Osteoarthritis (OA) is the utmost common arthropathy in the worldwide, which is considered by the deprivation of articular cartilage and affects all joint structures such as the subchondral bone, fibrocartilage, ligament, capsule, and synovium. The knee OA is highly dominant in individuals of both sexes over 50 years old, and the great levels of pain lead the loss of functional capacity and quality of life.
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.
Last date updated on September, 2014