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The utility of faces pain scale in a chronic musculoskeletal pain model
The main aim of this study was to investigate the clinical utility and sensitivity to change of faces pain scale (FPS) in patients with shoulder pain, chosen as a chronic pain model. The secondary aim was to determine ...
Is low-level laser therapy effective in acute or chronic low back pain?
The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness of low-level laser therapy (LLLT) on pain and functional capacity in patients with acute and chronic low back pain caused by lumbar disk herniation (LDH). ...
Home-based exercise and patellar bracig in the treatment of patellofemoral pain syndrome
Objective: The quadriceps muscle group plays an important role in patellar stabilization. This study was designed to investigate the effect of a quadriceps exercise program along with a patellar brace in reducing pain ...
Is there an association between two-STAT4 gene polymorphisms and rheumatoid arthritis in turkish population?
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Is there an effective way to prescribe a home-based Exercise program in patients with knee osteoarthritis? A randomized controlled study
Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate an effective way in prescribing exercise program in patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA). Materials and Methods: Sixty patients were included in the study. Group 1 ...
Compliance to home-based exercise therapy in elderly patients with knee osteoarthritis
Objectives: This study aims to evaluate the compliance to home-based exercise regimen by elderly patients with osteoarthritis of the knee. Patients and methods: Between May 2012 and May 2013 year, a total of 72 patients ...
The effectiveness of low laser therapy in subacromial impingement syndrome: A randomized placebo controlled double-blind prospective study
OBJECTIVES: Conflicting results were reported about the effectiveness of Low level laser therapy on musculoskeletal disorders. The aim of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of 850-nm gallium arsenide aluminum ...
Comparison of injection methods in myofascial pain syndrome: A randomized controlled trial
In this study; we aimed to compare the efficacy of local anesthetic injection and dry needling methods on pain, cervical range of motion (ROM), and depression in myofascial pain syndrome patients (MPS). This study ...
Adaptation of Turkish version of the questionnaire quick disability of the arm, shoulder, and hand (quick DASH) in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome
The aim of this study was to assess the reliability and validity of the Turkish version of the Quick Disability of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand (Quick DASH) scale in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Sixty nine ...
The effectiveness of Kinesio Taping on pain and disability in cervical myofascial pain syndrome
Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of Kinesio Taping andsham Kinesio Taping on pain, pressure pain threshold, cervical range of motion, and dis-ability in cervical myofascial pain syndrome ...