Associations among pain catastrophizing, muscle strength, and physical performance after total knee and hip arthroplasty
Kazuhiro Hayashi, Masato Kako, Kentaro Suzuki, Keiko Hattori, Saori Fukuyasu, Koji Sato, Izumi Kadono, Yoshihiro Nishida, Department of Rehabilitation, Nagoya University Hospital, Aichi 466-8550, Japan
Izumi Kadono, Tadahiro Sakai, Yukiharu Hasegawa, Yoshihiro Nishida, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nagoya University Graduate School and School of Medicine, Aichi 466-8560, Japan
Author contributions: All the authors contributed to this paper.
Institutional review board statement: This study was reviewed and approved by the by the Ethics Committee of Nagoya University Hospital (No. 328).
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Correspondence to: Kazuhiro Hayashi, PT, MSc, Department of Rehabilitation, Nagoya University Hospital, 65 Tsuruma-cho, Showa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466-8550, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: October 9, 2016
Peer-review started: October 10, 2016
First decision: December 13, 2016
Revised: December 25, 2016
Accepted: February 8, 2017
Article in press: February 13, 2017
Published online: April 18, 2017