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Physical Therapy Outperforms Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis

Physical Therapy Outperforms Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis News & Analysis Clinical Trials Update Physical Therapy Outperforms pedophilic disorder, a phase 2 trial in JAMA Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis Psychiatry found. Physical therapy reduced pain and func- The study involved 52 men in Sweden tional disability more effectively than gluco- who were diagnosed with and seeking treat- corticoid injections among patients with os- ment for pedophilic disorder. They were teoarthritis of the knee, a trial in the New randomly assigned to receive either 2 sub- England Journal of Medicine reported. cutaneous injections of degarelix acetate or The study’s 156 patients in the US Mili- a placebo. tary Health System were randomized to At 2 weeks, the composite risk score of receive up to 3 glucocorticoid injections or 5 domains of child sexual abuse (range, 0-15 a maximum of 14 physical therapy sessions points)decreasedfrom7.4to4.4amongpar- over 12 months. The primary outcome was ticipants in the degarelix group and from 7.8 the total score on the Western Ontario and to6.6intheplacebogroup.Adecreaseinrisk McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis score was also seen at 10 weeks in the treat- Index (WOMAC). The scores range from 0 ment group. to 240, with higher scores indicating Degarelix is a gonadotropin-releasing Physical therapy relieved pain and disability from knee http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

Physical Therapy Outperforms Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis

JAMA , Volume 323 (24) – Jun 23, 2020

Physical Therapy Outperforms Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis

Abstract

News & Analysis Clinical Trials Update Physical Therapy Outperforms pedophilic disorder, a phase 2 trial in JAMA Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis Psychiatry found. Physical therapy reduced pain and func- The study involved 52 men in Sweden tional disability more effectively than gluco- who were diagnosed with and seeking treat- corticoid injections among patients with os- ment for pedophilic disorder. They were teoarthritis of the knee, a trial in the New randomly assigned to receive...
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American Medical Association
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0098-7484
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1538-3598
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10.1001/jama.2020.9155
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Abstract

News & Analysis Clinical Trials Update Physical Therapy Outperforms pedophilic disorder, a phase 2 trial in JAMA Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis Psychiatry found. Physical therapy reduced pain and func- The study involved 52 men in Sweden tional disability more effectively than gluco- who were diagnosed with and seeking treat- corticoid injections among patients with os- ment for pedophilic disorder. They were teoarthritis of the knee, a trial in the New randomly assigned to receive either 2 sub- England Journal of Medicine reported. cutaneous injections of degarelix acetate or The study’s 156 patients in the US Mili- a placebo. tary Health System were randomized to At 2 weeks, the composite risk score of receive up to 3 glucocorticoid injections or 5 domains of child sexual abuse (range, 0-15 a maximum of 14 physical therapy sessions points)decreasedfrom7.4to4.4amongpar- over 12 months. The primary outcome was ticipants in the degarelix group and from 7.8 the total score on the Western Ontario and to6.6intheplacebogroup.Adecreaseinrisk McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis score was also seen at 10 weeks in the treat- Index (WOMAC). The scores range from 0 ment group. to 240, with higher scores indicating Degarelix is a gonadotropin-releasing Physical therapy relieved pain and disability from knee

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JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: Jun 23, 2020

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