"Osteoarthritis, Knee" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the knee joint consisting of three large categories: conditions that block normal synchronous movement, conditions that produce abnormal pathways of motion, and conditions that cause stress concentration resulting in changes to articular cartilage. (Crenshaw, Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics, 8th ed, p2019)
- Osteoarthritis, Knee
- Knee Osteoarthritides
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritides, Knee
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Osteoarthritis, Knee".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Osteoarthritis, Knee".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Osteoarthritis, Knee" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Osteoarthritis, Knee" was a major or minor topic of these publication.