progression of knee osteoarthritis (KOA), from diagnosis to knee replacement (KR) surgery. This research examines the relative risk of KR surgery in overweight/obese patients with newly diagnosed knee osteoarthritis in a community population. Methods: Subjects were selected from the SIDIAP database, which compiles comprehensive clinical information collected by healthcare professionals for 80% of... Expand abstract
Publication status:
Accepted
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1002/art.39486

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Leyland, KM More by this author
Diez-Perez, A More by this author
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Idiap Jordi Gol Primary Care Research Institute More from this funder
Oxford National Institute for Health Research Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit More from this funder
University of Oxford More from this funder
Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit Southampton More from this funder
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Wiley: 12 months Publisher's website
Journal:
Arthritis and Rheumatology Journal website
Publication date:
2015
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ISSN:
2326-5205
URN:
uuid:d0d2716a-7748-4874-886a-c4583ad23254
Source identifiers:
574646
Local pid:
pubs:574646

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