Surface-active phospholipids-alterations in osteoarthritis

M. Kosinska, U. Käßer, G. Liebisch, G. Schmitz, J. Kordelle & J. Steinmeyer
Questionnaire: Synovial fluid (SF) contains hyaluronan (HA), lubricin and surface-active phospholipids (SAPLs), which might contribute either independently or additively to boundary lubrication. Already several studies reported that the boundary lubrication system in osteoarthritic (OA) SF is impair[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]