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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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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). ...
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 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The utility of the faces pain scale in the assessment of shoulder pain in turkish stroke patients: its relation with quality of life and psychologic status
This study was planned to investigate the utility of the vertical Faces Pain Scale (FPS) in the assessment of pain in stroke patients using the shoulder pain model and to assess its utility in the Turkish patient ...