Beyond disability: measuring the social and personal consequences of osteoarthritis.

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OBJECTIVE Measuring the impact of osteoarthritis has traditionally focused on the disease (measures of impairment), functional disability and latterly, general health status or quality of life. This paper highlights the importance of measuring the wider personal and social consequences of OA both at a population and an individual patient level. DESIGN The… (More)

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@article{Carr1999BeyondDM, title={Beyond disability: measuring the social and personal consequences of osteoarthritis.}, author={Alison J Carr}, journal={Osteoarthritis and cartilage}, year={1999}, volume={7 2}, pages={230-8} }