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    • Long term joint consequences of sporting activity: preventing and managing osteoarthritis in the athlete 

      Bennell, Kim L; Hunter, David J.; Vicenzino, Bill (Nature Publishing Group, 2012-07-31)
      Sports participation is associated with an increased risk of future osteoarthritis (OA), much of which results from joint injury. No strong evidence exists that moderate sporting activity in the presence of normal joints ...
    • Management of osteoarthritis of the knee 

      Bennell, Kim L; Hunter, David J.; Hinman, Rana S (British Medical Journal, 2012-07-30)
      Osteoarthritis is a chronic disease; management should be patient centred and coordinated, with attention to modifiable risk factors and comorbidities Focus on conservative non-drug treatment, particularly exercise; for ...
    • A Randomized Trial of Patellofemoral Bracing for Treatment of Patellofemoral Osteoarthritis 

      Hunter, David J.; Harvey, William F; Gross, K. Douglas; Felson, D; McCree, P; Li, Ling; Hirko, Kelly; Zhang, B; Bennell, Kim L (Elsevier, 2011-07)
      Purpose The number of effective knee osteoarthritis (OA) interventions, especially those tailored to specific compartmental involvement, are small. The objective of this study was to determine the efficacy of a realigning ...
    • Strength Training for Arthritis Trial (START): design and rationale 

      Messier, Stephen P; Mihalko, Shannon L; Beavers, Daniel P; Nicklas, Barbara J.; DeVita, Paul; Carr, J. Jeffery; Hunter, David J.; Williamson, Jeff D; Bennell, Kim L; Guermazi, Ali; Lyles, Mary; Loeser, Richard F. (BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 2013)
      Background Muscle loss and fat gain contribute to the disability, pain, and morbidity associated with knee osteoarthritis (OA), and thigh muscle weakness is an independent and modifiable risk factor for it. However, ...