Simple Home-Based Exercise for Knee Osteoarthritis
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00687726|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 2, 2008
Last Update Posted : June 2, 2008
- Simple home-based standing balance training and isometric knee extension exercise for 4 weeks would improve functional ability and knee muscle strength of patients with knee osteoarthritis.
- The outcome of standing balance training is different from isometric knee extension exercise.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Osteoarthritis, Knee||Behavioral: Standing balance exercise Behavioral: Isometric knee extension exercise||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||48 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||The Relationship of Knee Joint Osteoarthritis to Balance and Walking Ability.|
|Study Start Date :||May 2006|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||August 2007|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||February 2008|
Standing balance and mini squat training
Behavioral: Standing balance exercise
Standing balance and mini squat exercise performed 30 times/day/side, 5 days/week, for 4 weeks.
Active Comparator: G2
Isometric knee extension exercise
Behavioral: Isometric knee extension exercise
Isometric knee extension exercise performed 10 repetitions/set, 3 sets/day, 5 days/week for 4 weeks
- Knee osteoarthritis outcome scores (KOOS) [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]
- Knee muscle peak torque [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]
- Aggregate functional performance time [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00687726
|Faculty of Health Science, Srinakharinwirot University|
|Ongkharak, Nakhonnayok, Thailand, 26120|
|Principal Investigator:||Kanda Chaipinyo, PT,PhD.||Srinakharinwirot University|