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ready Osteoarthritis Initiative


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The Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI) is a multi-center, ten-year observational study of men and women to improve the understanding of prevention and treatment of knee osteoarthritis, one of the most common causes of disability in adults. The OAI is a permanent archive of the clinical data, patient reported outcomes, biospecimen analyses, quantitative image analyses, radiographs (X-Rays) and magnetic resonance images (MRIs) acquired during this study. While querying and browsing data is publicly available, all subject-level data is available behind a login.


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How to cite this record OAI; Osteoarthritis Initiative; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 25, 2021, 4:28 p.m.; Last accessed: Oct 27 2021 5:33 p.m.

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Record added: Oct. 27, 2020, 7:56 p.m.
Record updated: Oct. 28, 2020, 11:40 a.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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