Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Osteoarthritis Biomarkers and Treatments

Edited by Hechmi Toumi

Orleans University - Orleans Regional Hospital - PRIMMO


This book presents exclusive and comprehensive insight into the detailed molecular mechanisms of osteoarthritis (OA) initiation, progression and current advancements in the field. Inputs from clinician scientists, research and expertise offer a complete explanation of the current understanding of the pathogenesis of OA and practice in imaging and treatments strategies. Contributions from leading scientists provide a detailed introduction in the use of biomarkers in clinical research as well as in clinical practice and OA diagnosis. This book further discusses the potential of regenerative therapies and recent advances in cardiovascular and functional capacity on patients with OA.

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Osteoarthritis Biomarkers and TreatmentsEdited by Hechmi Toumi

Published: March 27th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.76957

ISBN: 978-1-78985-738-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-737-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-098-0

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

4755 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. Value of Biomarkers in Osteoarthritis

By Yaşar Mahsut Dinçel


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2. Osteoarthritis as a Chronic Inflammatory Disease: A Review of the Inflammatory Markers

By José Fábio dos Santos Duarte Lana and Bruno Lima Rodrigues


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3. Fat Tissue’s Graft in Osteoarthritis Treatment: Indications, Preparations, and Results

By Edoardo De Fenu, Berardino Di Paola, Marco Ruggiero, Bruno Carlesimo, Andrea Conversi and Ezio Adriani


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4. Herbal Medicinal Products in the Treatment of Osteoarthritis

By Zoran Maksimović and Stevan Samardžić


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5. Cardiovascular and Functional Capacity of Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis

By Zuhal Kunduracilar and Kartal Selici


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6. Evaluating the Relation between Bone Marrow Lesions and Synovitis with Pain and Structural Damage in Hand Osteoarthritis

By Nidhi Sofat and Soraya Koushesh


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