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The purpose of this study is to examine whether "walking stick exercises" can improve lower limb strength, knee range of motion, and quality of life compared with conventional care one year after total knee arthroplasty

Clinical Trial Description

This is a longitudinal-experimental study. The data collection and analysis are in a single-blind manner. The study will be undertaken in the Department Orthopaedics of En Chu Kong hospital (approximate 500-bed regional teaching hospital). All patients who meet the inclusion criteria are admitted for primary total knee arthroplasty and assigned to control group or intervention group randomly. The 43 patients in the control group received routine guidance of " Rehabilitation and precautions for artificial knee replacement ". In addition to the routine guidance, the 43 patients in the intervention group received two educations of " Walking stick exercise " on the day before surgery and before discharge, as well as a follow-up call at least once a week after discharge. ;

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NCT number NCT05030662
Study type Interventional
Source National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences
Status Active, not recruiting
Phase N/A
Start date August 15, 2021
Completion date December 31, 2022

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