Muscle mass, isokinetic torque, and functional capacity in women with osteoarthritis of the knee


Gur H., Cakin N.

ARCHIVES OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, vol.84, no.10, pp.1534-1541, 2003 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Objectives: To investigate the relations between cross-sectional area and concentric and eccentric torques in the quadriceps and hamstring muscles and to determine how functional capacity relates to pain, muscle mass, and concentric and eccentric knee torques in women who have bilateral osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee.