Identification of Movement Strategies During the Sit-to-Walk Movement in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis.

@article{Komaris2018IdentificationOM,
  title={Identification of Movement Strategies During the Sit-to-Walk Movement in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis.},
  author={Dimitrios-Sokratis Komaris and Cheral Govind and Andrew Murphy and A M Ewen and Philip Riches},
  journal={Journal of applied biomechanics},
  year={2018},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={96-103}
}
Patients with osteoarthritis of the knee commonly alter their movement to compensate for lower limb weakness and alleviate joint pain. Movement alterations may lead to weight-bearing asymmetries, and potentially to the progression of the disease. This study presents a novel numerical procedure for the identification of sit-to-walk strategies and differences in movement habits between control adults and persons with knee osteoarthritis. Ten control and 12 participants with osteoarthritis… CONTINUE READING