Ultrasound Therapy for the Treatment of Hip Osteoarthritis
Effects of various types of ultrasound therapy in hip osteoarthritis - a double-blind, randomized, controlled, follow-up studyPhysiother Theory Pract . 2022 Dec;38(12):1958-1968.
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Seventy-one patients with hip osteoarthritis were randomized to receive conventional therapy with either continuous ultrasound (n=21), pulsed-mode ultrasound (n=17), ultrasound and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (n=15), or sham ultrasound (n=18). Outcomes such as Visual Analog Pain (VAS) pain scores at rest, 6-minute walk test, Western Ontario and McMaster Universities (WOMAC) index, ...
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