Morphological changes in the lower limbs with the progression of knee osteoarthritis over 6 years in a Toei cohort.

Published on May 4, 2021in Modern Rheumatology2.113
· DOI :10.1080/14397595.2020.1804668
Dung Huu Tran1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Hamamatsu University),
Hironobu Hoshino19
Estimated H-index: 19
(Hamamatsu University),
Yukihiro Matsuyama45
Estimated H-index: 45
(Hamamatsu University)
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Abstract
Objectives: We investigated the relationship between morphological features in the lower limbs and the progression of knee osteoarthritis (OA) in 6-years.Methods: Volunteer subjects from Toei (101 ...
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