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Volume:6 Issue:10 Number:28 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #9385
Ace Report Cover Osteoarthritis

Assessing the effect of aquatic resistance training in women with knee osteoarthritis

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OrthoEvidence. Assessing the effect of aquatic resistance training in women with knee osteoarthritis. ACE Report. 2017;6(10):28. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/9385

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

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Contributing Authors: H Kautiainen A Häkkinen A Heinonen I Kiviranta S Sipilä UM Kujala B Waller M Munukka T Rantalainen MT Nieminen E Lammentausta J Paloneva A Peuna H Selänne

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87 patients with Kellgren-Lawrence grade I-II knee osteoarthritis were randomized to 16-weeks of aquatic progressive resistance training (PRT) or were asked to maintain their current level of activity. The purpose of this study was to compare the change in T2 relaxation time on MRI and dGEMRIC index after 4 months, as well as knee extension and flexion strength and patient-reported outcome on the ...

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