The history and classification of knee braces

M. A. Wirth, J. C. DeLee

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There has been a great deal of concern within the orthopedic community regarding the lack of objective data available on the multitude of knee braces flooding the marketplace. This article hopes to fill that void by presenting an overview of the history and classification of knee braces.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)731-741
Number of pages11
JournalClinics in Sports Medicine
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation


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