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Pain characterization in knee osteoarthritis

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Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis in the world, and it has been estimated that about one tenth of the world’s population, aged over 60, have symptoms that can be attributed to OA. Despite the size of the global impact of OA, there is a significant unmet need for effective treatments. Knee replacement surgery is commonly used in patients with moderate to severe knee OA, in order to reduce pain. However, 10-34% of patients report an unfavourable long-term outcome with ...

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MSD
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NDORMS
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Doctoral Research Fellow
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University of Oxford
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2016-05-24

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