Deficits in bone are emerging as the central underlying feature of knee osteoarthritis, raising the hope that treatments targeting bone might significantly modify the disease process, a recent review by Australian rheumatologists has concluded. Professor Flavia Cicuttini, head of rheumatology at the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, and colleagues described how ‘Wolff’s law’ provides a rationale ...
Bone trumping cartilage as the key to knee OA
By Tony James
12 Sep 2015