Simple Home-Based Exercise for Knee Osteoarthritis

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Srinakharinwirot University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00687726
First received: May 28, 2008
Last updated: NA
Last verified: May 2008
History: No changes posted
  Purpose
  1. Simple home-based standing balance training and isometric knee extension exercise for 4 weeks would improve functional ability and knee muscle strength of patients with knee osteoarthritis.
  2. The outcome of standing balance training is different from isometric knee extension exercise.

Condition Intervention
Osteoarthritis, Knee
Behavioral: Standing balance exercise
Behavioral: Isometric knee extension exercise

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Subject)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Relationship of Knee Joint Osteoarthritis to Balance and Walking Ability.

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Further study details as provided by Srinakharinwirot University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Knee osteoarthritis outcome scores (KOOS) [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Knee muscle peak torque [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Aggregate functional performance time [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 48
Study Start Date: May 2006
Study Completion Date: February 2008
Primary Completion Date: August 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: G1
Standing balance and mini squat training
Behavioral: Standing balance exercise
Standing balance and mini squat exercise performed 30 times/day/side, 5 days/week, for 4 weeks.
Active Comparator: G2
Isometric knee extension exercise
Behavioral: Isometric knee extension exercise
Isometric knee extension exercise performed 10 repetitions/set, 3 sets/day, 5 days/week for 4 weeks

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical criteria for knee osteoarthritis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • cardiovascular disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • osteoporosis
  • inability to walk for 15 meters
  • intra-articular injections
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Locations
Thailand
Faculty of Health Science, Srinakharinwirot University
Ongkharak, Nakhonnayok, Thailand, 26120
Sponsors and Collaborators
Srinakharinwirot University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Kanda Chaipinyo, PT,PhD. Srinakharinwirot University
  More Information

No publications provided by Srinakharinwirot University

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Kanda Chaipinyo, Faculty of Health Science, Srinakharinwirot University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00687726     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 056/2547
Study First Received: May 28, 2008
Last Updated: May 28, 2008
Health Authority: Thailand: Ministry of Public Health

Keywords provided by Srinakharinwirot University:
osteoarthritis
knee
exercise
balance

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis, Knee
Arthritis
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases

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