تالیفات

 

Osteoarthritis of the knees in the COPCORD world

Authers: Syed A. HAQ, Fereydoun DAVATCHI

Abstract: This paper examines and summarizes data on knee osteoarthritis (AO) in Community Oriented Program For Control Of Rheumatic Disorders (COPCORD) publications. A literature search was made through PubMed, Google, Proceedings of Asia-Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology (APLAR) congresses, and Abstracts from APLAR congresses. Data were compiled to examine the prevalence of knee OA and knee pain, sex ratio, urban/rural differences and other risk factors. Data on knee pain and OA were available in ... سال انتشار: 2011
 

Development of a Questionnaire for Identification of the Risk Factors for Osteoarthritis of the Knees, in developing countries. A pilot study in Iran and Bangladesh. An ILAR- COPCORD phase III study

Authers: Syed Atiqul Haq, Fereydoun Davatchi, Saeideh Dahaghin, Nazrul Islam, Aniruddha Ghose, Arvind Chopra, Zeng Quing Yu, I Dans, Johannes J. Rasker, John Darmawan

Abstract: Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is one of the most prevalent rheumatic disorders in Asia- Pacific. Identification of modifiable risk factors is important for development of strategies for primary and secondary prevention of knee OA. Objective: Developing a core questionnaire for identification of risk factors of knee OA at community level. Methods: Steps performed: 1) item generation from literature, existing knee OA questionnaires and patient focus group discussions. 2) Development of a preliminary APLAR-COPCORD English questionnaire. 3) Translation into ... سال انتشار: 2010