Muscle strength, physical performance and physical activity as predictors of future knee replacement: a prospective cohort study.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate associations between lower levels of muscle strength, physical performance and physical activity and the risk of knee replacement (KR) in older adults with frequent knee pain. METHOD Participants from the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST) with knee pain on most of the past 30 days at baseline were included (n = 1257; mean… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2016.04.001

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@article{Skou2016MuscleSP, title={Muscle strength, physical performance and physical activity as predictors of future knee replacement: a prospective cohort study.}, author={S\oren Thorgaard Skou and Barton L Wise and Cora E. Lewis and David Felson and Michael C. Nevitt and Neil A. Segal}, journal={Osteoarthritis and cartilage}, year={2016}, volume={24 8}, pages={1350-6} }