Evidence-Based Recommendations for the Management of Knee Osteoarthritis: A Consensus Report of the Turkish League Against Rheumatism


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TUNCER T., Cay H. F. , KAÇAR C., ALTAN İNCEOĞLU L., Atik O. S. , Aydin A. T. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.27, no.1, pp.1-17, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/tjr.2012.001
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-17

Abstract

Objectives: Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a common disease which causes pain, disability and great socioeconomic burden as a result. Turkish League Against Rheumatism (TLAR) initiated a project to prepare national, "evidence-based recommendations for the management of knee osteoarthritis" supported by expert-opinion in order to assist the physicians who are interested in knee OA in their daily clinical practice.