Therapeutic ultrasound versus sham ultrasound for the management of patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized double-blind controlled clinical study


Ulus Y., Tander B. , Akyol Y., Durmus D., Buyukakincak O., Gul U., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES, vol.15, no.2, pp.197-206, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1756-185x.2012.01709.x
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES
  • Page Numbers: pp.197-206

Abstract

Aim: The aim of this trial was to evaluate the short-term effectiveness of ultrasound (US) therapy on pain, physical function, ambulation activity, disability and psychological status in patients with knee OA.