Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis re-visited: Are they linked, and if so, how?

Chairpersons: Jean-Yves Reginster & Ali Mobasheri

  • Introduction - Jean-Yves Reginster
  • Osteoarthritis and osteoporosis: does the epidemiology suggest an inverse or collinear relationship? - Elaine Dennison
  • Can we reach a unifying pathophysiologic framework for these two common musculoskeletal disorders? - Roland Chapurlat
  • Obesity, osteoarthritis and osteoporosis: any evidence for shared pathogenesis? - Nancy Lane
  • Physical activity, OA and osteoporosis: protective or risky? - Stephen Messier
  • Conclusion - Cyrus Cooper