Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/11434/88
Title: Clinic-based assessment of weight-bearing asymmetry during squatting in people with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using Nintendo Wii Balance Boards.
Epworth Authors: Feller, Julian
Whitehead, Timothy
Other Authors: Clark, Ross
Howells, Brooke
Webster, Kate
Keywords: Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Recovery of Function
Resistance Training
Osteoarthritis
Injuries
Knee
Anterior cruciate ligament
Musculoskeletal Clinical Institute, Epworth HealthCare, Victoria, Australia
OrthoSport Victoria, Epworth HealthCare, Richmond, Australia.
Issue Date: Jun-2014
Citation: Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014 Jun;95(6):1156-61.
Abstract: To use low-cost Nintendo Wii Balance Boards (NWBB) to assess weight-bearing asymmetry (WBA) in people who have undergone anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR), and to compare their results with a matched control group. Quantitative clinical study using a cross-sectional design. Orthopedic clinic of a private hospital. ACLR participants (n=41; mean age ± SD, 26.0 ± 9.8 y; current Cincinnati sports activity level, 75.3 ± 19.8) performed testing in conjunction with their routine 6- or 12-month clinical follow-up, and a control group (n=41) was matched for age, height, body mass, and physical activity level.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11434/88
DOI: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.02.024.
PubMed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24642197
ISSN: 0003-9993
Journal Title: Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Type: Journal Article
Affiliated Organisations: School of Exercise Science, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Australia.
Musculoskeletal Research Center, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia.
Type of Clinical Study or Trial: Crossover Design
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