Imaging of osteoarthritis: update from a radiological perspective.

  title={Imaging of osteoarthritis: update from a radiological perspective.},
  author={Ali Guermazi and Frank W Roemer and Daichi Hayashi},
  journal={Current opinion in rheumatology},
  volume={23 5},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Imaging plays an increasingly important role in the continuing effort to understand the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis and in the quest for disease-modifying osteoarthritis drugs. To assist investigators in choosing the appropriate imaging technique for a particular goal of a study, this review describes, from a radiological point of view, key studies that were published between May 2010 and May 2011. RECENT FINDINGS MRI and ultrasound are the two key modalities for… CONTINUE READING