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Quadriceps Strength is a Prognostic Indicator of Contralateral Knee Osteoarthritis Progression Following Total Knee Arthroplasty, Moiyad Aljehani

Background: Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is a successful procedure for people with end-stage knee osteoarthritis (KOA). However, nearly half of people following unilateral TKA will require a…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 18th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Quadriceps Strength is a Prognostic Indicator of Contralateral Knee Osteoarthritis Progression Following Total Knee Arthroplasty, Moiyad Aljehani

Background: Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is a successful procedure for people with end-stage knee osteoarthritis (KOA). However, nearly half of people following unilateral TKA will require a…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 15th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Substrate Elasticity Influences TRPV4 Mechanotransduction in Chondrocytes, Nicholas Trompeter

Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common joint disorder in the United States, affecting over 54 million adults. During OA progression, the stiffness of cartilage decreases due to degradation of the…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 15th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

2A: Using Compositional Data Analysis to Understand How Physical Activity Affects Structural Progression of Knee Osteoarthritis, Dana Voinier

The role of physical activity (PA) in knee osteoarthritis (OA) remains unclear. Some studies found engaging in moderate-to-vigorous PA (MVPA) had no effect on knee OA, while others found MVPA was…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0