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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Osteoarthritis, Knee
and you are
between 45 and 85
years old
The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

The aim of the project is to investigate effects of medical exercise therapy (MET) on patients with knee osteoarthritis. MET is a common physical therapy intervention, and the project aim to strengthen the evidence of this intervention. An experimental cohort design is chosen, and 20 participants will be followed for 6 months. Assessments will be clinical tests, questionnaires and accelerometer measurements before, during, and after a 3 month period of exercise (3 days per week) with a physical therapist. The project will answer if a 3 month physical therapy intervention using MET causes changes in pain level, function and activity level for patients with knee osteoarthritis. In addition, it will investigate whether a single global endurance workout for 30 minutes will have an effect on pain level for these patients

Provided treatments

  • Behavioral: Medical Exercise Therapy

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT02905747. The sponsor of the trial is Norwegian University of Science and Technology and it is looking for 15 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
The Effect of Medical Exercise Therapy on Pain, Function and Physical Activity in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis