Knee Instability and Basic and Advanced Function Decline in Knee Osteoarthritis.

@article{Sharma2015KneeIA,
  title={Knee Instability and Basic and Advanced Function Decline in Knee Osteoarthritis.},
  author={L. Amarnath Sharma and Joan S Chmiel and Orit Almagor and Kirsten C. Moisio and Alison H. Chang and Laura Belisle and Yun-hui Zhang and Karen W. Hayes},
  journal={Arthritis care & research},
  year={2015},
  volume={67 8},
  pages={
          1095-102
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Manifestations of instability in knee osteoarthritis (OA) include low overall knee confidence, low confidence that the knees will not buckle, buckling, and excessive motion during gait. Confidence and buckling may particularly influence activity choices, contributing to events leading to disability. Buckling is more likely to affect advanced than basic functional tasks. In this prospective longitudinal study, we tested the hypothesis that overall knee confidence, buckling confidence… CONTINUE READING
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