Affiliation: University of New South Wales
- Reliability of gait measurements in people with osteoarthritis of the kneeM Fransen
Department of Rheumatology, St George Hospital, Gray St Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia
Phys Ther 77:944-53. 1997..The purpose of this study was to assess the intrasession and intersession reliability of measurements of quantitative gait variables at two self-selected walking speeds...
- Physical therapy is effective for patients with osteoarthritis of the knee: a randomized controlled clinical trialM Fransen
Department of Rheumatology, St George Hospital, Kogarah NSW, Australia
J Rheumatol 28:156-64. 2001....
- Sleep, blood pressure and obesity in 22,389 New ZealandersB R Wilsmore
Sleep and Circadian Research Group, Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Intern Med J 42:634-41. 2012..To determine the relationship of sleep disorders with blood pressure and obesity in a large, relatively healthy, community-based cohort...
- Weight loss in obese people has structure-modifying effects on medial but not on lateral knee articular cartilageA Anandacoomarasamy
Institute of Bone and Joint Research, Kolling Institute, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Ann Rheum Dis 71:26-32. 2012..Obesity is an important risk factor for knee osteoarthritis (OA), Weight loss can reduce the symptoms of knee OA. No prospective studies assessing the impact of weight loss on knee cartilage structure and composition have been performed...