Osteoarthritis Research Society International World Congress

Healio brings you the highlights from Osteoarthritis Research Society International World Congress. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from OARSI, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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VIDEO: Lohmander calls for individualized exercise therapy for patients with OA

May 15, 2017
LAS VEGAS — At the Osteoarthritis Research Society International World Congress, Stefan Lohmander, MD, PhD, from Lund University in
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VIDEO Bariatric surgery linked to improvements in patients with knee OA

May 12, 2017
LAS VEGAS — At the Osteoarthritis Research Society International World Congress, Jonathan Samuels, MD, from NYU Langone Medical Center, spoke…
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Childhood obesity linked with increased risk for patellar cartilage defects in young adults

May 9, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Childhood weight, BMI and fat mass were linked with an increased risk for patellar cartilage defects in young adults, according to…
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Radiographic knee OA linked with increased risk for premature death

May 9, 2017
LAS VEGAS — According to a presenter here, patients with symptomatic radiographic knee osteoarthritis had a 19% increased risk for premature…
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Etanercept seen as effective against bone marrow lesions in patients with hand OA

May 8, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Etanercept was effective for the inhibition of bone marrow lesions in patients with erosive hand osteoarthritis, according to a…

Researchers find link between gut microbiome, osteoarthritis pain

May 5, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Researchers from the Netherlands who presented their results at the Osteoarthritis Research Society International World Congress…
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Young athletes with previous knee injury had higher risk of OA

May 2, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Young athletes who previously sustained an intra-articular knee injury had a higher risk of structural changes associated with…
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Exercise protocol associated with improved physical function in patients with hip, knee OA

May 2, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Implementation of an exercise protocol was linked with improved physical function in patients with knee and hip osteoarthritis…
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Increased knee extensor strength linked with improved physical function in patients with OA

May 1, 2017
LAS VEGAS —Patients with osteoarthritis and severe physical dysfunction showed an association between increased knee extensor strength and…
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Less pain, greater self-efficacy led to better walking capacity in women with knee OA

April 29, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Women with knee osteoarthritis who experienced less pain and greater self-efficacy for functional tasks had better maximal walking…

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Osteoarthritis Research Society International World Congress

April 26, 2018 - April 29, 2018

  • Location: ACC Convention Center; Liverpool, UK
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