New York Osteoarthritis Hand Cohort (NOSH)

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions:
    Osteoarthritis
  • Age: Between 30 - 100 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female
  • Other Inclusion Criteria:
    1. Participants will be at least 30 years of age
    2. Pain, aching, or stiffness in at least one hand joint for more than 1 month and at least half of the days
    3. Must provide informed written consent

You may not be eligible for this study if the following are true:

    1. Unable or unwilling to provide informed consent
    2. Have a history of inflammatory autoimmune conditions such as, but not limited to, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis/psoriatic arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, scleroderma (excluding gout)
    3. Have a history of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection
    4. Actively taking or having taken immunosuppressive medications



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