Diet and exercise may improve physical function, regardless of osteoarthritis status Original paper

In this study (a secondary analysis of a randomized trial), a 6-month weight-loss and exercise intervention was associated with improved physical function and reduced markers of cartilage breakdown in older adults with obesity, regardless of whether they also had osteoarthritis.

This Study Summary was published on November 29, 2023.

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In this study (a secondary analysis of a randomized trial), a 6-month weight-loss and exercise intervention was associated with improved physical function and reduced markers of cartilage breakdown in older adults with obesity, regardless of whether they also had osteoarthritis.

What was studied?

This secondary analysis of a 6-month clinical trial examined how osteoarthritis (OA) modifies the effect of weight loss on physical function and joint health in older adults with obesity.

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Who was studied?

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How was it studied?

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What were the results?

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This Study Summary was published on November 29, 2023.