• Varus thrust linked to worsening knee pain in OA

    26 days ago - By Healio

    Varus thrust is a risk factor for incident and worsening knee pain among patients with or at risk for osteoarthritis, according to data published in Arthritis Care & Research.
    “As knee symptoms are more indicative of clinical intervention than structural changes, separate inquiry into the relation of varus knee thrust to knee symptoms is warranted,” Alexandra E. Wink, PhD, of Boston University, and colleagues wrote. “Previous studies have shown a cross-sectional association between varus knee thrust and knee pain. Longitudinal data to confirm the directionality
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