Prevalence of Malformations of the Hip Joint and Their Relationship to Sex, Groin Pain, and Risk of Osteoarthritis
- Risk factors for and prevalence of knee osteoarthritis in the rural areas of Shanxi Province, North China: a COPCORD study. Zhang, Junfeng; Song, Linghua; Liu, Guifen; Zhang, Ailian; Dong, Haiyuan; Liu, Zhiyong; Li, Xiaofeng; Luo, Jing // Rheumatology International;Nov2013, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p2783
The purpose of this study is to investigate the prevalence of knee osteoarthritis (OA) in the rural areas of Shanxi Province, North China. A total of 7,126 permanent residents aged from 16 to 90 years were surveyed using Community Oriented Program for the Control of Rheumatic Diseases...
- Prevalence of radiological femoroacetabular impingement in Japanese hip joints: detailed investigation with computed tomography. Mimura, Tomohiro; Kawasaki, Taku; Itakura, Shin; Hirata, Tomohiro; Fuzikawa, Hitomi; Mori, Kanji; Imai, Shinji // Journal of Orthopaedic Science;Jul2015, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p649
Background: Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) has been highlighted as a new etiology for osteoarthritis of the hip, and its prevalence has been reported in the past decade. In the present study, we performed a detailed investigation of the anatomical parameters related to FAI and calculated the...
- Leg-length discrepancy and knee osteoarthritis. // Mayo Clinic Health Letter;Dec2010, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p4
The article discusses a research study on the association between unequal leg length and increased risk for knee osteoarthritis, published in the March 2010 issue of "Annals of Internal Medicine."
- OA of the knee: Older women are more vulnerable than men. // Geriatrics;Feb96, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p67
Presents an abstract of the research study `The Incidence and Natural History of Knee Osteoarthritis in the Elderly,' by D.T. Felson et al which appeared in the 1995 issue of the periodical `Arthritis Rheumatology, Volume 38'.
- Exercise will not cause knee arthritis. // Clinical Advisor;Oct2013, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p24
The article presents information on a report on the effects of physical activity on knee arthritis published in the periodical "Arthritis & Rheumatism."
- Obesity, sex, liver disease, and decompensation. Berzigotti, Annalisa; Casu, Stefania; Cerini, Federica // Hot Topics in Viral Hepatitis;2013, Vol. 9 Issue 27, p17
Obesity is a major risk factor in the development of most chronic disorders, such as cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, ostheoarthritis, and several solid tumors. In the last 10 years, it has been demonstrated that a strong association between obesity and liver diseases exists--its features...
- YOUR BODY'S LANGUAGE. Kosecki, Danielle // Prevention;Oct2008, Vol. 60 Issue 10, p26
The article lists symptoms that can alert individuals who are at risk for developing certain chronic diseases. They include an inability to identify the scent of certain items denoting risk for developing Parkinson's Disease, short finger length in women indicating a proneness to osteoarthritis,...
- Population- and Type-Specific Clustering of Multiple HPV Types Across Diverse Risk Populations in the Netherlands. Mollers, Madelief; Vriend, Henrike J.; van der Sande, Marianne A. B.; van Bergen, Jan E. A. M.; King, Audrey J.; Lenselink, Charlotte H.; Bekkers, Ruud L. M.; Meijer, Chris J. L. M.; de Melker, Hester E.; Bogaards, Johannes A. // American Journal of Epidemiology;May2014, Vol. 179 Issue 10, p1236
In view of possible type replacement upon introduction of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination, we aimed to explore patterns of type-specific clustering across populations with various background infection risks. A total of 3,874 women from 3 cross-sectional studies in the Netherlands (in...
- Commentary to: Light intensity physical activity is associated with lower disability in adults with or at risk of knee osteoarthritis. Wallis, Jason // Journal of Physiotherapy (Elsevier);Sep2014, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p163
No abstract available.