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Varus alignment of the proximal tibia is associated with structural progression in early to moderate varus osteoarthritis of the knee

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Purpose Lower limb malalignment is a strong predictor of progression in knee osteoarthritis. The purpose of this study is to identify the individual alignment variables that predict progression in early to moderate osteoarthritis of the knee. Method A longitudinal cohort study using data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. In total, 955 individuals (1329 knees) with early to moderate osteoarthritis (Kellgren-Lawrence grade 1, 2 or 3) were identified. All subjects had full-limb radiographs an...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s00167-019-05840-5

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ORCID:
0000-0003-0797-8143
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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ORCID:
0000-0002-1673-2148
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Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Journal:
Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy Journal website
Volume:
28
Issue:
10
Pages:
3279-3286
Place of publication:
Germany
Publication date:
2020-01-21
Acceptance date:
2019-12-16
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EISSN:
1433-7347
ISSN:
0942-2056
Pmid:
31965215

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