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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 895495, 9 pages
Tolerance of an Aquatic Power Training Program by Older Adults with Symptomatic Knee Osteoarthritis
1Departments of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation, Radiology and Epidemiology, The University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, 0728 JPP, Iowa City, IA 52242-1088, USA
2Department of Epidemiology, The University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, 0728 JPP, Iowa City, IA 52242-1088, USA
Received 31 May 2012; Accepted 9 August 2012
Academic Editor: Bruce M. Rothschild
Copyright © 2012 Neil A. Segal and Robert Wallace. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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