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Special Theme Articles: Obesity and the Rheumatic Diseases
Excess body weight and four-year function outcomes: Comparison of African Americans and whites in a prospective study of osteoarthritis†
Article first published online: 27 DEC 2012
Copyright © 2013 by the American College of Rheumatology
Arthritis Care & Research
Volume 65, Issue 1, pages 5–14, January 2013
How to Cite
Colbert, C. J., Almagor, O., Chmiel, J. S., Song, J., Dunlop, D., Hayes, K. W. and Sharma, L. (2013), Excess body weight and four-year function outcomes: Comparison of African Americans and whites in a prospective study of osteoarthritis. Arthritis Care Res, 65: 5–14. doi: 10.1002/acr.21811
- Issue published online: 27 DEC 2012
- Article first published online: 27 DEC 2012
- Accepted manuscript online: 25 JUL 2012 09:56AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 10 JUL 2012
- Manuscript Received: 1 FEB 2012
- NIH. Grant Numbers: N01-AR-2-2258, N01-AR-2-2259, N01-AR-2-2260, N01-AR-2-2261, N01-AR-2-2262
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- Merck Research Laboratories
- Novartis Pharmaceuticals
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