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STUDIES OF ILLNESS IN THE AGED. THE INDEX OF ADL: A STANDARDIZED MEASURE OF BIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOSOCIAL FUNCTION.
The Index of ADL was developed to study results of treatment and prognosis in the elderly and chronically ill. Grades of the Index summarize over-all performance in bathing, dressing, going toExpand
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OARSI recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis, Part II: OARSI evidence-based, expert consensus guidelines.
PURPOSE To develop concise, patient-focussed, up to date, evidence-based, expert consensus recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA), which are adaptable and designed toExpand
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Glucosamine, chondroitin sulfate, and the two in combination for painful knee osteoarthritis.
BACKGROUND Glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate are used to treat osteoarthritis. The multicenter, double-blind, placebo- and celecoxib-controlled Glucosamine/chondroitin Arthritis Intervention TrialExpand
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OARSI recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis: part III: Changes in evidence following systematic cumulative update of research published through January 2009.
OBJECTIVE To update evidence for available therapies in the treatment of hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA) and to examine whether research evidence has changed from 31 January 2006 to 31 January 2009.Expand
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OARSI recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis, part I: critical appraisal of existing treatment guidelines and systematic review of current research evidence.
PURPOSE As a prelude to developing updated, evidence-based, international consensus recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA), the Osteoarthritis Research SocietyExpand
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Guidelines for the medical management of osteoarthritis
Guidelines for the medical management of patients with OA of the hip are reported in an accompanying article (5). Herein, we present guidelines for the medical management of patients with OA of theExpand
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Role of collagen hydrolysate in bone and joint disease.
  • R. Moskowitz
  • Medicine
  • Seminars in arthritis and rheumatism
  • 1 October 2000
OBJECTIVES To review the current status of collagen hydrolysate in the treatment of osteoarthritis and osteoporosis. METHODS Review of past and current literature relative to collagen hydrolysateExpand
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Intraarticular sodium hyaluronate (Hyalgan) in the treatment of patients with osteoarthritis of the knee: a randomized clinical trial. Hyalgan Study Group.
OBJECTIVE To determine efficacy and safety of intraarticular (IA) hyaluronic acid (HA; Hyalgan) versus placebo and a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug for osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee. METHOD AExpand
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Musculoskeletal findings in obese subjects before and after weight loss following bariatric surgery
Objective:To determine the point prevalence of painful musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions in obese subjects before and after weight loss following bariatric surgery.Design:Longitudinal, interventional,Expand
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