Study Title and Description
Manual therapy followed by specific active exercises versus a placebo followed by specific active exercises on the improvement of functional disability in patients with chronic non specific low back pain: a randomized controlled trial.
Key Questions Addressed
|2||What are the comparative benefits and harms of different nonpharmacological, noninvasive therapies for acute or chronic nonradicular low back pain, radicular low back pain, or spinal stenosis? (Including but not limited to interdisciplinary rehabilitation, exercise (various types), physical modalities (ultrasound, transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation [TENS], electrical muscle stimulation [EMS], interferential therapy [IFT], heat [various forms], and ice), traction tables/devices, back supports/bracing, spinal manipulation, various psychological therapies, acupuncture, massage therapy (various types), yoga, magnets, and low-level lasers)|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||Manual therapy followed by specific active exercises versus a placebo followed by specific active exercises on the improvement of functional disability in patients with chronic non specific low back pain: a randomized controlled trial.|
|Author||Balthazard P., de Goumoens P., Rivier G., Demeulenaere P., Ballabeni P., Dériaz O.|
|Country||Physiotherapy Department, HES-SO University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland-HESAV, Avenue de Beaumont, Lausanne 1011, Switzerland. email@example.com|
Pubmed ID: 22925609
Secondary Publication Information
There are currently no secondary publications defined for this study.
Extraction Form: Noninvasive Treatments for Low Back Pain
Results & Comparisons
No Results found.