Association among neuromuscular and anatomic measures for patients with knee osteoarthritis.

@article{Birmingham2001AssociationAN,
  title={Association among neuromuscular and anatomic measures for patients with knee osteoarthritis.},
  author={Trevor B. Birmingham and John F Kramer and Alexandra Kirkley and J. Timothy Inglis and Sandi J Spaulding and Anthony A. Vandervoort},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2001},
  volume={82 8},
  pages={1115-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate neuromuscular and anatomic factors involved in varus gonarthrosis by identifying measures associated with degenerative changes. DESIGN Descriptive study. Individual measures that explained substantial portions of the variability in ratings of knee joint-degenerative changes in patients with knee medial compartment osteoarthritis. SETTING Outpatient orthopedic clinic and biomechanics and muscular assessment laboratory. PATIENTS Volunteer sample of 20 subjects (age… CONTINUE READING