What is the difference in outcome between home-based strength and home-based balance training for the treatment of osteoarthritis (OA)?

Updated: Oct 12, 2020
  • Author: Carlos J Lozada, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Chaipinyo and Karoonsupcharoen found no significant difference between home-based strength training and home-based balance training for knee pain caused by osteoarthritis. However, greater improvement in knee-related quality of life was noted in the strength-training group. [123]


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