Cartilage Degeneration

Substantial Weight Loss Associated With Reduced Cartilage Degeneration in Osteoarthritis

Substantial Weight Loss Associated With Reduced Cartilage Degeneration in Osteoarthritis

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Patients with osteoarthritis who achieved a >10% weight loss were found to have reduced cartilage degeneration, compared with patients achieving only moderate or no weight loss.

Lower Cartilage Degeneration With Weight Loss in OA

Lower Cartilage Degeneration With Weight Loss in OA

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MRI was utilized to assessed cartilage degeneration in patients who lost weight over a 48-month period.

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