The effect of balneotherapy on patients with ankylosing spondylitis


Altan L. , Bingol U., Aslan M., Yurtkuran M.

SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.35, no.4, pp.283-289, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/03009740500428806
  • Title of Journal : SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.283-289

Abstract

Objective: To compare the effect of balneotherapy on physical activity and quality of life as well as the symptoms of pain and stiffness with exercise alone in ankylosing spondylitis ( AS) patients.