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Volume:2 Issue:7 Number:36 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #5010
Ace Report Cover Pediatric Orthopaedics

Multidisciplinary foot care program is no more effective than usual care for JIA

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OrthoEvidence. Multidisciplinary foot care program is no more effective than usual care for JIA. ACE Report. 2013;2(7):36. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/5010

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

The effectiveness of a multidisciplinary foot care program for children and adolescents with juvenile idiopathic arthritis: An exploratory trial

J Rehabil Med. 2013 May 3;45(5):467-76. doi: 10.2340/16501977-1130

Contributing Authors: GJ Hendry GF Watt M Brandon L Friel DE Turner PK Lorgelly J Gardner-Medwin RD Sturrock J Woodburn

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44 children, suffering from Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA), were allocated either to multi-disciplinary foot care based on musculoskeletal ultrasounds, or to standard medical care. Evaluating the efficacy of the multi-disciplinary care, 12 month results indicated no differences between the two groups in terms of foot impairments, disability, and health-related quality of life, as measured by ...

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