Rehab Rounds: Ewa Roos
Ewa Roos from a Physical Therapist from Denmark presents “Neuromuscular Exercise in Prevention and Treatment of Knee Injury and Knee Osteoarthritis“ on Wednesday, February 17, 2010 from 12-1pm. This event takes place at the room 140 of the Rehabilitation Sciences Building, 500 University Avenue.
Ewa Roos graduated as a Physical Therapist in 1981. Since establishing a full-time career in medical research in 2000, Prof Roos has made a major contribution to musculoskeletal clinical research in Sweden and internationally. Her research focus is on osteoarthritis resulting from knee injury and on outcomes methodology, including development of the Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS, www.koos.nu ). A special interest is the role of muscle function and exercise in prevention and treatment of knee osteoarthritis. Prof Roos has authored 90 peer-reviewed journal articles and currently provides academic leadership to the Research Initiative for Physical Therapy at Institute of Sports and Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.
A recording of this presentation is available.
A collections of handouts are available.
- Positive Effects of Moderate Exercise
- Effects of Functional Exercise Training
- NEMEX TJR Training
- BROMS Study
- Feasibility of Neuromuscular Training