TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2022, Cilt 21, Sayı, 5     (Sayfalar: 487-491)

Joint physiology and the pathophysiological basis of joint diseases

Yunus İmren 1, Ali Yüce 1

1 Prof. Dr. Cemil Taşçıoğlu Şehir Hastanesi, Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Kliniği, İstanbul

DOI: Joint physiology and the pathophysiological basis of joint diseases
Görüntüleme: 173
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İndirme : 127

Joint diseases, especially osteoarthritis is among the leading social and economic burdens in increased elderly population of the modern world. Today, this global epidemic which adversely affects quality of life and health span of `baby boomer` generation, necessitates the development of joint preservation methods. It is crucial to focus on joint physiology and the pathophysiological basis of joint diseases in order to have a better understanding for the treatment approaches as well as improve effective preservation strategies for those with limited inherent regeneration capacity.

Anahtar Kelimeler : joint physiology; joint diseases; cartilage; synovium