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Volume:2 Issue:7 Number:485 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #3414
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

High-grade mobilization improves disability and ROM for adhesive capsulitis (shoulder)

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OrthoEvidence. High-grade mobilization improves disability and ROM for adhesive capsulitis (shoulder). ACE Report. 2013;2(7):485. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/3414

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

Controlled Trial Adhesive Capsulitis of the Shoulder: Randomized Mobilization Techniques in the Management of Comparison of High-Grade and Low-Grade

Phys Ther. 2006 Mar;86(3):355-68

Contributing Authors: HM Vermeulen PM Rozing WR Obermann S le Cessie TP Vliet Vlieland

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100 patients undergoing treatment for unilateral adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder were randomised to receive treatment using either a low-grade mobilization technique (LGMT) or high-grade mobilization technique (HGMT). The primary outcomes were range of motion at the shoulder and disbaility. Results indicated that the HGMT group showed better (albeit small) improvements in the outcomes examined...

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