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dc.contributor.authorMathieu, F
dc.contributor.authorSuetens, C
dc.contributor.authorBegaux, F
dc.contributor.authorDe Maertelaer, V
dc.contributor.authorHinsenkamp, M
dc.date.accessioned2008-04-03T14:01:25Z
dc.date.available2008-04-03T14:01:25Z
dc.date.issued2001
dc.identifier.citationEffects of Physical Therapy on Patients with Kashin-Beck Disease in Tibet. 2001, 25 (3):191-3notInt Orthopen
dc.identifier.issn0341-2695
dc.identifier.pmid11482539
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/22205
dc.description.abstractA clinical trial of physical therapy treatment for patients suffering from Kashin-Beck disease (KBD) has been carried out in Tibet. One-hundred and thirty-five patients with Kashin-Beck disease were allocated to either physical therapy (72 patients) or prescription of multivitamins (63 patients). The patients were followed for 4 years. This study suggested a beneficial effect of physical treatment.
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherSpringeren
dc.rightsArchived on this site with kind permission of Springer Science+Business Mediaen
dc.subject.meshAdolescenten
dc.subject.meshAdulten
dc.subject.meshAnkle Jointen
dc.subject.meshExercise Therapyen
dc.subject.meshFemaleen
dc.subject.meshHumansen
dc.subject.meshMaleen
dc.subject.meshOsteoarthritisen
dc.subject.meshRange of Motion, Articularen
dc.subject.meshTibeten
dc.titleEffects of Physical Therapy on Patients with Kashin-Beck Disease in Tibet.en
dc.contributor.departmentMédecins Sant Frontières, Département Médical, Brussels, Belgium. francoise.mathieu@msf.been
dc.identifier.journalInternational Orthopaedicsen
refterms.dateFOA2019-03-04T09:45:22Z
html.description.abstractA clinical trial of physical therapy treatment for patients suffering from Kashin-Beck disease (KBD) has been carried out in Tibet. One-hundred and thirty-five patients with Kashin-Beck disease were allocated to either physical therapy (72 patients) or prescription of multivitamins (63 patients). The patients were followed for 4 years. This study suggested a beneficial effect of physical treatment.


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