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Vol:8 Issue:4 Number:10 ISSN#:2564-2537
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ACE Report #10200
Ace Report Cover Osteoarthritis

Outpatient PT versus internet-based home exercise program for knee osteoarthritis

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OrthoEvidence. Outpatient PT versus internet-based home exercise program for knee osteoarthritis. ACE Report. 2019;8(4):10. Available from:

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Physical therapy vs internet-based exercise training for patients with knee osteoarthritis: results of a randomized controlled trial

Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2018 Mar;26(3):383-396

Contributing Authors: LF Callahan KD Allen L Arbeeva LF Golightly AP Goode BC Heiderscheit KM Huffman HH Severson TA` Schwartz

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350 patients with knee osteoarthritis were randomized to either an internet-based home exercise training group (IBET), a formal physical therapy intervention (PT), or a wait-list control group (WL). Patients were assessed for patient-reported function, pain, and stiffness on the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC) after 4 and 12 months. Results demonstrated no si...

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