ACE Report #7553
Ace Report Cover Physical Therapy & Rehab

Review of progressive resistance training for total hip and knee arthroplasty

Study Type:Systematic review
OE Level Evidence:3
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Progressive resistance training before and after total hip and knee arthroplasty: a systematic review

Clin Rehabil. 2015 Jan;29(1):14-29.

Contributing Authors: B Skoffer U Dalgas I Mechlenburg

Did you know you're eligible to earn 0.5 CME credits for reading this report? Click Here


A total of 7 RCTs were included in this systematic review which aimed to investigate the efficacy of progressive resistance training (PRT) before and after total hip arthroplasty (THA) and total knee arthroplasty (TKA) when compared to a control group. The analysis was based on muscle strength, functional capacity, quality of life, and the incidence of adverse events. Preoperative progressive resi...

CME Image

Continuing Medical Education Credits

You could be earning 0.5 CME credits for each report you read.


Please Login or Join to leave comments.