ISOKINETIC STRENGTH MEASUREMENTS IN EARLY KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS


Diracoglu D. , Baskent A. , Yagci I., Oezcakar L., Aydin R.

ACTA REUMATOLOGICA PORTUGUESA, cilt.34, ss.72-77, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA REUMATOLOGICA PORTUGUESA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.72-77

Özet

Objectives: One of the most important reasons for locomotor dysfunction and disability in patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) is muscle weakness in the lower extremity. The aim of this study was to compare the isokinetic knee muscle strength of patients with early knee OA with those of healthy people.