PT Inquest Episode 197: Strength and Knee OA

In this episode we discuss the possible effects of exercise for knee osteoarthritis (OA). Are there non-specific effects but also specific effects? Can intensity of the workout change this? Which direction do the causation arrows point?

The Role of Muscle Strengthening in Exercise Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Regression Analysis of Randomized Trials.
Bartholdy C, Juhl C, Christensen R, Lund H, Zhang W, Henriksen M.
Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2017 Aug;47(1):9-21. doi: 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2017.03.007. Epub 2017 Mar 18.

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Music for PT Inquest:
“The Science of Selling Yourself Short” by Less Than Jake
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Other Music by Kevin MacLeod –
MidRoll Promo – Mining by Moonlight

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