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Volume:9 Issue:9 Number:31 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #12341
Ace Report Cover Osteoarthritis

Improved Pain and Function with Aquatic Cycling in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis

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OrthoEvidence. Improved Pain and Function with Aquatic Cycling in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis. ACE Report. 2020;9(9):31. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/12341

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Aquatic Cycling Improves Knee Pain and Physical Functioning in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 Aug;101(8):1288-1295

Contributing Authors: S Rewald AFT Lenssen PJ Emans RA de Bie G van Breukelen I Mesters

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One hundred and eleven patients with symptomatic knee OA were randomized to receive 12 weeks of aquatic cycling exercise treatment or standard care (e.g., physical therapy or bracing). The primary outcomes of interest were knee pain and physical function on the Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcomes Score (KOOS) questionnaire. Secondary outcomes of interest included KOOS symptoms, sports and recr...

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