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ACE Report #8847
Ace Report Cover Osteoarthritis

OARSI 2016: Exercise therapy adapted for patients with comorbidity effective for knee OA

Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Effectiveness of tailored exercise therapy in patients with knee osteoarthritis and comorbidity: a randomized controlled trial

Contributing Authors: M de Rooij M van der Leeden J Cheung M van der Esch A Hakkinen D Haverkamp LD Roorda J Twisk J Vollebregt WF Lems J Dekker

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126 patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) and at least one comorbid disease (cardiac disease, heart failure, diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or obesity) were randomized to receive either specialized exercise therapy or placed on a waiting list. The purpose of this study was to determine the effectiveness and safety of an exercise therapy treatment when compared to a control group...

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