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The Intensive Diet and Exercise for Arthritis (IDEA) Follow-Up Study

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Introduction: Overweight and obese individuals are at an increased risk of developing knee osteoarthritis (OA), which severely limits mobility and reduces quality of life. Weight-loss interventions have shown positive effects on knee OA symptoms. However, few long-term follow-up studies have been performed in this population.
subject
Follow-up
IDEA
Long-term
Maintenance
Osteoarthritis
Weight-loss
contributor
Scarlett, Matthew J (author)
Messier, Stephen P (committee chair)
Mihalko, Shannon L (committee member)
Beavers, Daniel P (committee member)
date
2020-05-29T08:36:12Z (accessioned)
2020 (issued)
degree
Health and Exercise Science (discipline)
2022-05-28 (liftdate)
embargo
2022-05-28 (terms)
identifier
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/96858 (uri)
language
en (iso)
publisher
Wake Forest University
title
The Intensive Diet and Exercise for Arthritis (IDEA) Follow-Up Study
type
Thesis

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