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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 ...
Rehabilitative approach to rheumatological diseases
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An overview of late-onset rheumatoid arthritis
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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). ...
Cost-effectiveness analysis of chronic mechanical back pain treatment modalities
Objectives: This study aims to evaluate and compare the cost-effectiveness of inpatient physical therapy, outpatient physical therapy applications, and back school education in low back pain (LBP) treatment. Patients ...
Evidence of association of vitamin D receptor Apa I gene polymorphism with bone mineral density in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis
The vitamin D receptor (VDR) was the firstcandidate gene to be studied in relation to osteoporosis, andmost attention has focused on polymorphisms situated nearthe 3' flank of VDR. The aim of this study was toinvestigate ...
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 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 ...
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 ...