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Relationship between osteoarthritis of the knee and life-stressing events among Nigerians with knee osteoarthritis

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Osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee is one of the most frequent musculoskeletal disorders that physicians do attend to in healthcare facilities. Knee OA is associated with psychological and medical challenges like depression, life-stressing events and pain. This study was carried out to determine the relationship between knee OA and life-stressing events among adults Nigerians with knee OA. Participants with knee OA were recruited consecutively from selected hospitals in Kano State, Nigeria. West...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.4314/ambr.v4i1.3

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Subgroup:
Botnar Research Centre
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-9775-361X
Publisher:
Archives of Medical and Biomedical Research Publisher's website
Journal:
Archives of Medical and Biomedical Research Journal website
Volume:
4
Issue:
1
Pages:
21-31
Publication date:
2018-08-10
Acceptance date:
2018-03-07
DOI:
EISSN:
1694-2078
ISSN:
1694-2086
Pubs id:
pubs:938761
URN:
uri:e04b65e4-4076-48f1-bc76-13a76f8cd948
UUID:
uuid:e04b65e4-4076-48f1-bc76-13a76f8cd948
Local pid:
pubs:938761

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