Tag: People

Pain, balance, and mobility in people 1 year after total knee arthroplasty: a non-randomized cross-sectional pilot study contrasting posterior-stabilized and medial-pivot designs – Pilot and Feasibility Studies

Mills K, Hunt MA, Ferber R. Biomechanical deviations during level walking associated with knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Arthritis Care Res. 2013;65(10):1643–65. Google Scholar  Felson DT, Lawrence RC,…

Frailty in older people: Rehabilitation Treatment Research Examining Separate Settings (FORTRESS): protocol for a hybrid type II stepped wedge, cluster, randomised trial – BMC Geriatrics

Design The FORTRESS trial is a multi-site hybrid type II stepped wedge, cluster randomised trial to be conducted over three years (see Fig. 1). This study protocol is reported in accordance…

The high-volume haemodiafiltration vs high-flux haemodialysis registry trial (H4RT): a multi-centre, unblinded, randomised, parallel-group, superiority study to compare the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of high-volume haemodiafiltration and high-flux haemodialysis in people with kidney failure on maintenance dialysis using linkage to routine healthcare databases for outcomes – Trials

Explanation for the choice of comparators {6b} The comparator is in-centre, high-flux HD, which is usually delivered for around 4 h three times a week. It requires ultrapure water (bacterial…

Engagement of people with lived experience of dementia advisory group and cross-cutting program: reflections on the first year – Research Involvement and Engagement

In the first year, EPLED recruited the Advisory Group and they participated in a number of activities; they met seven times formally, four times informally, developed a website, engaged with…

An investigation of the control of quadriceps in people who are hypermobile; a case control design. Do the results impact our choice of exercise for people with symptomatic hypermobility? – BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders

Beighton P, Horan F. Orthopaedic aspects of the Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. J Bone Joint Surg British Vol. 1969;51(3):444–53. CAS  Article  Google Scholar  Foley EC, Bird HA. Hypermobility in dance: asset, not…

A study to investigate the prevalence of headache disorders and migraine among people registered in a health insurance association in Japan – The Journal of Headache and Pain

Study design and data source The study was conducted as a fact-finding survey using the unique combination of medical claims data from a health insurance association (HIA) and the linked…