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Vol:291 Issue:1 Number:2 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14925
Ace Report Cover Osteoarthritis

Contoured Foot Orthoses for the Treatment of First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Osteoarthritis

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OrthoEvidence. Contoured Foot Orthoses for the Treatment of First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Osteoarthritis. ACE Report. 2022;291(1):2. Available from:

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

Effect of foot orthoses vs sham insoles on first metatarsophalangeal joint osteoarthritis symptoms: a randomized controlled trial

Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2022 01-Jul;():. 10.1016/j.joca.2022.01.014

Contributing Authors:
KL Paterson RS Hinman BR Metcalf F McManus SE Jones HB Menz SE Munteanu KL Bennell

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Eighty-eight patients with first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint osteoarthritis were randomized to receive contoured foot orthoses (n=47) or sham insoles (n=41). The primary outcomes of this trial were pain scores in the first MTP during the last week of follow-up using a numerical rating scale (NRS). Secondary outcomes such as pain and function were assessed using the Foot Health Status Questionn...

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