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Volume:5 Issue:10 Number:49 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #9195
Ace Report Cover Physical Therapy & Rehab

Self-managed single exercise programme vs. usual physiotherapy rotator cuff tendinopathy

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OrthoEvidence. Self-managed single exercise programme vs. usual physiotherapy rotator cuff tendinopathy. ACE Report. 2016;5(10):49. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/9195

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

A self-managed single exercise programme versus usual physiotherapy treatment for rotator cuff tendinopathy: a randomised controlled trial (the SELF study)

Clin Rehabil. 2016 Jul;30(7):686-96

Contributing Authors: C Littlewood M Bateman K Brown J Bury S Mawson S May SJ Walters

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86 patients with a clinical diagnosis of rotator cuff tendinopathy were randomized to one of two treatment groups: one group underwent an exercise programme of a single, progressive resistance exercise, while the other group received standard supervised physiotherapy. The purpose of this study was to compare patient-reported outcome on the Shoulder Pain and Disability Index (SPADI). Patients were ...

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