Research in hand osteoarthritis: time for reappraisal and demand for new strategies. An opinion paper.

@article{Kloppenburg2007ResearchIH,
  title={Research in hand osteoarthritis: time for reappraisal and demand for new strategies. An opinion paper.},
  author={Margreet Kloppenburg and Tanja Alexandra Stamm and Iain Watt and Franz Kainberger and Timothy E Cawston and Fraser N Birrell and Ingemar F. Petersson and Tore Saxne and Tore Kristian Kvien and Barbara Slatkowsky-Christensen and Maxime Dougados and Laure Gossec and Ferdinand C. Breedveld and Josef S Smolen},
  journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases},
  year={2007},
  volume={66 9},
  pages={
          1157-61
        }
}
BACKGROUND Osteoarthritis of the hands is a prevalent musculoskeletal disease with a considerable effect on patients' lives, but knowledge and research results in the field of hand osteoarthritis are limited. Therefore, the Disease Characteristics in Hand OA (DICHOA) initiative was founded in early 2005 with the aim of addressing key issues and facilitating research into hand osteoarthritis. OBJECTIVE To review and discuss current knowledge on hand osteoarthritis with regard to… CONTINUE READING

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