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1. Outpatient physiotherapy versus home-based rehabilitation for patients at risk of poor outcomes after knee arthroplasty: CORKA RCT Full Text available with Trip Pro

Outpatient physiotherapy versus home-based rehabilitation for patients at risk of poor outcomes after knee arthroplasty: CORKA RCT Outpatient physiotherapy versus home-based rehabilitation for patients at risk of poor outcomes after knee arthroplasty: CORKA RCT Journals Library An error occurred retrieving content to display, please try again. >> >> >> Page Not Found Page not found (404) Sorry - the page you requested could not be found. Please choose a page from the navigation or try a website (...) search above to find the information you need. >> >> >> >> Issue {{metadata .Issue }} Toolkit 1)"> 0)"> 1)"> {{metadata.Title}} {{metadata.Headline}} This trial found that a package of home-based, assistant-delivered rehabilitation following knee arthroplasty delivered similar outcomes to traditional outpatient physiotherapy rehabilitation. {{author}} {{($index , , , , , , , , , , , , , , & . Karen L Barker 1, 2, * , Jon Room 1, 2 , Ruth Knight 3 , Susan J Dutton 3 , Fran Toye 2 , Jose Leal 4

2020 NIHR HTA programme

2. Surgical treatments compared with early structured physiotherapy in secondary care for adults with primary frozen shoulder: the UK FROST three-arm RCT Full Text available with Trip Pro

Surgical treatments compared with early structured physiotherapy in secondary care for adults with primary frozen shoulder: the UK FROST three-arm RCT Surgical treatments compared with early structured physiotherapy in secondary care for adults with primary frozen shoulder: the UK FROST three-arm RCT Journals Library An error occurred retrieving content to display, please try again. >> >> >> Page Not Found Page not found (404) Sorry - the page you requested could not be found. Please choose (...) a page from the navigation or try a website search above to find the information you need. >> >> >> >> Issue {{metadata .Issue }} Toolkit 1)"> 0)"> 1)"> {{metadata.Title}} {{metadata.Headline}} Neither early structured physiotherapy, manipulation under anaesthesia nor arthroscopic capsular release was found to be clearly superior to patient-reported shoulder pain and functioning at 12 months. {{author}} {{($index , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , & . Stephen Brealey 1 , Matthew

2020 NIHR HTA programme

3. Short- and mid-term effects of adding upper cervical manual therapy to a conventional physical therapy program in patients with chronic mechanical neck pain. Randomized controlled clinical trial.

Short- and mid-term effects of adding upper cervical manual therapy to a conventional physical therapy program in patients with chronic mechanical neck pain. Randomized controlled clinical trial. "Short- and mid-term effects of adding upper cervical manual therapy to a conventional physical therapy program in patients with chronic mechanical neck pain. Randomized controlled clinical trial." - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete (...) Display options Format Share Permalink Copy Page navigation Clin Rehabil Actions . 2020 Oct 19;269215520965054. doi: 10.1177/0269215520965054. Online ahead of print. "Short- and mid-term effects of adding upper cervical manual therapy to a conventional physical therapy program in patients with chronic mechanical neck pain. Randomized controlled clinical trial." , , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Facultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut, Universitat Intenacional de Catalunya, Barcelona

2020 EvidenceUpdates

4. Physical Therapy Referral From Primary Care for Acute Back Pain With Sciatica : A Randomized Controlled Trial. (Abstract)

to 60 years with sciatica of less than 90 days' duration who were making an initial primary care consultation.All participants received imaging and medication at the discretion of the primary care provider before enrollment. A total of 110 participants randomly assigned to UC were provided 1 session of education, and 110 participants randomly assigned to early physical therapy (EPT) were provided 1 education session and then referred for 4 weeks of physical therapy, including exercise and manual (...) Physical Therapy Referral From Primary Care for Acute Back Pain With Sciatica : A Randomized Controlled Trial. Few studies have examined primary care management for acute sciatica, including referral to physical therapy.To evaluate whether early referral to physical therapy reduced disability more than usual care (UC) alone for patients with acute sciatica.Randomized controlled clinical trial. (ClinicalTrials.gov: NCT02391350).2 health care systems in Salt Lake City, Utah.220 adults aged 18

2020 Annals of Internal Medicine

5. In knee OA, physical therapy reduced pain and improved function more than glucocorticoid injections at 1 year. (Abstract)

In knee OA, physical therapy reduced pain and improved function more than glucocorticoid injections at 1 year. Deyle GD, Allen CS, Allison SC, et al. Physical therapy versus glucocorticoid injection for osteoarthritis of the knee. N Engl J Med. 2020;382:1420-9. 32268027.

2020 Annals of Internal Medicine

6. Dry Needling Combined With Guideline-Based Physical Therapy Provides No Added Benefit in the Management of Chronic Neck Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Display options Display options Format J Orthop Sports Phys Ther Actions . 2020 Aug;50(8):447-454. doi: 10.2519/jospt.2020.9389. Epub 2020 Apr 9. Authors , , , , , PMID: 32272030 DOI: Item in Clipboard Full-text links Cite Display options Display options Format Abstract Objective: To determine the added benefit of combining dry needling with a guideline-based physical therapy treatment program consisting of exercise and manual therapy on pain and disability in people with chronic neck pain. Design (...) Dry Needling Combined With Guideline-Based Physical Therapy Provides No Added Benefit in the Management of Chronic Neck Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial Dry Needling Combined With Guideline-Based Physical Therapy Provides No Added Benefit in the Management of Chronic Neck Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features

2020 EvidenceUpdates

7. Addition of specific hip strengthening exercises to conventional rehabilitation therapy for low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA. PMID: 32691625 DOI: Item in Clipboard Full-text links Cite Display options Display options Format Abstract Objective: To examine the effectiveness of hip strengthening exercises in reducing pain and disability in persons with low back pain. Methods: We searched for randomized controlled clinical trials on MEDLINE, the Physiotherapy Evidence Database, the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled (...) : 10.1177/0269215520941914. Online ahead of print. Addition of specific hip strengthening exercises to conventional rehabilitation therapy for low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis , , , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Department of Physical Therapy, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil. 2 Postgraduate Program in Medicine and Health, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil. 3 Trata Institute - Knee and Hip Rehabilitation/ITC Vertebral, São Paulo-SP

2020 EvidenceUpdates

8. Scapular exercise combined with cognitive functional therapy is more effective at reducing chronic neck pain and kinesiophobia than scapular exercise alone: a randomized controlled trial

into three groups: scapular exercise ( n = 24), scapular exercise with cognitive functional therapy ( n = 24) and control ( n = 24) groups. Each programme lasted three times a week for six weeks. Main outcomes: The primary outcome measure was pain intensity measured by the visual analogue scale scores. The secondary outcome measures included kinesiophobia and muscles activity. Results: Statistically significant differences in pain intensity were found when multidisciplinary physiotherapy group including (...) Scapular exercise combined with cognitive functional therapy is more effective at reducing chronic neck pain and kinesiophobia than scapular exercise alone: a randomized controlled trial Scapular exercise combined with cognitive functional therapy is more effective at reducing chronic neck pain and kinesiophobia than scapular exercise alone: a randomized controlled trial - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features

2020 EvidenceUpdates

9. Interventions for Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema: Clinical Practice Guideline From the Academy of Oncologic Physical Therapy of APTA Full Text available with Trip Pro

Interventions for Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema: Clinical Practice Guideline From the Academy of Oncologic Physical Therapy of APTA Interventions for Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema: Clinical Practice Guideline From the Academy of Oncologic Physical Therapy of APTA - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily unavailable. COVID-19 (...) the Academy of Oncologic Physical Therapy of APTA , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 C. Davies, PT, PhD, Nursing and Allied Health Research Office, Baptist Health Lexington, 1740 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503 (USA.). 2 K. Levenhagen, PT, DPT, Department of Physical Therapy & Athletic Training, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri. Dr Levenhagen is a certified lymphedema therapist. 3 K. Ryans, PT, DPT, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, New York. Dr Ryans

2020 EvidenceUpdates

10. Compared to conventional physiotherapy, does the use of an ankle trainer device after Weber B ankle fracture operation improve outcome and shorten hospital stay? A randomized controlled trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

: 32526153 PMCID: DOI: Item in Clipboard Full-text links Cite Abstract Objective: To compare the functional outcomes and length of hospital stay for patients treated with conventional physiotherapy compared to a new ankle trainer device after Weber B ankle fractures. Design: The patients were randomized, and then followed up at 3, 6, 12 and 52 weeks by a blinded physiotherapist. Setting: This study was done at a level 1 trauma centre. Subjects: One hundred and forty consecutive patients with Weber B (...) ankle fractures that were operated on were screened for eligibility, of whom 113 were included in the study. Interventions: Conventional physiotherapy with stretching exercises, using a non-elastic band or using new ankle trainer. Main measures: Outcomes were evaluated with Olerud-Molander ankle score, Visual analogue scale for pain and ankle dorsiflexion at 3, 6, 12 and 52 weeks follow-up. Time of hospitalization and complications were registered. Results: Superior Olerud-Molander ankle scores were

2020 EvidenceUpdates

11. Comparative effects of combined physical therapy with Kinesio taping and physical therapy in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Comparative effects of combined physical therapy with Kinesio taping and physical therapy in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis Comparative effects of combined physical therapy with Kinesio taping and physical therapy in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Clipboard, Search History, and several other (...) effects of combined physical therapy with Kinesio taping and physical therapy in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan. 2 School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan. 3 Department of Neurology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan. 4 Department of Nursing, Chang Gung University

2020 EvidenceUpdates

12. Comparison of efficacy of a supervised versus non-supervised physical therapy exercise program on the pain, functionality and quality of life of patients with non-specific chronic low-back pain: a randomized controlled trial

Comparison of efficacy of a supervised versus non-supervised physical therapy exercise program on the pain, functionality and quality of life of patients with non-specific chronic low-back pain: a randomized controlled trial Comparison of efficacy of a supervised versus non-supervised physical therapy exercise program on the pain, functionality and quality of life of patients with non-specific chronic low-back pain: a randomized controlled trial - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work (...) at most: Send even when there aren't any new results Optional text in email: Save Cancel Create a file for external citation management software Create file Cancel Your RSS Feed Name of RSS Feed: Number of items displayed: Create RSS Cancel RSS Link Copy Actions Cite Share Permalink Copy Page navigation Clin Rehabil Actions . 2020 Jul;34(7):948-959. doi: 10.1177/0269215520927076. Epub 2020 Jun 10. Comparison of efficacy of a supervised versus non-supervised physical therapy exercise program

2020 EvidenceUpdates

13. Acceptance and commitment therapy for the treatment of depression in persons with physical disability: a randomized controlled trial

Acceptance and commitment therapy for the treatment of depression in persons with physical disability: a randomized controlled trial Acceptance and commitment therapy for the treatment of depression in persons with physical disability: a randomized controlled trial - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily unavailable. National Institutes (...) of RSS Feed: Number of items displayed: Create RSS Cancel RSS Link Copy Actions Cite Share Permalink Copy Page navigation Clin Rehabil Actions . 2020 Jul;34(7):938-947. doi: 10.1177/0269215520923135. Epub 2020 May 31. Acceptance and commitment therapy for the treatment of depression in persons with physical disability: a randomized controlled trial , Affiliations Expand Affiliation 1 Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran. PMID: 32476482 DOI: Item in Clipboard

2020 EvidenceUpdates

14. Physical Therapy versus Glucocorticoid Injection for Osteoarthritis of the Knee. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Physical Therapy versus Glucocorticoid Injection for Osteoarthritis of the Knee. Both physical therapy and intraarticular injections of glucocorticoids have been shown to confer clinical benefit with respect to osteoarthritis of the knee. Whether the short-term and long-term effectiveness for relieving pain and improving physical function differ between these two therapies is uncertain.We conducted a randomized trial to compare physical therapy with glucocorticoid injection in the primary care (...) setting in the U.S. Military Health System. Patients with osteoarthritis in one or both knees were randomly assigned in a 1:1 ratio to receive a glucocorticoid injection or to undergo physical therapy. The primary outcome was the total score on the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC) at 1 year (scores range from 0 to 240, with higher scores indicating worse pain, function, and stiffness). The secondary outcomes were the time needed to complete the Alternate Step Test

2020 NEJM

15. Physical Therapy Evaluation and Treatment After Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

spine dysfunction, such as strength, range of motion, postural position, and/ or sen- sorimotor function (eg, cervicocephalic kinesthesia, head posi- tion control, cervical muscle dysfunction) exercises and manual Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy® Downloaded from www.jospt.org at on April 14, 2020. For personal use only. No other uses without permission. Copyright © 2020 Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy®. All rights reserved.journal of orthopaedic & sports physical (...) Physical Therapy Evaluation and Treatment After Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Clinical Practice Guidelines CATHERINE C. QUATMAN-YATES, PT , DPT , PhD • AIRELLE HUNTER-GIORDANO, PT , DPT KATHY K. SHIMAMURA, PT , DPT , NCS, OCS, CSCS, FAAOMPT • ROB LANDEL, PT , DPT , FAPTA BARA A. ALSALAHEEN, PT , PhD • TIMOTHY A. HANKE, PT , PhD • KAREN L. McCULLOCH, PT , PhD, FAPTA Physical Therapy Evaluation and Treatment After Concussion/ Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Clinical Practice Guidelines

2020 The Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Inc.

16. Surgery and physiotherapy were both successful in the treatment of small, acute, traumatic rotator cuff tears: a prospective randomized trial

Surgery and physiotherapy were both successful in the treatment of small, acute, traumatic rotator cuff tears: a prospective randomized trial Surgery and Physiotherapy Were Both Successful in the Treatment of Small, Acute, Traumatic Rotator Cuff Tears: A Prospective Randomized Trial - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Welcome to the new PubMed. For legacy PubMed go to . Clipboard, Search History, and several (...) Create a file for external citation management software Create file Cancel Actions Cite Share Permalink Copy Page navigation J Shoulder Elbow Surg Actions . 2020 Mar;29(3):459-470. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2019.10.013. Epub 2020 Jan 7. Surgery and Physiotherapy Were Both Successful in the Treatment of Small, Acute, Traumatic Rotator Cuff Tears: A Prospective Randomized Trial , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Department of Orthopedics, Kalmar County Hospital, Kalmar, Sweden; Department of Clinical

2020 EvidenceUpdates

17. Physical therapies for postural abnormalities in people with cystic fibrosis. (Abstract)

Physical therapies for postural abnormalities in people with cystic fibrosis. Cystic fibrosis (CF) is the most common life-threatening, inherited disease in white populations which causes several dysfunctions, including postural abnormalities. Physical therapy may help in some consequences of these postural abnormalities, such as pain, trunk deformity and quality of life.To determine the effects of a range of physical therapies for managing postural abnormalities in people with cystic fibrosis (...) controlled trials examining any modality of physical therapy considered relevant for treating postural disorders compared with each other, no physical therapy, sham treatment or usual care in people with CF (of any age or disease severity).Two review authors independently selected eligible trials, assessed the risk of bias in each trial and extracted the data. We contacted trial authors to obtain missing or additional information. We assessed the quality of the evidence using the GRADE criteria.Two

2020 Cochrane

18. Effectiveness of physical therapy treatment in addition to usual podiatry management of plantar heel pain: a randomized clinical trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

treatment. Trial registration: Prospectively registered May 24, 2013 at www.clinicaltrials.gov ( ). Keywords: Exercise; Manual therapy; Physiotherapy; Plantar fasciitis; Podiatrist. Conflict of interest statement The authors declare that they have no competing interests. Figures Fig. 1 5 Flow diagram of participant recruitment... Fig. 1 13 Flow diagram of participant recruitment and retention. *Upper age limit was 60 years... Fig. 1 Flow diagram of participant recruitment and retention. *Upper age limit (...) Effectiveness of physical therapy treatment in addition to usual podiatry management of plantar heel pain: a randomized clinical trial Effectiveness of Physical Therapy Treatment in Addition to Usual Podiatry Management of Plantar Heel Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Welcome to the new PubMed. For legacy PubMed go to . Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced

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19. Continual Long-Term Physiotherapy After Stroke

third of people who suffer a stroke. Maximizing upper limb recovery after stroke requires significant time and effort by the patient and the physiotherapy team. Constraint-induced movement therapy, in which an unaffected limb is restrained (e.g., with a bandage or sling) and the weakened limb is rigorously exercised is one example of a physical therapy treatment that aims to improve upper extremity motor functions after a stroke. 7 Functional electrical stimulation is also used by physiotherapists (...) therapy. 5 March 2020 Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series; Vol. 20: No. 7, pp. 1–70, March 2020 8 Health Service Under Review Physiotherapy After Stroke Physiotherapy (also sometimes known as physical rehabilitation) is delivered by physiotherapists (also sometimes known as physical therapists) in many different practice settings, including acute care and rehabilitation hospitals, outpatient clinics, long-term care homes, and primary care facilities. The goal of therapy after stroke

2020 Health Quality Ontario

20. Clinical recommendations to guide physical therapy practice for Huntington disease Full Text available with Trip Pro

impairments and activity limitations in people with HD. Here, we expand on the review findings to provide specific recommendations to guide clinical practice. Results: We recommend the following specific physical therapy interventions for people with HD: aerobic exercise (grade A evidence), alone or in combination with resistance training to improve fitness and motor function, and supervised gait training (grade A evidence) to improve spatiotemporal features of gait. In addition, there is weak (grade B (...) Clinical recommendations to guide physical therapy practice for Huntington disease Clinical Recommendations to Guide Physical Therapy Practice for Huntington Disease - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Welcome to the new PubMed. For legacy PubMed go to . Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily unavailable. National Institutes of Health U.S. National Library of Medicine

2020 EvidenceUpdates