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Osteoarthritis

  • K. Mohan Iyer
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Abstract

This chapter accounts for the types of osteoarthritis, clinical features to include signs and symptoms, diagnosis and pathology, treatment both conservative and operative.

Keywords

Primary and secondary osteoarthritis Clinical features Conservative and surgical treatment 

References

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    Bierma-Zeinstra S, Bohnen A, Ginai A, Prins A, Verhaar J. Validity of American College of Rheumatology criteria for diagnosing hip osteoarthritis in primary care research. J Rheumatol. 1999;26:1129–33.PubMedGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Mohan Iyer
    • 1
  1. 1.Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust, Royal Free HospitalLondonUK

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