Volume 4, Issue 2 (5-2017)                   J. Res. Orthop. Sci. 2017, 4(2): 0-0 | Back to browse issues page

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1- Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rasoul-e-Akram Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2- Noncommunicable Diseases Research Center, Fasa University of Medical Sciences, Fasa, IR Iran
3- Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
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Background: Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis and is the major cause of pain and disability in the elderly. The relationship between obesity and increased risk of knee osteoarthritis was known for many years. Since then, many studies have shown the relationship between knee osteoarthritis and obesity.
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Subject: Knee surgery
Received: 2019/09/9 | Accepted: 2017/05/15 | Published: 2017/05/15

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