Radiographic assessment of leg alignment and grading of knee osteoarthritis: A critical review
Lisa Sheehy, Bruyère Research Institute, Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8, Canada
Lisa Sheehy, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Ottawa, Roger-Guindon Hall, Ottawa, ON K1H 8M5, Canada
T Derek V Cooke, School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Queen’s University, Perth, ON K7H 3A5, Canada
Author contributions: Sheehy L designed and wrote the initial draft of the paper and revised it; Cooke TDV conceived the paper and revised it for critically important content. Both authors approve the final version.
Conflict-of-interest statement: Cooke TDV is the president and shareholder of Orthopedic Alignment and Imaging Systems (OAISYS) Inc.; Cooke TDV has received salary support from OAISYS Inc.; Sheehy L declares no conflicts of interest.
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Correspondence to: Lisa Sheehy, PT, PhD, Bruyère Research Institute, 43 Bruyère St., Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8, Canada. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: November 18, 2014
Peer-review started: November 19, 2014
First decision: February 7, 2015
Revised: February 25, 2015
Accepted: May 5, 2015
Article in press: May 6, 2015
Published online: July 12, 2015