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STUDY DESIGN Single cohort study. OBJECTIVES To investigate the efficacy of real-time biofeedback provided during treadmill gait training to correct knee hyperextension in asymptomatic females while walking. BACKGROUND Knee hyperextension is associated with increased stress to the posterior capsule of the knee joint, anterior cruciate ligament, and the(More)
The present study investigated the effect of the new ACE-inhibitor moexipril versus the beta 1-adrenergic blocker atenolol on metabolic parameters, adverse events (AEs) and sitting systolic (SSBP) and sitting diastolic blood pressure (SDBP) in obese postmenopausal women with hypertension (stage I and II). After a 4-week placebo run-in phase, 116 obese,(More)
Diabetes and hypertension frequently coexist, with effects potentially more detrimental than those of either condition alone. The combination increases the risk of both cardiovascular and renal morbidity and mortality. Antihypertensive drug therapy is of benefit to both nondiabetic and diabetic patients, but the greatest reduction in risk is seen in those(More)
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