Profile of Age, Gender, and Body Mass Index in Patient with Knee Osteoarthritis in Surabaya

Surabaya Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Journal

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Title Profile of Age, Gender, and Body Mass Index in Patient with Knee Osteoarthritis in Surabaya
Creator Rosita, Primadita Esther
Kurniawati, Patricia Maria
Utomo, Dwikora Novembri
Subject Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Orthopaedic and Traumatology
age; gender; knee osteoarthritis; BMI
Description Background: Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease which attacks all the joint parts, including articular cartilage, subchondral bone, ligament, meniscus, capsule, synovium, and periarticular tissue. Among various joints in human body, knee joint is the most affected by osteoarthritis. There are several established risk factors for knee osteoarthritis, including age, female gender, and obesity.Aim: This study aimed to describe age, gender, and body mass index (BMI) profile in knee osteoarthritis patients.Material and methods: This was a retrospective descriptive study with total sampling of 292 medical records of patient with knee osteoarthritis from Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation outpatient clinic, Universitas Airlangga Hospital, Surabaya.Results: Of all the data, there were 130 medical records included in this study. The majority characteristic of the subjects were older than 60 years old (54.6%), 98 (75.4%) were females and 32 (24.6%) were males. The highest male-female ratio was on 45-59 years old (1:4). Most patients were obese (58.5%) with the highest percentage was on 45-59 years old (51.3%).Conclusion: The majority of osteoarthritis patients in Universitas Airlangga Hospital Surabaya were elderly, females, and obese people.
Publisher FK Universitas Airlangga
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Date 2021-02-25
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Peer-reviewed Article
Format application/pdf
Source Surabaya Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Journal; Vol 3, No 1 (2021): SPMRJ, FEBRUARY 2021; 23-28
Language eng

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