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A randomized controlled trial of exercise to improve mobility and function after elective knee arthroplasty. Feasibility, results and methodological difficulties.

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OBJECTIVE: To assess the feasibility of comparing two types of exercise regime aiming to improve mobility and function following knee arthroplasty. DESIGN: A single-blind randomized controlled trial. SUBJECTS: Patients with primary, unilateral knee osteoarthritis undergoing elective knee joint replacement. INTERVENTION: Home-based traditional exercise group (TEG) or home-based functional exercise group (FEG) following discharge from hospital. OUTCOME MEASURES: These included goniometry; a kne...

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10.1191/0269215502cr483oa

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Robertson, S More by this author
Journal:
Clinical rehabilitation
Volume:
16
Issue:
2
Pages:
200-209
Publication date:
2002-03-05
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EISSN:
1477-0873
ISSN:
0269-2155
URN:
uuid:9623d61a-73fe-4fe9-9466-ab22678197b8
Source identifiers:
108953
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pubs:108953

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