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Volume:23 Issue:2 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #13499
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Physiotherapy Improves Pain and Function in Lumbar Prolapsed Intervertebral Disc Patients

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OrthoEvidence. Physiotherapy Improves Pain and Function in Lumbar Prolapsed Intervertebral Disc Patients. ACE Report. 2021;23(2):1. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13499

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

A systematic review and meta-analysis on the efficacy of physiotherapy intervention in management of lumbar prolapsed intervertebral disc

Int J Health Sci (Qassim). 2021 Mar-Apr; 15(2): 49–57.

Contributing Authors: V Singh M Malik J Kaur S Kulandaivelan S Punia

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Eleven studies (5 included in quantitative analysis) containing a total of 595 patients were included in this meta-analysis comparing physiotherapy interventions (including electrotherapy, manual therapy, laser therapy, manipulation, exercise, and traction) to control for the improvement of pain, function and neural mobility. The pooled outcomes of interest included pain on a visual analogue scale...

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