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Table 1 Treatment progression guidelines for both groups

From: Task-oriented training with computer gaming in people with rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis of the hand: study protocol of a randomized controlled pilot trial

Group Progression goals 0 to 2 weeks 3 to 4 weeks 5 to 6 weeks
Control group Number of repetitions of each exercise 5 8 12
Experimental group Personalized objects 3 to 4 4 to 5 5 to 6
Both groups Strengthening (60 to 70% of one repetition maximum 1 set ×10 repetitions 1 set ×15 repetitions 1 set ×20 repetitions
Both groups Exercise duration 15 minutes 20 minutes 25 minutes