Additional balance training improves outcomes for patients following TKR
Effects of balance training on functional outcome after total knee replacement in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trialClin Rehabil. 2013 Aug;27(8):697-709.
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130 patients with osteoarthritis were treated with total knee replacement and randomized into two 8-week rehabilitation groups. Patients in both groups received conventional functional training; however, the experimental group participated in 30 minutes of additional balance training. Functional outcome and mobility were measured using distance of functional forward reach; duration of single leg s...
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