Long-Term Effect of Exercise Therapy and Patient Education on Impairments and Activity Limitations in People With Hip Osteoarthritis: Secondary Outcome Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial.

@article{Svege2016LongTermEO,
  title={Long-Term Effect of Exercise Therapy and Patient Education on Impairments and Activity Limitations in People With Hip Osteoarthritis: Secondary Outcome Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial.},
  author={Ida C Svege and Linda Fernandes and Lars Nordsletten and Inger L Holm and May Arna Risberg},
  journal={Physical therapy},
  year={2016},
  volume={96 6},
  pages={818-27}
}
BACKGROUND The effect of exercise on specific impairments and activity limitations in people with hip osteoarthritis (OA) is limited. OBJECTIVE The study objective was to evaluate the long-term effect of exercise therapy and patient education on range of motion (ROM), muscle strength, physical fitness, walking capacity, and pain during walking in people with hip OA. DESIGN This was a secondary outcome analysis of a randomized clinical trial. SETTING The setting was a university hospital… CONTINUE READING