• Quantitative joint space width sensitive to change, linked to hip osteoarthritis in women

    3 days ago - By Healio

    Semi-automated quantitative joint space width at the 50-degree location is sensitive to change as a measure of hip joint space over time, and is associated with hip osteoarthritis in women, according to data.
    The researchers, who published their findings in Arthritis Care & Research, additionally concluded that only baseline quantitative joint space width was predictive of hip OA in men.
    “As a continuous, objective and reproducible measure, quantitative joint space width is likely to be more responsive to change over time than subjective categorical measures such as the
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