Essays about: "Knee osteoarthritis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words Knee osteoarthritis.

  1. 1. Patient-reported outcome after arthroscopic surgery of the knee in middle-age patients. : – a retrospective study

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Gustaf Bråkenhielm; [2019]
    Keywords : Arthroscopic surgery; Degenerative meniscal injury; Knee osteoarthritis; Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score KOOS ; Osteoarthritis; Physiotherapy.;

    Abstract : Introduction: Arthroscopic partial resection of degenerative meniscal injuries has previously been frequently performed but has been questioned in recent years. However, contradictory data exist. Aim: We aimed to asses patient- reported outcome in patients over 40 years of age after arthroscopic surgery due to degenerative meniscal injury. READ MORE

  2. 2. Are there any difference between the levels of serum leptin, visceral fat area and body mass index in patients with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis, with and without radiographic changes?

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Jasmine Björkman; [2018]
    Keywords : leptin; visceral fat area; BMI; knee; osteoartritis; radiographic changes;

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  3. 3. Examination of serum leptin- and lipid levels and gender differences in a population with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Fanny Elmberg; [2018]
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  4. 4. The influence of educational attainment and immigration status on outcomes of a national self-management program for hip and knee osteoarthritis – results on 22 741 patients from the BOA register

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för folkhälsovetenskap

    Author : Erik Unevik; [2018]
    Keywords : Osteoarthritis; sociodemographic; immigration status; socioeconomic position; rehabilitation; physiotherapy; adherence;

    Abstract : Background: Supervised exercise and delivered education are first step treatment for knee, hip and hand osteoarthritis (OA) according to international guidelines. It is uncertain whether OA outcomes from participation in the Swedish self-management program “Better management of Osteoarthritis (BOA)” differs for participants with different sociodemographic background. READ MORE

  5. 5. Glucose and its association with metabolic factors and biomarkers in patients experiencing symptomatic knee osteoarthritis : A cross-sectional study

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Frida Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Knee osteoarthritis; metabolic syndrome; LDL; HDL; cholesterol; glucose; HbA1c; visceral fat; low-grade inflammation;

    Abstract : Background Osteoarthritis (OA) is a long-term chronic disease that affects the joints and creates stiffness, pain and impaired movement. Knee osteoarthritis is the most common form of OA and affects all tissues of the joint, including bone, muscles, synovia, and cartilage. READ MORE