Effects of aquatic exercise on flexibility, strength and aerobic fitness in adults with osteoarthritis of the hip or knee.

@article{Wang2007EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of aquatic exercise on flexibility, strength and aerobic fitness in adults with osteoarthritis of the hip or knee.},
  author={Tsae-Jyy Wang and Basia L Belza and F Elaine Thompson and Joanne D Whitney and Kim Bennett},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2007},
  volume={57 2},
  pages={141-52}
}
AIM This paper reports a study of the effects of aquatic exercise on physical fitness (flexibility, strength and aerobic fitness), self-reported physical functioning and pain in adults with osteoarthritis of the hip or knee. BACKGROUND Osteoarthritis is a common cause of disability and a primary reason for hip and knee joint replacement. Exercise is important for preventing and/or managing the functional limitations associated with joint disease. Aquatic exercise is thought to be beneficial… CONTINUE READING
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