Editor: Ashish Anand

Series Title: Frontiers in Arthritis

Management of Osteoarthritis - A holistic view

Volume 1

eBook: US $49 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $120
Printed Copy: US $96
Library License: US $196
ISSN: 2468-6662 (Print)
ISSN: 2468-6670 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-352-0 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-351-3 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2017
DOI: 10.2174/97816810835131170101


Frontiers in Arthritis is an ebook series devoted to publishing the latest and the most important advances in arthritis research. Each volume brings together contributions from rheumatologists ad orthopedic specialists on the diagnosis, management and treatment of arthritis. The series also puts a focus on strategies for managing pain in patients in both pre and post operative situations.

Management of Osteoarthritis - A holistic view provides information about osteoarthritis of the knee and hip. Chapters explain osteoarthritis pathology and therapy (nutritional, exercise and surgical). The volume also covers different therapies such as viscosupplementation, platelet rich plasma injections, biologicals (amniotic membranes) and surgical options aimed at alleviating pain. The book is an ideal quick reference guide for medical students and nursing staff.


- Pp. i
Khaled J. Saleh
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- Pp. ii
Ashish Anand
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- Pp. iii
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List of Contributors

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Pathology of Osteoarthritis

- Pp. 3-9 (7)
Carmen Frias Kletecka
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Exercise in the Prevention and Treatment of Osteoarthritis

- Pp. 10-22 (13)
Ashley L. Artese, Brandon F. Grubbs
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Nutritional Impacts on Joint Health

- Pp. 23-38 (16)
Shirin Hooshmand, Christina Leta, Bahram H. Arjmandi
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The Role of Viscosupplementation and Platelet Rich Plasma in the Management of Osteoarthritis of Knee and Hip

- Pp. 39-58 (20)
Víctor Vaquerizo, Fiona Blanco-Kelly
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Use of Human Amnion/Chorion Allografts in the Treatment of Osteoarthritis

- Pp. 59-69 (11)
Lauren A. Foy, Daniel L. Murphy, Ashish Anand
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Role of Cartilage Regeneration in the Management of Early Knee Arthritis: Current Concepts

- Pp. 70-90 (21)
Mark F. Sommerfeldt, Avijit Sharma, David C. Flanigan
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Opening Wedge Osteotomies of the Proximal Tibia and Distal Femur

- Pp. 91-104 (14)
Maurizio Montalti, Saverio Affatato
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Total Knee Replacement in Arthritis - Current Concepts

- Pp. 105-127 (23)
Narayan Hulse
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Role of Cartilage Surgery and Hip Arthroscopy in the Management of Early Hip Arthritis: Current Concepts

- Pp. 128-139 (12)
R. Papalia, R. Zini, B. Zampogna, V. Denaro, N. Maffulli
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Total Hip Arthroplasty-evolution and Current Concepts

- Pp. 140-168 (29)
J.V. Srinivas, Mohan Puttaswamy
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Subject Index

- Pp. 169-174 (6)
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