The immediate effect of patellar tendon strap on weight-bearing asymmetry during squatting in patients with unilateral knee osteoarthritis: A pilot study


DEMİRBÜKEN İ. , Ozyurek S., ANGIN S.

PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS INTERNATIONAL, cilt.40, sa.6, ss.682-688, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 40 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1177/0309364615612251
  • Dergi Adı: PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.682-688

Özet

Background: Knee osteoarthritis has commonly been associated with a symptom of pain resulting in an inter-limb weight-bearing asymmetry during functional tasks. Patellar tendon strap is one of the non-pharmacologic interventions to alleviate knee pain.