Does microwave diathermy have an effect on clinical parameters in chronic low back pain? A randomized-controlled trial


DURMUŞ D., ULUS Y., ALAYLI G., AKYOL Y., BİLGİCİ A., Yazicioglu K., ...More

JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION, vol.27, no.4, pp.435-443, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/bmr-140464
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.435-443

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: The aim of this trial was to investigate the effect of therapeutic microwave diathermy (MD) on pain, disability, trunk muscle strength, walking performance, mobility, quality of life (QOL), and depression in the patients with chronic low back pain (CLBP).