Adiponectin: is it a biomarker for assessing the disease severity in knee osteoarthritis patients?


Cuzdan Coskun N., Ay S., Evcik F. D. , ÖZTUNA D.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES, cilt.20, sa.12, ss.1942-1949, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 20 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/1756-185x.12790
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1942-1949

Özet

AimThe results of previous studies regarding the role of adiponectin in the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis (OA) are controversial. The aim of this study is to investigate the relation of plasma adiponectin levels with clinical and radiological disease severity in knee OA patients.