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Physical Activity for Chronic Non-Cancer Knee Pain: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last updated: October 22, 2019
Project Number: RA1069-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of physical activity for chronic, non-cancer knee pain?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of physical activity for chronic, non-cancer knee pain?
  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding physical activity for chronic, non-cancer knee pain?

Key Message

Nineteen systematic reviews (10 with meta-analyses) were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of physical activity for chronic, non-cancer knee pain. Additionally, nine evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding physical activity for chronic, non-cancer knee pain.