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Vol:5 Issue:12 Number:27 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #9108
Ace Report Cover Osteoarthritis

Efficacy of isokinetic muscle strengthening in patients with knee OA

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OrthoEvidence. Efficacy of isokinetic muscle strengthening in patients with knee OA. ACE Report. 2016;5(12):27. Available from:

Study Type:Meta-analysis/Systematic Review
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Isokinetic muscle strengthening for knee osteoarthritis: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials with meta-analysis

Ann Phys Rehabil Med. 2016 Jun;59(3):207-15

Contributing Authors: E Coudeyre AG Jegu M Giustanini JP Marrel P Edouard B Pereira

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9 randomized controlled trials (n= 696 patients) of low to moderate quality were included in this systematic review and meta-analysis to determine the effects of isokinetic muscle strengthening on pain, function, and disability in patients with knee osteoarthritis when compared to another isokinetic muscle strengthening treatment, another muscle reinforcement treatment, or no treatment. Data of th...

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