Table 5

Adherence to and side effects of treatment

RealignmentPlacebo
Adherence (hours of wear/day), mean (SD)
 Period 13.32 (1.55)3.99 (2.82)
 Period 23.35 (2.39)3.29 (1.92)
Side effect, number of patients
 Brace slipping/positioning164
 Pain from shoes71
 Signal knee symptoms increasing36
 More pain in non-treatment knee53
 Other75