Effect of thigh strength on incident radiographic and symptomatic knee osteoarthritis in a longitudinal cohort.

@article{Segal2009EffectOT,
  title={Effect of thigh strength on incident radiographic and symptomatic knee osteoarthritis in a longitudinal cohort.},
  author={Neil A. Segal and James C. Torner and David T. Felson and Jingbo Niu and L. Amarnath Sharma and Cora E. Lewis and Michael C. Nevitt},
  journal={Arthritis and rheumatism},
  year={2009},
  volume={61 9},
  pages={1210-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess whether knee extensor strength or hamstring:quadriceps (H:Q) ratio predicts risk for incident radiographic tibiofemoral and incident symptomatic whole knee osteoarthritis (OA) in adults ages 50-79 years. METHODS We followed 1,617 participants (2,519 knees) who, at the baseline visit of the Multicenter Osteoarthritis (MOST) Study, did not have radiographic tibiofemoral OA and 2,078 participants (3,392 knees) who did not have symptomatic whole knee OA (i.e., did not have the… CONTINUE READING

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