Does body mass index mediate the relationship between socioeconomic position and incident osteoarthritis?
Volume: 56, Pages: 152063 - 152063
Published: Oct 1, 2022
To investigate associations of socioeconomic position (SEP) and obesity with incident osteoarthritis (OA), and to examine whether body mass index (BMI) mediates the association between SEP and incident OA.Data came from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing, a population-based cohort study of adults aged ≥50 years. The sample population included 9,281 people. Cox regression analyses were performed to investigate the associations between SEP...