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Volume:50 Issue:1 Number:2 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #13686
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

Effectiveness of Interventions Used by Occupational Therapists for Shoulder Pain After Stroke

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OrthoEvidence. Effectiveness of Interventions Used by Occupational Therapists for Shoulder Pain After Stroke. ACE Report. 2021;50(1):2. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13686

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

Protocols Used by Occupational Therapists on Shoulder Pain after Stroke: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysi

Occup Ther Int. 2021 May 3;2021: 8811721.

Contributing Authors: IG Souza RF Souza FDS Barbosa KRDDS Scipioni FJ Aidar AF Zanona

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Four randomized controlled trials containing 80 patients with shoulder pain post-stroke were included in this meta-analysis comparing occupational therapy interventions (i.e., electrical stimulation, therapeutic bandaging, and dry needling) vs control. Pooled outcomes of interest included shoulder pain on a visual analogue scale (VAS), shoulder range of motion in abduction, flexion and external ro...

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