Population-wide incidence estimates for soft tissue knee injuries presenting to healthcare in southern Sweden: data from the Skåne Healthcare Register

@inproceedings{Peat2014PopulationwideIE,
  title={Population-wide incidence estimates for soft tissue knee injuries presenting to healthcare in southern Sweden: data from the Sk{\aa}ne Healthcare Register},
  author={George Peat and Charlotte Bergknut and Richard B Frobell and Anna J{\"o}ud and Martin Englund},
  booktitle={Arthritis research & therapy},
  year={2014}
}
INTRODUCTION Soft tissue knee injury is a well-established and potent risk factor for development of knee osteoarthritis. However, there is a paucity of epidemiological data from the general population. Our aim was to estimate the annual person-level incidence for a wide spectrum of clinically diagnosed soft tissue knee injuries, and their distribution by age, sex, and season. METHODS In Sweden, in- and outpatient health care is registered using each individuals' unique personal identifier… CONTINUE READING
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