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153 result(s) for 'Knee Braces for Osteoarthritis' within BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders

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  1. Initially 150 patients were randomized to receive either the Unloader brace or a control placebo group look-alike brace where the active strips had been removed. ... at 6,12,26 and 52 weeks with Knee Society Scor...

    Authors: Hjörtur F. Hjartarson and Sören Toksvig-Larsen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2018 19:341
  2. Braces are used to treat pain in patellofemoral joint osteoarthritis (PFJOA). In a trial, we previously reported pain improvement after 6-weeks brace use. The pain reduction did not correlate with changes in M...

    Authors: Vikram Swaminathan, Matthew J Parkes, Michael J Callaghan, Terence W O’Neill, Richard Hodgson, Andrew D Gait and David T Felson
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:347
  3. Physical therapy (PT) and other exercise-based interventions are core components of care for knee osteoarthritis (OA), but both are underutilized, and some patients have limited access to PT services. This cli...

    Authors: Kelli D. Allen, Dennis Bongiorni, Kevin Caves, Cynthia J. Coffman, Theresa A. Floegel, Heather M. Greysen, Katherine S. Hall, Bryan Heiderscheit, Helen M. Hoenig, Kim M. Huffman, Miriam C. Morey, Shalini Ramasunder, Herbert Severson, Battista Smith, Courtney Van Houtven and Sandra Woolson
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2019 20:254
  4. Recent studies have shown an important reduction of joint overload during locomotion in elderly women with knee osteoarthritis (OA) after short-term use of minimalist shoes. Our aim is to investigate the chron...

    Authors: Francis Trombini-Souza, Ricardo Fuller, Alessandra Matias, Mariane Yokota, Marco Butugan, Claudia Goldenstein-Schainberg and Isabel C N Sacco
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2012 13:121
  5. Osteoarthritis of the knee involving predominantly the medial tibiofemoral compartment is common in older people, giving rise to pain and loss of function. Many people experience progressive worsening of the d...

    Authors: Kim L Bennell, Thorlene Egerton, Tim V Wrigley, Paul W Hodges, Michael Hunt, Ewa M Roos, Mary Kyriakides, Ben Metcalf, Andrew Forbes, Eva Ageberg and Rana S Hinman
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2011 12:276
  6. Knee osteoarthritis (OA) progression has been linked to increased peak external knee adduction moments (KAMs). Although some trials have attempted to reduce pain and improve function in OA by reducing KAMs wit...

    Authors: Ryan T Lewinson, Kelsey H Collins, Isabelle A Vallerand, J Preston Wiley, Linda J Woodhouse, Raylene A Reimer, Jay T Worobets, Walter Herzog and Darren J Stefanyshyn
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2014 15:405
  7. The Patient and PRovider Interventions for Managing Osteoarthritis (OA) in Primary Care (PRIMO) study is one of the first health services trials targeting OA in a multi-site, primary care network. This multi-s...

    Authors: Kelli D Allen, Hayden B Bosworth, Ranee Chatterjee, Cynthia J Coffman, Leonor Corsino, Amy S Jeffreys, Eugene Z Oddone, Catherine Stanwyck, William S Yancy Jr and Rowena J Dolor
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2014 15:413
  8. The 2013 Malaysian Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Management of Osteoarthritis (OA) recommend a linear step-up approach to manage knee OA. However, patients with knee OA often require a multimodal approac...

    Authors: Swan Sim Yeap, Syamsul Rizal Abu Amin, Hazlyna Baharuddin, Kar Chai Koh, Joon Kiong Lee, Verna Kar Mun Lee, Nor Hamdan Mohamad Yahaya, Cheh Chin Tai and Maw Pin Tan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:514
  9. Globally osteoarthritis of the knee is a leading cause of disability. Hip abductor strength and activation are essential for maintaining postural balance during transfers and are related to joint loading and p...

    Authors: Dias Tina Thomas, Shruthi R, Ashish John Prabhakar, Patel Vivekbhai Dineshbhai and Charu Eapen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:622
  10. The Knee valgus brace is one of the accepted conservative interventions for patients with medial compartment knee osteoarthritis to correct the knee varus and increase functional activity level. Nevertheless ... ...

    Authors: Huda Alfatafta, David Onchonga, Mahmoud Alfatafta, lu Zhang, Imre Boncz, Szimonetta Lohner and Bálint Molics
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:687
  11. Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a common and disabling condition. Abnormalities in knee loading play an important role in disease pathogenesis, yet there are few non-surgical treatments for knee OA capable of redu...

    Authors: Rana S Hinman, Tim V Wrigley, Ben R Metcalf, David J Hunter, Penny Campbell, Kade Paterson, Margaret P Staples and Kim L Bennell
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2014 15:48
  12. Structural features of lateral tibiofemoral (TF) joint osteoarthritis (OA) occur in up to half of all people with knee OA, and co-existing lateral TF OA is associated with worse knee pain in people with mixed ...

    Authors: Kade L. Paterson, Kim L. Bennell, Ben R. Metcalf, Penny K. Campbell, Jessica Kasza, Tim V. Wrigley and Rana S. Hinman
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2020 21:247
  13. Physical activity improves pain and function among individuals with knee osteoarthritis (OA), but most people with this condition are inactive. Physical therapists play a key role in helping people with knee O...

    Authors: Quinn I. Williams, Alexander H. Gunn, John E. Beaulieu, Bernadette C. Benas, Bruce Buley, Leigh F. Callahan, John Cantrell, Andrew P. Genova, Yvonne M. Golightly, Adam P. Goode, Christopher I. Gridley, Michael T. Gross, Bryan C. Heiderscheit, Carla H. Hill, Kim M. Huffman, Aaron Kline…
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2015 16:264
  14. Osteoarthritis is a major cause of pain and disability worldwide, therefore ways of treating this condition are paramount to a successful health system. The purpose of the study was to investigate the changes ...

    Authors: Christopher Miles and Andrew Greene
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2020 21:386
  15. To determine if adults with incident accelerated knee osteoarthritis (KOA) are more likely to have degenerative knee ligaments or tendons compared to individuals with typical or no KOA.

    Authors: Julie E. Davis, Matthew S. Harkey, Robert J. Ward, James W. MacKay, Bing Lu, Lori Lyn Price, Charles B. Eaton, Grace H. Lo, Mary F. Barbe, Timothy E. McAlindon and Jeffrey B. Driban
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2019 20:308
  16. To investigate (1) the association of specific biomechanical factors with knee osteoarthritis and knee osteoarthritis development, and (2) the impact of other relevant risk factors on this association.

    Authors: Joyce A. C. van Tunen, Andrea Dell’Isola, Carsten Juhl, Joost Dekker, Martijn Steultjens, Jonas B. Thorlund and Hans Lund
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2018 19:273
  17. New minimally invasive treatments are vital to delay joint replacement surgery in patients with knee osteoarthritis. This study was designed to select the most effective among three formulations of an enhanced...

    Authors: Marie Bettonville, Marc Léon, Joëlle Margaux, Didier Urbin-Choffray, Emilie Theunissen, Tatiana Besse-Hammer, Yves Fortems, Séverine Verlinden, Olivier Godeaux, Anne-Sophie Delmarcelle and Jean-François Kaux
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:888
  18. Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a leading cause of musculoskeletal pain and disability globally, and abnormal knee loading is central to disease pathogenesis. Clinical guidelines recommend clinicians provide advic...

    Authors: Kade L. Paterson, Kim L. Bennell, Tim V. Wrigley, Ben R. Metcalf, Penny K. Campbell, Jessica Kazsa and Rana S. Hinman
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2018 19:219
  19. This study examined the effect of treatment with a novel biomechanical device on the level of pain and function in patients with knee OA.

    Authors: Yaron Bar-Ziv, Yiftah Beer, Yuval Ran, Shaike Benedict and Nahum Halperin
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2010 11:179
  20. Decreased strength and increased stiffness of the quadriceps have been associated with a higher risk of developing knee osteoarthritis (OA) in elders. Dynamic joint stiffness (DJS) represents collective resist...

    Authors: Zongpan Li, Kam-Lun Leung, Chen Huang, Xiuping Huang, Shan Su, Raymond CK Chung, Changhai Ding and Siu-Ngor Fu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:511
  21. We recently developed a model of stratified exercise therapy, consisting of (i) a stratification algorithm allocating patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) into one of the three subgroups (‘high muscle streng...

    Authors: Jesper Knoop, Raymond W. J. G. Ostelo, Martin van der Esch, Arjan de Zwart, Kim L. Bennell, Marike van der Leeden and Joost Dekker
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:633
  22. Patellofemoral OA is a strong risk factor for progression to generalized whole knee OA, but it is unknown whether involvement of the patellofemoral joint in early radiographic OA (ROA) is associated with risk ...

    Authors: Erin M. Macri, Marienke van Middelkoop, Jurgen Damen, P Koen Bos and Sita MA Bierma-Zeinstra
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:600
  23. This study aimed to understand perceptions that knee osteoarthritis patients have regarding their experiences of guideline-based recommendations within their care received from physiotherapists in private prac...

    Authors: Jeanette M Thom, Sarah Dennis, Kathryn A Gibson, Rebecca Livings, Kathryn Mills, Siobhan M Schabrun, Hans Sun and Justine M Naylor
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:564
  24. Arthritis is a leading cause of disability in the United States. Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) has become the gold standard to manage the pain and disability associated with knee osteoarthritis (OA). Although ...

    Authors: Joseph A Zeni Jr, Michael J Axe and Lynn Snyder-Mackler
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2010 11:86
  25. Knee osteoarthritis is associated with higher kinetic friction in the knee joint, hence increased acoustic emissions during motion. Decreases in compressive load and improvements in movement quality might redu...

    Authors: Kristin Kalo, Daniel Niederer, Marco Schmitt and Lutz Vogt
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:657
  26. Conventional radiography is commonly used to diagnose knee osteoarthritis (OA), but also to guide clinical decision-making, despite a well-established discordance between radiographic severity and patient symp...

    Authors: Fatima Bensalma, Nicola Hagemeister, Alix Cagnin, Youssef Ouakrim, Nathalie J. Bureau, Manon Choinière and Neila Mezghani
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:896
  27. Both increased knee muscle co-contraction and alterations in central pain processing have been suggested to play a role in knee osteoarthritis pain. However, current interventions do not target either of these...

    Authors: Stephen J. Preece, Richard K. Jones, Christopher A. Brown, Timothy W. Cacciatore and Anthony K. P. Jones
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:372
  28. Exercise-based approaches have been a cornerstone of physiotherapy management of knee osteoarthritis for many years. However, clinical effects are considered small to modest and the need for continued adherenc...

    Authors: Stephen J. Preece, Nathan Brookes, Anita E. Williams, Richard K. Jones, Chelsea Starbuck, Anthony Jones and Nicola E. Walsh
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:526

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:83

  29. Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common joint disorder among elderly individuals. Nonsurgical treatment plays an important role in treating knee OA. The aim of the present study was to investigate the trends an...

    Authors: Kai Wang, Dan Xing, Shengjie Dong and Jianhao Lin
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2019 20:407
  30. Prior studies describing the treatment of symptomatic knee osteoarthritis with injections of bone marrow concentrate have provided encouraging results. The relationship between the cellular dose contained with...

    Authors: Christopher J. Centeno, Hasan Al-Sayegh, Jamil Bashir, Shaun Goodyear and Michael D. Freeman
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2015 16:258
  31. Knee osteoarthritis (KOA) is a prevalent chronic condition associated with significant pain, disability, and healthcare costs, particularly among the elderly population. Despite the considerable burden of KOA,...

    Authors: Farshad Amirkhizi, Soudabeh Hamedi-Shahraki and Mehran Rahimlou
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:550
  32. Knee Osteoarthritis (KOA) is a heterogeneous pathology characterized by a complex and multifactorial nature. It has been hypothesised that these differences are due to the existence of underlying phenotypes re...

    Authors: A. Dell’Isola, R. Allan, S. L. Smith, S. S. P. Marreiros and M. Steultjens
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:425
  33. We aimed to evaluate clinical and radiological results after simultaneous open-wedge high tibial osteotomy (HTO) and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction in patients with ACL deficiency combined wit...

    Authors: Cheng Jin, Eun-Kyoo Song, Quan-He Jin, Nam-Hun Lee and Jong-Keun Seon
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2018 19:228
  34. Digital health interventions may improve osteoarthritis (OA) management. This study evaluated the acceptability and preliminary effectiveness of a multimodal digital nutrition, exercise, and mindfulness interv...

    Authors: Kristine Godziuk, Carla M. Prado, Maira Quintanilha and Mary Forhan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:129
  35. One study is being conducted within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care system and will compare a Combined Patient and Provider intervention relative to usual care among n = 300 patients (10 from ...

    Authors: Kelli D Allen, Hayden B Bosworth, Dorothea S Brock, Jennifer G Chapman, Ranee Chatterjee, Cynthia J Coffman, Santanu K Datta, Rowena J Dolor, Amy S Jeffreys, Karen A Juntilla, Jennifer Kruszewski, Laurie E Marbrey, Jennifer McDuffie, Eugene Z Oddone, Nina Sperber, Mary P Sochacki…
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2012 13:60
  36. For this multicenter trial, 156 patients (adolescents ... supervised physiotherapy in combination with the Patella Pro brace or supervised physiotherapy alone. The primary outcome ... measures are pain (numerical...

    Authors: Wolf Petersen, Andree Ellermann, Ingo Volker Rembitzki, Sven Scheffler, Mirco Herbort, Frederike Sophie Sprenker, Andrea Achtnich, Gert Peter Brüggemann, Raymond Best, Frank Hoffmann, Andreas Gösele Koppenburg and Christian Liebau
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2014 15:200
  37. Women are disproportionately impacted by osteoarthritis (OA) but less likely than men to access early diagnosis and management, or experience OA care tailored through person-centred approaches to their needs a...

    Authors: Chidinma Abuwa, Angelina Abbaticchio, Madeline Theodorlis, Deborah Marshall, Crystal MacKay, Cornelia M. Borkhoff, Glen Stewart Hazlewood, Marisa Battistella, Aisha Lofters, Vandana Ahluwalia and Anna R. Gagliardi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:734
  38. To describe the scoring methodology and MRI assessments used to evaluate the cross-sectional features observed in cases and controls, to define change over time for different MRI features, and to report the ex...

    Authors: Frank W. Roemer, Ali Guermazi, Jamie E. Collins, Elena Losina, Michael C. Nevitt, John A. Lynch, Jeffrey N. Katz, C. Kent Kwoh, Virginia B. Kraus and David J. Hunter
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:466
  39. Implementation of clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) to manage musculoskeletal conditions among physiotherapists appears suboptimal. Osteoarthritis is one of the most disabling conditions worldwide and severa...

    Authors: Simone Battista, Stefano Salvioli, Serena Millotti, Marco Testa and Andrea Dell’Isola
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:380
  40. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a common degenerative joint disease leading to significant pain, mobility limitation, economic burden, reduced quality of life, and disability among adults globally. Psychological factor...

    Authors: Ezinne Chika Ekediegwu, Chigbogu Earnest Akpaenyi, Ifeoma Blessing Nwosu and Ogochukwu Kelechi Onyeso
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:544
  41. To address the well-documented gap between hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA) treatment recommendations and current clinical practice, a structured model for integrated OA care was developed and evaluated in a s...

    Authors: Tuva Moseng, Hanne Dagfinrud, Leti van Bodegom-Vos, Krysia Dziedzic, Kåre Birger Hagen, Bård Natvig, Jan Harald Røtterud, Thea Vliet Vlieland and Nina Østerås
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2020 21:236
  42. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a chronic condition. Physiotherapy is known to be beneficial for people with OA. Patient adherence to physiotherapy exercise is essential for the effective management of OA.

    Authors: Pathmanathan Cinthuja, Nidhya Krishnamoorthy and Gamalendira Shivapatham
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:147
  43. A ligament advanced reinforcement system (LARS) artificial ligament has been proposed for use in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, and many reports have shown its success in ACL reconstruction. ...

    Authors: Yuanliang Du, Haifeng Dai, Zhihui Wang, Di Wu, Changjiang Shi, Tianjie Xiao and Zhihuai Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2020 21:745
  44. Aim of this multicenter, observational, cross-sectional study was to evaluate health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and treatment satisfaction of current medications in Chinese knee OA patients.

    Authors: Qingyun Xue, Huibin Long, Jianhao Lin, Dongping Du, Jin Zhou, Jinwei Chen, Shu li, Yanlei Zhang, Yan Cheng, Xiao Ma and Zhiyi Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:178
  45. This study was performed to determine if the effectiveness of patellofemoral bracing as a treatment for patellofemoral osteoarthritis is influenced by patellofemoral joint alignment and trochlear morphology. W...

    Authors: Xi Zhang, Jillian P. Eyles, Joanna Makovey, Matthew J. Williams and David J. Hunter
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:168
  46. Previous basic research and clinical studies examined the effects of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) on regeneration and maintenance of articular cartilage. However, our pilot study suggested that MSCs are more ...

    Authors: Takumi Sakamoto, Tsuyoshi Miyazaki, Shuji Watanabe, Ai Takahashi, Kazuya Honjoh, Hideaki Nakajima, Hisashi Oki, Yasuo Kokubo and Akihiko Matsumine
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2019 20:335
  47. Individuals with advanced hip osteoarthritis (OA) exhibit generalized muscle weakness of the affected limb and so clinical practice guidelines recommend strength training for the management of hip OA. However,...

    Authors: Aderson Loureiro, Maria Constantinou, Laura E. Diamond, Belinda Beck and Rod Barrett
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2018 19:303
  48. Rehabilitation following anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstructions is based mainly on comprehensive progressive exercise programmes using a multi-dimensional approach. Elastic knee sleeves may be useful...

    Authors: Gisela Sole, Peter Lamb, Todd Pataky, Stefan Klima, Pierre Navarre and Niels Hammer
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:655
  49. Osteopetrosis is an uncommon, inherited disease, characterized by osteosclerosis, obliteration of the medullary canal, calcified cartilage and brittle bone due to impaired osteoclast resorption. Osteoarthritis...

    Authors: Lin Xie, Fan Ding, Jing Jiao, Wusheng Kan and Junwen Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2015 16:259
  50. Hand osteoarthritis (OA) is one of the most prevalent musculoskeletal diseases in an adult population and may have a large influence on an individual’s functioning, health-related quality of life and participa...

    Authors: Nina Østerås, Kåre Birger Hagen, Margreth Grotle, Anne-Lene Sand-Svartrud, Petter Mowinckel, Eline Aas and Ingvild Kjeken
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2014 15:82

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