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Osteoarthritis

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Osteoarthritis is a major source of pain, disability, and socioeconomic cost worldwide. The epidemiology of the disorder is complex and multifactorial, with genetic, biological, and biomechanical components. Aetiological factors are also joint specific. Joint replacement is an effective treatment for symptomatic end-stage disease, although functional outcomes can be poor and the lifespan of prostheses is limited. Consequently, the focus is shifting to disease prevention and the treatment of e...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
New College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
NDORMS
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-4616-7482
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
Worcester College
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Lancet Journal website
Volume:
386
Issue:
9991
Pages:
376-387
Publication date:
2015-03-04
DOI:
EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
Pmid:
25748615
Source identifiers:
539530
Language:
English
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2018-05-05

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