This trial will test shoe inserts for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis, the most common form of knee arthritis. Those with disease on the inner (medial) aspect of the knee will be studied.

Official Title

Randomized Trial of a Wedged Insole for Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee


– Osteoarthritis, Knee

Study Type


Study Design

Treatment, Randomized, Double-Blind, Active Control, Crossover Assignment, Efficacy Study

Further Details

Study Start

Eligibility & Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: 45 Years – 85 Years, Genders Eligible for Study: Both Criteria Inclusion Criteria:Medial knee osteoarthritis Pain No foot problems Lives in Boston, Massachusetts Metro area

Total Enrolment


Contact Details

[1]National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) (US)

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