WOMAC


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WOMAC

Western Ontario McMaster University Osteoarthritis Index Rheumatology An arthritic pain scoring system ranging from 0–no pain/disability to 100–most severe pain/disability

WOMAC

Western Ontario McMaster Osteoarthritis Index.
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20) demonstrated significantly improved WOMAC, VAS, Lequesne Index, and Short Form-36 values at the six months follow-up in 261 patients with unilateral or bilateral knee OA.
evre denekler gec donem OA olarak degerlendirilmis, gec donem OA olan grupta 15m yurume ve merdiven cikma surelerinin daha uzun, grubun daha yasli, BKI'nin daha yuksek, dinlenik ve aktivite agrisinin daha fazla, WOMAC agri/tutukluk/fonksiyon puanlarinin daha yuksek oldugu bildirilmistir.
Table 2 Response Rates of Patients to Treatments Based on Pain Assessments 4 weeks 12 weeks Criteria Flex Connect Plus/Placebo Flex Connect Plus/Placebo (n = 29) (n = 31) (n = 29) (n = 31) 20% decrease in WOMAC pain 69.
The final model included age as a demographic predictor and functional status as determined by the WOMAC function subscale.
A clinical improvement of the score was achieved for the WOMAC questions regarding both pain and stiffness.
Level of pain was assessed by using WOMAC A, stiffness by WOMAC B, and functional impairment by WOMAC C.
The results showed that a combination of Curcumin C3 Complex and BioPerine significantly improved arthritic indices such as VAS (Visual Analogue Scale), WOMAC (Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritic Index) and LPFI (Lequesne's pain functional index) scores.
12 between lateral wedges and neutral wedges on the WOMAC pain subscale (JAMA 2013;310:722-30).
Pycnogenol significantly decreased joint pain and improved joint function as evaluated using the WOMAC score and walking performance of patients on a treadmill.