Correlation of Femoral Cartilage Thickness and Osteoporosis in Female Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis


Ozovez G. A., ALP A.

TURK OSTEOPOROZ DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OSTEOPOROSIS, vol.27, no.2, pp.96-102, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/tod.galenos.2020.47704
  • Journal Name: TURK OSTEOPOROZ DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OSTEOPOROSIS
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.96-102
  • Keywords: Femoral cartilage thickness, knee osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, ultrasonography, SF-36, WOMAC, BONE-MINERAL DENSITY, RABBIT MODEL, BISPHOSPHONATES, RELIABILITY, POPULATION
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: To evaluate the relationship between ultrasonographic femoral cartilage thickness and presence of concomitant osteoporosis in a group of female patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA).