Generation II knee bracing for severe medial compartment osteoarthritis of the knee.

@article{Matsuno1997GenerationIK,
  title={Generation II knee bracing for severe medial compartment osteoarthritis of the knee.},
  author={Hiroaki Matsuno and Ken M. Kadowaki and Hideo Tsuji},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={1997},
  volume={78 7},
  pages={745-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the clinical efficacy of the Generation II (G II) knee brace, a newly developed knee orthosis, on patients experiencing severe medial compartment osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee. DESIGN Case series. SETTING A national medical and pharmaceutical hospital in Japan. PATIENTS Twenty primary OA subjects (excluding those with secondary OA), all older than 55 years of age and experiencing only knee joint problems, were selected according to their ability to walk more… CONTINUE READING