OSTEOARTHRITIS: In search of phenotypes
Identifying different phenotypes of osteoarthritis is currently a subject of much research; however, a new systematic review has sparked discussion about the discrepancies in how research into disease phenotypes is conducted. Can we define individual phenotypes if we cannot agree on what constitutes a phenotype in the first place?
Refers to Deveza, L. A. et al. Knee osteoarthritis phenotypes and their relevance for outcomes: a systematic review. Osteoarthritis Cartilagehttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joca.2017.08.009 (2017)