Prevalence and risk factors for joint pain among men and women in the West of Scotland Twenty-07 study.

@article{Adamson2006PrevalenceAR,
  title={Prevalence and risk factors for joint pain among men and women in the West of Scotland Twenty-07 study.},
  author={Joy A Adamson and Shah Ebrahim and P. A. Dieppe and Kerry Hunt},
  journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases},
  year={2006},
  volume={65 4},
  pages={520-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the association between three modifiable risk factors (obesity, smoking, and alcohol consumption) and reported joint pain. METHODS Cross sectional data were collected on 858 people aged 58 years living in the West of Scotland and on the same individuals four years later, aged 62 years. RESULTS There was a positive relation between obesity and reported pain in the hips, knees, ankles, and feet. The strongest relation was with knee pain (odds ratio = 2.42 (95% confidence… CONTINUE READING
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