Effects of Different Strength Training on Muscle Architecture: Clinical and Ultrasonographic Evaluation in Knee Osteoarthritis

Malas F. U. , Ozcaker L., KAYMAK B. , Ulasli A., GÜNER S., Kara M., ...Daha Fazla

PM&R, cilt.5, ss.655-662, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 5 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2013.03.005
  • Dergi Adı: PM&R
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.655-662


Background: Different strengthening exercises are generally prescribed to overcome the undesirable effects of decreased muscular function on the osteoarthritic joint. Although a few studies have shown the effects of strengthening on the muscle structure in healthy individuals, the literature lacks relevant data concerning knee osteoarthritis.