Affiliation: Boston University
- Incidental meniscal findings on knee MRI in middle-aged and elderly personsMartin Englund
Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
N Engl J Med 359:1108-15. 2008..However, there is a paucity of data regarding the prevalence of meniscal damage in the general population and the association of meniscal tears with knee symptoms and with radiographic evidence of osteoarthritis...
- Effect of meniscal damage on the development of frequent knee pain, aching, or stiffnessM Englund
Clinical Epidemiology Branch and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, 650 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Arthritis Rheum 56:4048-54. 2007..To evaluate the effect of meniscal damage on the development of frequent knee pain, aching, or stiffness in middle-aged and older adults...
- Medial posterior meniscal root tears are associated with development or worsening of medial tibiofemoral cartilage damage: the multicenter osteoarthritis studyAli Guermazi
Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, and Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Radiology 268:814-21. 2013..To assess the association of meniscal root tear with the development or worsening of tibiofemoral cartilage damage...
- Meniscal tear in knees without surgery and the development of radiographic osteoarthritis among middle-aged and elderly persons: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis StudyMartin Englund
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, and Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
Arthritis Rheum 60:831-9. 2009..Furthermore, meniscal damage is common. The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between meniscal damage in knees without surgery and the development of radiographic tibiofemoral OA...
- Prevalence of abnormalities in knees detected by MRI in adults without knee osteoarthritis: population based observational study (Framingham Osteoarthritis Study)Ali Guermazi
Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, FGH Building, 820 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
BMJ 345:e5339. 2012..To examine use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of knees with no radiographic evidence of osteoarthritis to determine the prevalence of structural lesions associated with osteoarthritis and their relation to age, sex, and obesity...
- The association between meniscal damage of the posterior horns and localized posterior synovitis detected on T1-weighted contrast-enhanced MRI--the MOST studyFrank W Roemer
Quantitative Imaging Center QIC, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Semin Arthritis Rheum 42:573-81. 2013..The aim was to assess the cross-sectional associations of posterior horn meniscal damage with perimeniscal synovitis, and with synovitis posterior to the posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) using contrast enhanced (CE) MRI...
- Factors associated with meniscal extrusion in knees with or at risk for osteoarthritis: the Multicenter Osteoarthritis studyMichel D Crema
Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Radiology 264:494-503. 2012..To assess the associations of meniscal tears, knee mal-alignment, cartilage damage, knee effusion, and body mass index with meniscal extrusion...
- Knee buckling: prevalence, risk factors, and associated limitations in functionDavid T Felson
Boston University School of Medicine, Hebrew SeniorLife, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
Ann Intern Med 147:534-40. 2007..Knee buckling is common in persons with advanced knee osteoarthritis and after orthopedic procedures. Its prevalence in the community is unknown...
- Valgus malalignment is a risk factor for lateral knee osteoarthritis incidence and progression: findings from the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study and the Osteoarthritis InitiativeDavid T Felson
Boston University School of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, 650 Albany Street, Suite X200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Arthritis Rheum 65:355-62. 2013..To study the effect of valgus malalignment on knee osteoarthritis (OA) incidence and progression...
- Tibiofemoral joint osteoarthritis: risk factors for MR-depicted fast cartilage loss over a 30-month period in the multicenter osteoarthritis studyFrank W Roemer
Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Building, Third Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Radiology 252:772-80. 2009..To assess baseline factors that may predict fast tibiofemoral cartilage loss over a 30-month period...
- The association of meniscal damage with joint effusion in persons without radiographic osteoarthritis: the Framingham and MOST osteoarthritis studiesF W Roemer
Quantitative Imaging Center QIC, Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Osteoarthritis Cartilage 17:748-53. 2009..To assess the cross-sectional association between meniscal status and joint effusion on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in knees without radiographic osteoarthritis (OA)...
- The role of the meniscus in osteoarthritis genesisMartin Englund
Musculoskeletal Sciences, Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
Rheum Dis Clin North Am 34:573-9. 2008..Surgical resection of nonobstructive degenerate lesions may remove only the evidence of the disorder while the osteoarthritis degradation proceeds. Well-designed randomized, controlled clinical trials are needed...
- Prevalence of tibiofemoral osteoarthritis 15 years after nonoperative treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injury: a prospective cohort studyPaul Neuman
Department of Orthopedics, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Sweden
Am J Sports Med 36:1717-25. 2008....
- The effect of patient characteristics on variability in pain and function over two years in early knee osteoarthritisPrzemyslaw T Paradowski
Department of Orthopedics, Lund University, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:59. 2005..The objective of this study was to investigate the influence of age, gender, and body mass index (BMI) on clinically relevant change in pain and function over two years in subjects at high risk for or with knee OA...
- Similar group mean scores, but large individual variations, in patient-relevant outcomes over 2 years in meniscectomized subjects with and without radiographic knee osteoarthritisPrzemyslaw T Paradowski
Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:38. 2004..The aim of the study was, thus, to assess the variation in pain and function on group and individual level over 2 years in previously meniscectomized individuals with and without radiographic knee osteoarthritis (OA)...
- Meniscal tear--a feature of osteoarthritisMartin Englund
Department of Orthopedics, Lund University, Sweden
Acta Orthop Scand Suppl 75:1-45, backcover. 2004..Meniscal resection may not benefit the patient with early-stage knee OA. The intervention merely removes evidence of the disorder, while the OA joint degradation proceeds...