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Effect of Germanium-Embedded Knee Sleeve on Osteoarthritis of the Knee.

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Summary of "Effect of Germanium-Embedded Knee Sleeve on Osteoarthritis of the Knee."

Knee osteoarthritis (OA) affects an estimated 1 in 5 individuals older than 45 years of age in the United Kingdom. Previous studies have suggested that germanium-infused garments may provide improved clinical outcomes in OA. Germanium-embedded (GE) knee sleeves embrace this fabric technology.

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Name: Orthopaedic journal of sports medicine
ISSN: 2325-9671
Pages: 2325967119879124

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