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Vol:282 Issue:1 Number:2 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14900
Ace Report Cover Osteoarthritis

Effect of Balneological Treatment on Clinical and Labaratory Parameters in Knee Osteoarthritis

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OrthoEvidence. Effect of Balneological Treatment on Clinical and Labaratory Parameters in Knee Osteoarthritis. ACE Report. 2000;282(1):2. Available from:

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

Evaluation of the therapeutic and the chemical effects of balneological treatment on clinical and laboratory parameters in knee osteoarthritis: a randomized, controlled, single-blinded trial

Int J Biometeorol. 2022 Jun;66(6): 1257-1265.

Contributing Authors:
T Adıgüzel B Arslan H Gürdal MZ Karagülle

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64 patients with knee osteoarthritis were included in this randomized trial comparing bath therapy plus 2 weeks of peloid therapy (n=32) or peloid therapy applied over an impermeable stretch film. Outcomes of interest included pain, patient global assessment and physician global assessment on a Visual Analog Scale (VAS), the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC), a...

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