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Gait Retraining to Reduce Joint Loading, Inflammation, and PTOA Risk
The purpose of this study is to determine changes to knee joint loading, biological markers, and cartilage structure following a novel active feedback gait retraining program in anterior cruciate ligament reconstructed patients.
Stanford is currently accepting patients for this trial.
VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Collaborator: United States Department of Defense
- Device: Active feedback gait retraining
- age 18-40 years
- history of primary ACLR with or without meniscal repair
- full weight-bearing status
- neutral to varus knee alignment
- plans to remain in the area for at least 8 months.
- Kellgren-Lawrence (KL) radiographic grade > 2
- additional injury or surgery to the involved knee
- BMI >30 kg/m2
- use of walking, orthopedic, or prosthetic assistive device
- inability to have MRI
Ages Eligible for Study
18 Years - 40 Years
Genders Eligible for Study