AB0847 Impact of Body Weight Loss on the Clinical Manifestations of Knee Osteoarthritis and Metabolic Syndrome Parameters in Female Patients with Obesity Taking Orlistat

@inproceedings{Strebkova2015AB0847IO,
  title={AB0847 Impact of Body Weight Loss on the Clinical Manifestations of Knee Osteoarthritis and Metabolic Syndrome Parameters in Female Patients with Obesity Taking Orlistat},
  author={Ekaterina Strebkova and Irina V. Solovyova and E. P. Sharapova and Ashot Musaelovich Mkrtumyan and Lyudmila Ivanovna Alekseeva and Nasonov El},
  year={2015}
}
Background Obesity and knee osteoarthritis (OA) are among the most frequent chronic conditions. Objectives To evaluate the impact of body weight loss on the clinical manifestations of knee OA, quality of life, parameters of metabolic syndrome (level of blood pressure (BP), blood lipids, blood glucose, body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), hip circumference (HC) in women with knee OA and obesity, taking orlistat. Methods The study included 50 women, aged 45-65 years, with knee OA… CONTINUE READING