The radiographic joint space width in clinically normal hips: effects of age, gender and physical parameters

Goker B., Sancak A., Arac M., Shott S., Block J.

OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE, vol.11, no.5, pp.328-334, 2003 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s1063-4584(03)00023-2
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.328-334
  • Keywords: hip, joint space width, aging, radiography, ARTICULAR-CARTILAGE, OSTEOARTHRITIS, THICKNESS, PROGRESSION
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No


Objective: The aim of the study was to assess the relationship of the radiographic joint space width (JSW) in the hip with age and a variety of physical parameters in a clinically non-arthritic population in order to identify potential age-related changes.