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The use of digital photographs for the diagnosis of hand osteoarthritis: the AGES-Reykjavik study

By Helgi Jonsson, Gudrun P Helgadottir, Thor Aspelund, Johanna E Sverrisdottir, Gudny Eiriksdottir, Sigurdur Sigurdsson, Gudmundur J Eliasson, Asbjorn Jonsson, Thorvaldur Ingvarsson, Tamara B Harris, Lenore Launer and Vilmundur Gudnason
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