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Volume:7 Issue:5 Number:29 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #11744
Ace Report Cover Physical Therapy & Rehab

No difference in pain or ROM between smartphone-based and conventional exercise for frozen shoulder

Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Effect of smartphone application-supported self-rehabilitation for frozen shoulder: a prospective randomized control study

Clin Rehabil. 2019 Apr;33(4):653-660.

Contributing Authors: Y Choi SH Kim J Nam HR Lee D Yang W Jung

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84 patients with frozen shoulder were randomized to perform a self-exercise program delivered conventionally or with the aid of a smartphone application. The primary outcome of interest was pain, measured on a Visual Analog Scale (VAS). Secondary outcomes included range of motion (in forward flexion, abduction, internal rotation, external rotation). Usability questionnaires (TAM-2; USE) were admin...

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