ect of intensive exercise on patients with active rheumatoid arthritis : a randomised clinical trial

@inproceedings{Ende2000ectOI,
  title={ect of intensive exercise on patients with active rheumatoid arthritis : a randomised clinical trial},
  author={Cornelia Helena Maria van den Ende and Ferdinand C. Breedveld and Saskia le Cessie and Ben A. C. Dijkmans and A W de Mug and Johanna M. W. Hazes},
  year={2000}
}
Objective—To investigate the eVects of a dynamic, intensive exercise regimen on pain, disease activity, and physical functioning in active rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Methods—64 patients with RA with a mean age of 60 (13) years and mean disease duration of 8 (8) years, admitted to hospital because of active disease, were randomly assigned to an intensive exercise programme or to a conservative exercise programme during their period in hospital with a mean length of 30 (14) days. The intensive… CONTINUE READING