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Synopsis of causation: knee osteoarthiritis

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in knee osteoarthiritis.



This document provides information on knee osteoarthiritis. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Dr Tony Fisher, Medical Author, Medical Text, Edinburgh and validated by Mr Malcolm Glasgow, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich.