Physiotherapy, including quadriceps exercises and patellar taping, for knee osteoarthritis with predominant patello-femoral joint involvement: randomized controlled trial.

@article{Quilty2003PhysiotherapyIQ,
  title={Physiotherapy, including quadriceps exercises and patellar taping, for knee osteoarthritis with predominant patello-femoral joint involvement: randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Brian Quilty and Marian Tucker and Rona Campbell and P. A. Dieppe},
  journal={The Journal of rheumatology},
  year={2003},
  volume={30 6},
  pages={1311-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To design and carry out a randomized controlled trial of a complex, physical therapy based intervention for patello-femoral joint (PFJ) osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee, examining medium to longterm outcomes. METHODS The participants, who had knee pain and predominant PFJ OA, were recruited from a large population based study. The study design was a controlled trial using prerandomization and a blind observer, comparing the intervention package with standard nonphysiotherapy… CONTINUE READING

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