Research - Outcome Studies
Effectiveness of device-based therapy for conservative management of low back pain.
Year: 2015 Country: India Study Population: N=235 low back pain patients
Anandani G, Shetty G, Bafna S, Narula N, Gandhi A. Effectiveness of device-based therapy for conservative management of low back pain. Journal of Physical Therapy Science 2015;27(7):2139-2141.
To determine the effectiveness of device based therapy for low back pain.
6-week spine program (18 sessions), devices: 110 + 130.
Outcome measures: disability (ODI), pain (VAS), functional ability
All outcome measures showed significant improvement at the end of treatment.
VAS score (p=0.0001), Oswestry score (p=0.0001), functional ability (p=0.0001)