N Shakoor

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pain and its relationship with muscle strength and proprioception in knee OA: results of an 8-week home exercise pilot study
    N Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 8:35-42. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Improvement in knee loading after use of specialized footwear for knee osteoarthritis: results of a six-month pilot investigation
    Najia Shakoor
    Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 65:1282-9. 2013
  3. pmc Asymmetric loading and bone mineral density at the asymptomatic knees of patients with unilateral hip osteoarthritis
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:3853-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The relationship of vibratory perception to dynamic joint loading, radiographic severity, and pain in knee osteoarthritis
    Najia Shakoor
    Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:181-6. 2012
  5. pmc Effects of common footwear on joint loading in osteoarthritis of the knee
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 4861, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:917-23. 2010
  6. pmc Effects of specialized footwear on joint loads in osteoarthritis of the knee
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, 1725 West Harrison, Suite 1017, Chicago, IL 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1214-20. 2008
  7. pmc Generalized vibratory deficits in osteoarthritis of the hip
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, 1725 West Harrison, Suite 1017, Chicago, IL 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1237-40. 2008
  8. pmc Reduced lower extremity vibratory perception in osteoarthritis of the knee
    Najia Shakoor
    Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:117-21. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonrandom evolution of end-stage osteoarthritis of the lower limbs
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Reumatology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 46:3185-9. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical approach to musculoskeletal disease
    Najia Shakoor
    Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, 1725 West Harrison, Suite 1017, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 18:173-86. 2004

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Pain and its relationship with muscle strength and proprioception in knee OA: results of an 8-week home exercise pilot study
    N Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 8:35-42. 2008
    ..41, p=0.01) with exercise. The association of pain with both muscle strength and proprioception should prompt future studies to consider and adjust for the influence of pain on neuromuscular factors in knee OA...
  2. doi request reprint Improvement in knee loading after use of specialized footwear for knee osteoarthritis: results of a six-month pilot investigation
    Najia Shakoor
    Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 65:1282-9. 2013
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate the effects of 6 months of use of flat, flexible footwear (the mobility shoe) on knee loading in OA...
  3. pmc Asymmetric loading and bone mineral density at the asymptomatic knees of patients with unilateral hip osteoarthritis
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:3853-8. 2011
    ..The present study was undertaken to examine patients who had unilateral hip OA but who did not have symptoms of knee OA, in order to detect early asymmetries in knee loading...
  4. doi request reprint The relationship of vibratory perception to dynamic joint loading, radiographic severity, and pain in knee osteoarthritis
    Najia Shakoor
    Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:181-6. 2012
    ..This study was designed to assess the association of these deficits with dynamic joint loading and their relationship to the structural and symptomatic severity of knee OA...
  5. pmc Effects of common footwear on joint loading in osteoarthritis of the knee
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 4861, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:917-23. 2010
    ..Footwear may have the potential to alter these loads. This study compares the effects of several common shoe types on knee loading in subjects with OA of the knee...
  6. pmc Effects of specialized footwear on joint loads in osteoarthritis of the knee
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, 1725 West Harrison, Suite 1017, Chicago, IL 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1214-20. 2008
    ..This study compared the effects of a specialized shoe (the mobility shoe) designed to lower dynamic loads at the knee with self-chosen conventional walking shoes and with a commercially available walking shoe as a control...
  7. pmc Generalized vibratory deficits in osteoarthritis of the hip
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, 1725 West Harrison, Suite 1017, Chicago, IL 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1237-40. 2008
    ..This study examined VPT at the upper and lower extremities of subjects with hip OA compared with subjects without hip OA...
  8. pmc Reduced lower extremity vibratory perception in osteoarthritis of the knee
    Najia Shakoor
    Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:117-21. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate VPT in subjects with knee OA to determine whether the lower extremity afferent deficits observed in knee OA involve more than just proprioception...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonrandom evolution of end-stage osteoarthritis of the lower limbs
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Reumatology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 46:3185-9. 2002
    ..Because characterization of OA progression in noncognate joints may shed light on the pathogenesis of multijoint OA, we investigated the pattern of evolution of end-stage lower extremity OA in a large, clinical cohort...
  10. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical approach to musculoskeletal disease
    Najia Shakoor
    Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, 1725 West Harrison, Suite 1017, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 18:173-86. 2004
    ..Targeted interventions to moderate these factors may, in the future, be a therapeutic option for the management of osteoarthritis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Osteoarthritis
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Sci Aging Knowledge Environ 2004:dn2. 2004
    ..Newer nonpharmacological treatment options are focusing on how to improve symptoms and prevent progression of the disease through mechanical interventions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Walking barefoot decreases loading on the lower extremity joints in knee osteoarthritis
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 54:2923-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effects that modern shoes have on gait and lower extremity joint loads in osteoarthritis (OA)...
  13. ncbi request reprint The biomechanical effects of focused muscle training on medial knee loads in OA of the knee: a pilot, proof of concept study
    L E Thorp
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 10:166-73. 2010
    ..This study examined the biomechanical effects of a lower extremity exercise regimen, emphasizing training of hip abductor musculature, on dynamic knee loads in individuals with knee OA...
  14. ncbi request reprint The biomechanics of osteoarthritis: implications for therapy
    Joel A Block
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 11:15-22. 2009
    ..These new therapies may ultimately be shown to retard disease progression and palliate pain. This article reviews some of these strategies...
  15. doi request reprint Lower limb osteoarthritis: biomechanical alterations and implications for therapy
    Joel A Block
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 22:544-50. 2010
    ..To review the role of biomechanics in the pathogenesis of lower-extremity osteoarthritis and recent advances in biomechanically active intervention strategies for osteoarthritis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Aging or osteoarthritis: which is the problem?
    Richard F Loeser
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison, Suite 1017, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 29:653-73. 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint Asymmetric knee loading in advanced unilateral hip osteoarthritis
    Najia Shakoor
    Section of Rheumatology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3862, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 48:1556-61. 2003
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Research Grants2

  1. Factors influencing the evolution of knee osteoarthritis
    Najia Shakoor; Fiscal Year: 2007
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