ACTA REUMATOLOGICA PORTUGUESA, vol.34, no.1, pp.72-77, 2009 (SCI-Expanded)
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ACTA REUMATOLOGICA PORTUGUESA
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Osteoarthritis, Knee, Muscle strength, Isokinetic testing, REFLEX INHIBITION, MUSCLE STRENGTH, RELIABILITY, WEAKNESS, PAIN
Istanbul University Affiliated:
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.