Welcome to PROP-OA

Recruitment to this study has now ended. Unfortunately we are not able to accept new participants onto this study. Existing participants in the PROP OA trial are being followed up.


Protocol article: BMJ Open. 2021 Mar 26;11(3):e048196. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-048196.
Clinical and cost-effectiveness of bracing in symptomatic knee osteoarthritis management: protocol for a multicentre, primary care, randomised, parallel-group, superiority trial

The trial outputs, publications and presentations will be listed here.

Funding and reference numbers

This study is funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Health Technology Assessment programme (Reference HTA 16/160/03). The views expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NIHR or the Department of Health and Social Care.

Sponsor: Keele University
Ethical approval: North West - Preston Research Ethics Committee (ref: 19/NW/0183)
Trial registration: ISRCTN:28555470