Launch of Laboratoires Expanscience’s first iPhone and iPad application: the Lequesne Algofunctional Index This application was developed in an exclusive. Devised by rheumatologists during the s, the Lequesne index of .. of the self-administered Lequesne-Algofunctional index in patients with knee and hip. Objective To assess and compare the test–retest reliability and the construct validity of the Lequesne and the French-Canadian version of the WOMAC indexes.

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Clinical efficacy of certain Unani herbs in knee osteoarthritis: Arshiya Sultana Flat No. None, Conflict of Interest: This study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy of preparations of certain Unani herbs on Lequesne Algo-Functional Index of knee osteoarthritis OA.

A prospective, pre- and post test evaluation study was conducted on 20 diagnosed patients of OA recruited from the Nizamia General Hospital, Hyderabad. Internally, a combination formula of Unani herbs was administered, which was as follows: Externally, the concoction of Gule baboona 20 g and Gule tesu 40 g made in 1 l water was poured over lagofunctional affected knee, daily once for 40 days.

The mean percentage reduction of Lequesne Algo-Functional Index score was The mean and standard deviation was In this study, the Unani treatment module was found to be effective in reducing the severity of disease in patients with osteoarthritis of knees. Knee osteoarthritis, Lequesne Algo.


Lequesne’s Algofunctional Index for Hip and Knee (LAI)

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LAI – Lequesne’s Algofunctional Index for Hip and Knee

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