LIFESTYLE MANAGEMENT OF KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS: CLOSING THE GAPS TO REDUCE DISEASE BURDEN
Grant number: 1154217 | Funding period: 2019 - 2023
Arthritis and musculoskeletal conditions are a National Health Priority Area, and more prevalent in Australia than any other, including cancer, diabetes and obesity. This Research Fellowship will address the problem of knee osteoarthritis, with research focussed on footwear, exercise, weight loss and advice/education, to improve self-management of this condition.
Related publications (25)
Digital Health Interventions in Physiotherapy: Development of Client and Health Care Provider Survey Instruments
Mark Merolli, Rana S Hinman, Belinda J Lawford, Dawn Choo, Kathleen Gray
BACKGROUND: The advancement of digital health has widened the scope of technology use across multiple frontiers of health care ser..
Physiotherapists and patients report positive experiences overall with telehealth during the COVID-19 pandemic: a mixed-methods study
Kim L Bennell, Belinda J Lawford, Ben Metcalf, David Mackenzie, Trevor Russell, Maayken van den Berg, Karen Finnin, Shelley Crowther, Jenny Aiken, Jenine Fleming, Rana S Hinman
QUESTION: What were the experiences of physiotherapists and patients who consulted via videoconference during the COVID-19 pandemi..
Trends in management of hip and knee osteoarthritis in general practice in Australia over an 11-year window: a nationwide cross-sectional survey
Kim L Bennell, Clare Bayram, Christopher Harrison, Caroline Brand, Rachelle Buchbinder, Romi Haas, Rana S Hinman
Background: We aimed to describe trends in knee and hip OA management by general medical practitioners (GPs) in Australia. Methods..
Knowledge about osteoarthritis: Development of the Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis Knowledge Scales and protocol for testing their measurement properties
Ben Darlow, Haxby Abbott, Kim Bennell, Andrew M Briggs, Melanie Brown, Jane Clark, Sarah Dean, Simon French, Rana S Hinman, Chris Krägeloh, Ben Metcalf, Daniel O’Brien, James Stanley, Jackie L Whittaker
A Narrative Review on Measurement Properties of Fixed-distance Walk Tests Up to 40 Meters for Adults With Knee Osteoarthritis
Hiral Master, Grace Coleman, Fiona Dobson, Kim Bennell, Rana S Hinman, Jason T Jakiela, Daniel K White
Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a serious disease and has no cure to date. Knee OA is a leading cause of functional limitation (e.g., ..
Evaluation of a Novel e-Learning Program for Physiotherapists to Manage Knee Osteoarthritis via Telehealth: Qualitative Study Nested in the PEAK (Physiotherapy Exercise and Physical Activity for Knee Osteoarthritis) Randomized Controlled Trial
Sarah E Jones, Penny K Campbell, Alexander J Kimp, Kim Bennell, Nadine E Foster, Trevor Russell, Rana S Hinman
BACKGROUND: The delivery of physiotherapy via telehealth could provide more equitable access to services for patients. Videoconfer..
The Effect of Flat Flexible Versus Stable Supportive Shoes on Knee Osteoarthritis Symptoms A Randomized Trial
Kade L Paterson, Kim L Bennell, Penny K Campbell, Ben R Metcalf, Tim Wrigley, Jessica Kasza, Rana S Hinman
BACKGROUND: Experts recommend that persons with knee osteoarthritis wear stable supportive shoes; however, evidence suggests that ..
Association Between Therapeutic Alliance and Outcomes Following Telephone-Delivered Exercise by a Physical Therapist for People With Knee Osteoarthritis: Secondary Analyses From a Randomized Controlled Trial.
Belinda Joan Lawford, Kim L Bennell, Penny K Campbell, Jessica Kasza, Rana S Hinman
BACKGROUND: The therapeutic alliance between patients and physical therapists has been shown to influence clinical outcomes in pat..
Foot orthoses for first metatarsophalangeal joint osteoarthritis: study protocol for the FORT randomised controlled trial
Kade L Paterson, Rana S Hinman, Ben R Metcalf, Sarah E Jones, Hylton B Menz, Shannon E Munteanu, Jessica Kasza, Kim L Bennell
BACKGROUND: First metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint osteoarthritis (OA) is a painful and debilitating condition affecting nearly one..
Exploring Attitudes and Experiences of People With Knee Osteoarthritis Toward a Self-Directed eHealth Intervention to Support Exercise: Qualitative Study.
Rachel K Nelligan, Rana S Hinman, Pek Ling Teo, Kim L Bennell
BACKGROUND: Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a highly prevalent and debilitating condition. Exercise is a recommended treatment because..
Behavior Change Text Messages for Home Exercise Adherence in Knee Osteoarthritis: Randomized Trial
Kim Bennell, Rachel K Nelligan, Sarah Schwartz, Jessica Kasza, Alexander Kimp, Samuel JC Crofts, Rana S Hinman
Background: Exercise is a core recommended treatment for knee osteoarthritis (OA), yet adherence declines, particularly following ..
Technology versus tradition: a non-inferiority trial comparing video to face-to-face consultations with a physiotherapist for people with knee osteoarthritis. Protocol for the PEAK randomised controlled trial
Rana S Hinman, Alexander J Kimp, Penny K Campbell, Trevor Russell, Nadine E Foster, Jessica Kasza, Anthony Harris, Kim L Bennell
BACKGROUND: Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a global problem that causes significant pain and physical dysfunction, substantially impa..
Effect of exercise on knee joint contact forces in people following medial partial meniscectomy: A secondary analysis of a randomised controlled trial
Scott C Starkey, Gavin K Lenton, David J Saxby, Rana S Hinman, Kim L Bennell, Tim Wrigley, David Lloyd, Michelle Hall
BACKGROUND: Arthroscopic partial meniscectomy may cause knee osteoarthritis, which may be related to altered joint loading. Previo..
What type of exercise is most effective for people with knee osteoarthritis and co-morbid obesity?: The TARGET randomized controlled trial
KL Bennell, RK Nelligan, AJ Kimp, S Schwartz, J Kasza, TV Wrigley, B Metcalf, PW Hodges, RS Hinman
OBJECTIVE: Different exercise types may yield different outcomes in osteoarthritis (OA) subgroups. The objective was to directly c..
Management of first metatarsophalangeal joint osteoarthritis by physical therapists and podiatrists in Australia and the United Kingdom: a cross-sectional survey of current clinical practice
Kade L Paterson, Rana S Hinman, Hylton B Menz, Kim L Bennell
BACKGROUND: First metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint osteoarthritis (OA) is a common and painful problem that causes significant disa..
Development of a core capability framework for qualified health professionals to optimise care for people with osteoarthritis: an OARSI initiative
RS Hinman, KD Allen, KL Bennell, F Berenbaum, N Betteridge, AM Briggs, PK Campbell, LE Dahlberg, KS Dziedzic, JP Eyles, DJ Hunter, ST Skou, A Woolf, SP Yu, M van der Esch
OBJECTIVE: Develop a generic trans-disciplinary, skills-based capability framework for health professionals providing care for peo..
Protocol for the process and feasibility evaluations of a new model of primary care service delivery for managing pain and function in patients with knee osteoarthritis (PARTNER) using a mixed methods approach
Jocelyn L Bowden, Thorlene Egerton, Rana S Hinman, Kim L Bennell, Andrew M Briggs, Stephen J Bunker, Jessica Kasza, Simon D French, Marie Pirotta, Deborah J Schofield, Nicholas A Zwar, David J Hunter
INTRODUCTION: This protocol outlines the rationale, design and methods for the process and feasibility evaluations of the primary ..
The influence of sex and pre-operative obesity on biomechanics two years after total knee arthroplasty: A longitudinal cohort study
KL Paterson, L Sosdian, KL Bennell, BR Metcalf, T Wrigley, J Kasza, MM Dowsey, PF Choong, RS Hinman
BACKGROUND: Sex and obesity may influence knee biomechanics associated with poor outcomes following primary total knee arthroplast..
Challenges in Conducting a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis on the Impact of Financial Incentives on Physical Activity Participation for Adults
My-Linh Nguyen Luong, Michelle Hall, Rana Hinman
Osteoarthritis is a chronic musculoskeletal joint problem associated with pain and physical dysfunction. Core strategies to manage..
PARTNER: a service delivery model to implement optimal primary care management of people with knee osteoarthritis: description of development
Thorlene Egerton, Rana S Hinman, David J Hunter, Jocelyn L Bowden, Philippa JA Nicolson, Lou Atkins, Marie Pirotta, Kim L Bennell
OBJECTIVE: Implementation strategies, such as new models of service delivery, are needed to address evidence practice gaps. This p..
A Short Message Service Intervention to Support Adherence to Home-Based Strengthening Exercise for People With Knee Osteoarthritis: Intervention Design Applying the Behavior Change Wheel
Rachel K Nelligan, Rana S Hinman, Lou Atkins, Kim L Bennell
BACKGROUND: Knee osteoarthritis is a chronic condition with no known cure. Treatment focuses on symptom management, with exercise ..
Confidence and Attitudes Toward Osteoarthritis Care Among the Current and Emerging Health Workforce: A Multinational Interprofessional Study.
Andrew M Briggs, Rana S Hinman, Ben Darlow, Kim L Bennell, Michelle Leech, Tania Pizzari, Alison M Greig, Crystal MacKay, Andrea Bendrups, Peter J Larmer, Alison Francis-Cracknell, Elizabeth Houlding, Lucy A Desmond, Joanne E Jordan, Novia Minaee, Helen Slater
Objective: To measure confidence and attitudes of the current and emerging interprofessional workforce concerning osteoarthritis (..