Yuanyuan Wang

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Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of bone marrow lesions with knee structures and risk factors for bone marrow lesions in the knees of clinically healthy, community-based adults
    Ferencz J Baranyay
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 37:112-8. 2007
  2. pmc Dietary fatty acid intake affects the risk of developing bone marrow lesions in healthy middle-aged adults without clinical knee osteoarthritis: a prospective cohort study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R63. 2009
  3. pmc Reduced rates of primary joint replacement for osteoarthritis in Italian and Greek migrants to Australia: the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R86. 2009
  4. pmc The determinants of change in tibial plateau bone area in osteoarthritic knees: a cohort study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and PreventiveMedicine, Monash UniversityMedical School, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, VIC 3181, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 7:R687-93. 2005
  5. pmc Relationship between body adiposity measures and risk of primary knee and hip replacement for osteoarthritis: a prospective cohort study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R31. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The longitudinal relationship between body composition and patella cartilage in healthy adults
    Andrew J Teichtahl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:421-7. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Association of weight gain with incident knee pain, stiffness, and functional difficulties: a longitudinal study
    Stephanie K Tanamas
    Monash University and Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:34-43. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Increased fasting serum glucose concentration is associated with adverse knee structural changes in adults with no knee symptoms and diabetes
    Miranda L Davies-Tuck
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Maturitas 72:373-8. 2012
  9. pmc Development of bone marrow lesions is associated with adverse effects on knee cartilage while resolution is associated with improvement--a potential target for prevention of knee osteoarthritis: a longitudinal study
    Miranda L Davies-Tuck
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R10. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Occupational activity is associated with knee cartilage morphology in females
    Andrew J Teichtahl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Maturitas 66:72-6. 2010

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Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of bone marrow lesions with knee structures and risk factors for bone marrow lesions in the knees of clinically healthy, community-based adults
    Ferencz J Baranyay
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 37:112-8. 2007
    ..Little is known about their role in the knee in those without clinical OA. Our aim was to examine the prevalence and risk factors for BML, and their relationship with other knee structures in community-based adults without clinical OA...
  2. pmc Dietary fatty acid intake affects the risk of developing bone marrow lesions in healthy middle-aged adults without clinical knee osteoarthritis: a prospective cohort study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R63. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association between fatty acid consumption and the incidence of BMLs in healthy middle-aged adults without clinical knee OA...
  3. pmc Reduced rates of primary joint replacement for osteoarthritis in Italian and Greek migrants to Australia: the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R86. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the rates of primary joint replacement for osteoarthritis for Italian and Greek migrants to Australia and Australian-born individuals...
  4. pmc The determinants of change in tibial plateau bone area in osteoarthritic knees: a cohort study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and PreventiveMedicine, Monash UniversityMedical School, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, VIC 3181, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 7:R687-93. 2005
    ..The role of subchondral bone change in the pathogenesis of knee OA will need to be determined but may be one explanation for the mechanism of action of risk factors such as body mass index on knee OA...
  5. pmc Relationship between body adiposity measures and risk of primary knee and hip replacement for osteoarthritis: a prospective cohort study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R31. 2009
    ..It is unknown whether the adipose mass and the distribution of adipose mass are associated with the risk of primary knee and hip replacement for osteoarthritis. The aim of the present investigation was to examine this in a cohort study...
  6. doi request reprint The longitudinal relationship between body composition and patella cartilage in healthy adults
    Andrew J Teichtahl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:421-7. 2008
    ..Although obesity is a risk factor for patellofemoral osteoarthritis (OA), it is unclear whether the components of body composition, such as muscle and fat mass, are major determinants of articular cartilage properties at the patella...
  7. doi request reprint Association of weight gain with incident knee pain, stiffness, and functional difficulties: a longitudinal study
    Stephanie K Tanamas
    Monash University and Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:34-43. 2013
    ..To examine the longitudinal association between significant weight change and change in knee symptoms (pain, stiffness, and function), and to determine whether the effects differ in those who are obese and those with osteoarthritis (OA)...
  8. doi request reprint Increased fasting serum glucose concentration is associated with adverse knee structural changes in adults with no knee symptoms and diabetes
    Miranda L Davies-Tuck
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Maturitas 72:373-8. 2012
    ..We performed a longitudinal cohort study to examine the relationship between serum glucose concentration and knee structure in adults with no knee symptoms or diabetes...
  9. pmc Development of bone marrow lesions is associated with adverse effects on knee cartilage while resolution is associated with improvement--a potential target for prevention of knee osteoarthritis: a longitudinal study
    Miranda L Davies-Tuck
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R10. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship between development or resolution of bone marrow lesions (BMLs) and knee cartilage properties in a 2 year prospective study of asymptomatic middle-aged adults...
  10. doi request reprint Occupational activity is associated with knee cartilage morphology in females
    Andrew J Teichtahl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Maturitas 66:72-6. 2010
    ..This has not been examined in women. The aim of this study was to examine the effect of occupational specific knee activities on tibial and patella cartilage morphology among healthy females...
  11. pmc The associations between indices of patellofemoral geometry and knee pain and patella cartilage volume: a cross-sectional study
    Stephanie K Tanamas
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Commercial Road, Melbourne, 3004, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:87. 2010
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional study was to describe the relationships between parameters of patellofemoral geometry (patella inclination, sulcus angle and patella height) and knee pain and patella cartilage volume...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of long-term vigorous physical activity on healthy adult knee cartilage
    Andrew J Teichtahl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:985-92. 2012
    ..We then examined whether this effect differed in those with and without bone marrow lesions (BMLs), as an indicator of preclinical joint damage...
  13. doi request reprint Sex differences in the relationship between bone mineral density and tibial cartilage volume
    Patricia A Berry
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:563-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the potential role of BMD and BMC in explaining gender differences in knee cartilage volume...
  14. pmc Effect of antioxidants on knee cartilage and bone in healthy, middle-aged subjects: a cross-sectional study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R66. 2007
    ..While our findings need to be confirmed by longitudinal studies, they highlight the potential of the diet to modify the risk of osteoarthritis...
  15. doi request reprint 2011 Young Investigator Award winner: Increased fat mass is associated with high levels of low back pain intensity and disability
    Donna M Urquhart
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1320-5. 2011
    ..A cross-sectional study...
  16. pmc The associations between body and knee height measurements and knee joint structure in an asymptomatic cohort
    Andrew J Teichtahl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:19. 2012
    ..It has been suggested that knee height is a determinant of knee joint load. Nonetheless, no study has directly examined the relationship between anthropometric measures of height and knee joint structures, such as cartilage...
  17. doi request reprint A flatter proximal trochlear groove is associated with patella cartilage loss
    Andrew J Teichtahl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:496-500. 2012
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  18. pmc The association between subchondral bone cysts and tibial cartilage volume and risk of joint replacement in people with knee osteoarthritis: a longitudinal study
    Stephanie K Tanamas
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Rd, Melbourne 3004, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R58. 2010
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  19. doi request reprint Bone marrow lesions in people with knee osteoarthritis predict progression of disease and joint replacement: a longitudinal study
    Stephanie K Tanamas
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Centre, Commercial Road, Melbourne 3004, Victoria, Australia
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:2413-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between BMLs and longitudinal change in tibial cartilage volume and risk of knee joint replacement in subjects with knee OA...
  20. doi request reprint Smoking is associated with increased cartilage loss and persistence of bone marrow lesions over 2 years in community-based individuals
    Miranda L Davies-Tuck
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:1227-31. 2009
    ..To determine whether smoking is related to change in tibial and patella cartilage, and the development or persistence of bone marrow lesions (BMLs) over 2 years in a cohort of middle-aged adults...
  21. ncbi request reprint Women have increased rates of cartilage loss and progression of cartilage defects at the knee than men: a gender study of adults without clinical knee osteoarthritis
    Fahad S Hanna
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Menopause 16:666-70. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether there are longitudinal gender differences in knee cartilage in a cohort of healthy, asymptomatic adults with no clinical knee disease...
  22. doi request reprint Longitudinal effect of vigorous physical activity on patella cartilage morphology in people without clinical knee disease
    Andrew J Teichtahl
    Monash University and Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1095-102. 2009
    ..We examined the effect of participation in vigorous physical activity on changes to patella cartilage over 2 years...
  23. pmc Vastus medialis cross-sectional area is positively associated with patella cartilage and bone volumes in a pain-free community-based population
    Patricia A Berry
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Central and Eastern Clinical School, Melbourne, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R143. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine potential determinants of vastus medialis and lateralis cross-sectional areas and the relationship between the cross-sectional area and patella cartilage and bone volumes...
  24. doi request reprint Increase in vastus medialis cross-sectional area is associated with reduced pain, cartilage loss, and joint replacement risk in knee osteoarthritis
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Monash University and Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 64:3917-25. 2012
    ..We undertook this study to examine the relationship between change in vastus medialis cross-sectional area (CSA) and knee pain, tibial cartilage volume, and risk of knee replacement in subjects with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis (OA)...
  25. pmc Knee cartilage loss in symptomatic knee osteoarthritis over 4.5 years
    Anita E Wluka
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 8:R90. 2006
    ..This may enable the prediction of cartilage change in an individual. The only significant factor affecting the loss of medial tibial cartilage was baseline knee pain, possibly through altered joint loading...
  26. doi request reprint The relationship between body composition and structural changes at the knee
    Patricia A Berry
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:2362-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between body composition and knee structure, including knee cartilage volume, defects and bone marrow lesions (BMLs)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effect of physical activity on articular knee joint structures in community-based adults
    Tina L Racunica
    Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1261-8. 2007
    ..We examined the association between intensity, frequency, and duration of physical activity and knee structures in a community-based population...
  28. doi request reprint Body weight at early and middle adulthood, weight gain and persistent overweight from early adulthood are predictors of the risk of total knee and hip replacement for osteoarthritis
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:1033-41. 2013
    ..To examine the relationships between weight at early and middle adulthood and adult weight gain and the risk of total knee and hip replacement for OA...
  29. doi request reprint Is physical activity a risk factor for primary knee or hip replacement due to osteoarthritis? A prospective cohort study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    J Rheumatol 38:350-7. 2011
    ..To estimate prospectively any association between measures of physical activity and the risk of either primary knee or hip replacement due to osteoarthritis (OA)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Are biomechanical factors, meniscal pathology, and physical activity risk factors for bone marrow lesions at the knee? A systematic review
    Yuan Z Lim
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 43:187-94. 2013
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  31. ncbi request reprint Relationship between bone markers and knee cartilage volume in healthy men
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Rheumatol 32:2200-4. 2005
    ..To determine the relationship between biochemical bone markers and knee cartilage volume and cartilage loss over 2 years; and to investigate whether bone markers are useful to predict the cartilage loss in healthy men...
  32. doi request reprint Sex hormones and structural changes in osteoarthritis: a systematic review
    Stephanie K Tanamas
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Maturitas 69:141-56. 2011
    ..To systematically review the evidence for a relationship between sex hormones and structural changes in osteoarthritis (OA)...
  33. pmc Meat consumption and risk of primary hip and knee joint replacement due to osteoarthritis: a prospective cohort study
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:17. 2011
    ..However, whether it affects the risk of knee and hip osteoarthritis is unknown. We performed a prospective cohort study to examine the relationship between meat consumption and risk of primary hip and knee replacement for osteoarthritis...
  34. pmc Does an increase in body mass index over 10 years affect knee structure in a population-based cohort study of adult women?
    Sharon L Brennan
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R139. 2010
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  35. pmc Body composition and knee cartilage properties in healthy, community-based adults
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Rheum Dis 66:1244-8. 2007
    ..Although obesity is widely accepted as a risk factor for knee osteoarthritis, whether weight per se or the specific components of body composition are the major determinants of properties of articular knee cartilage is unclear...
  36. ncbi request reprint Association of obesity and systemic factors with bone marrow lesions at the knee: a systematic review
    Yuan Z Lim
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 43:600-12. 2014
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Obesity and knee osteoarthritis: new insights provided by body composition studies
    Andrew J Teichtahl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:232-40. 2008
  38. doi request reprint Meniscal extrusion predicts increases in subchondral bone marrow lesions and bone cysts and expansion of subchondral bone in osteoarthritic knees
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:997-1004. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the relationship between meniscal extrusion and knee cartilage and subchondral bone, and also changes in these structures over 2 years in a cohort with mild to moderate knee OA...
  39. doi request reprint Incidence of total knee and hip replacement for osteoarthritis in relation to the metabolic syndrome and its components: a prospective cohort study
    Sultana Monira Hussain
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 43:429-36. 2014
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  40. doi request reprint Patellofemoral and tibiofemoral articular cartilage and subchondral bone health following arthroscopic partial medial meniscectomy
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:970-8. 2012
    ..To examine articular cartilage and subchondral bone changes in tibiofemoral and patellofemoral joints following partial medial meniscectomy...
  41. doi request reprint In-hospital outcomes and hospital resource utilization of hip replacement procedures
    Donna M Urquhart
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 78:875-80. 2008
    ..We aimed to examine the in-hospital outcomes and resource utilization of primary and revision hip replacement...
  42. doi request reprint Higher dynamic medial knee load predicts greater cartilage loss over 12 months in medial knee osteoarthritis
    Kim L Bennell
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, Department of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1770-4. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the relationship of medial knee load during walking to indices of structural disease progression, measured on MRI, in people with medial knee osteoarthritis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Association between index-to-ring finger length ratio and risk of severe knee and hip osteoarthritis requiring total joint replacement
    Sultana Monira Hussain
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne, Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, Department of Psychology, University of Swansea, Swansea, UK, Department of Orthopaedic, Repatriation General Hospital, Daw Park and AOA National Joint Replacement Registry, Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:1200-7. 2014
    ..The aim of this cohort study was to examine the relationship between 2D:4D and the risk of severe knee and hip OA requiring total joint replacement...
  44. ncbi request reprint Obesity is associated with reduced disc height in the lumbar spine but not at the lumbosacral junction
    Donna M Urquhart
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Healthcare Imaging Services, Epworth Hospital, Richmond, Victoria, Australia Department of Medicine, Central Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and Menzies Research Institute, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:E962-6. 2014
    ..Cross-sectional, community-based study...
  45. doi request reprint HFE C282Y homozygosity is associated with an increased risk of total hip replacement for osteoarthritis
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:872-8. 2012
    ..Total joint replacement is considered a surrogate measure for symptomatic end-stage osteoarthritis. We examined the relationship between HFE gene mutations and risk of total hip and knee replacement using a prospective cohort study...
  46. pmc Effects of Hylan G-F 20 supplementation on cartilage preservation detected by magnetic resonance imaging in osteoarthritis of the knee: a two-year single-blind clinical trial
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:195. 2011
    ..We examined the effect of viscosupplementation with Hylan G-F 20 on knee cartilage over 2 years in patients with knee OA...
  47. ncbi request reprint The determinants of change in patella cartilage volume in osteoarthritic knees
    Flavia Cicuttini
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Medical School, Prahran, Australia
    J Rheumatol 29:2615-9. 2002
    ..The rate of change in patella articular cartilage and factors influencing it, in subjects with osteoarthritis (OA), is unknown. We performed a cohort study to determine this...
  48. ncbi request reprint Compartment differences in knee cartilage volume in healthy adults
    Flavia M Cicuttini
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    J Rheumatol 29:554-6. 2002
    ..We investigated whether there are compartment differences in the volume of knee cartilage in healthy persons and identified determinants of medial and lateral tibial cartilage volume...
  49. pmc Are depression, anxiety and poor mental health risk factors for knee pain? A systematic review
    Pyae P Phyomaung
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Rd, Melbourne 3004, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:10. 2014
    ..We aimed to systematically review the evidence to determine whether psychosocial factors, specifically depression, anxiety and poor mental health, are risk factors for knee pain...
  50. ncbi request reprint The effect of nutritional supplements on osteoarthritis
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Graduate School of Integrative Medicine, Swinburne University of Technology and Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Altern Med Rev 9:275-96. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the available literature on the effectiveness and safety of nutritional supplements for the treatment of OA...
  51. ncbi request reprint Obesity and rural health--a neglected risk factor for knee osteoarthritis
    Andrew J Teichtahl
    Rural Remote Health 7:698. 2007