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Balneotherapy for chronic low back pain: a randomized, controlled study
Balneotherapy combined with exercise therapy had advantages than therapy with physical modalities plus exercise in improving quality of life and flexibility of patients with chronic low back pain. Expand
The Use of Hydrotherapy for the Management of Spasticity
Adding hydrotherapy to the rehabilitation program can be helpful in decreasing the amount of medication required, and side effects are often seen when using oral drug treatment for spasticity. Expand
Gait speed and related factors in Parkinson’s disease
The factors related with the slower gait speed are, elder age, clinically advanced disease, poor mobility, fear of falling, falling history, higher falling risk, and mood disorder. Expand
Reasons for rehospitalization in patients with spinal cord injury: 5 years' experience
  • N. Paker, D. Soy, +4 authors H. Yilmaz
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • International journal of rehabilitation research…
  • 1 March 2006
SCI patients' LOS was longer than found in previous studies because of a lack of efficient home rehabilitation, and the most frequent cause of rehospitalization was spasticity, because of uncontrolled medical therapy. Expand
Clinimetric properties of the Turkish translation of a modified neck disability index
The modified NDI-Turkish version is a reliable and valid test and is suitable for daily practise and to give a choice in daily practise of versions to be used. Expand
The efficacy of balneotherapy and physical modalities on the pulmonary system of patients with fibromyalgia.
The results suggest that supplementation of PTM with balneotherapy is effective on the respiratory and other symptoms of FMS and these effects were better than other protocols at 6 month follow up. Expand
Turkish adaptation of Spinal Cord Independence Measure — version III
The T-SCIM III was found to be more sensitive than the Functional Independence Measurement to changes in function and recommended in clinical practice as a reliable, valid, and easy-to-use tool. Expand
Pain following spinal cord injury
Investigation of the prevalence and classification of SCI-related pain, in terms of severity, location, aggravating and alleviating factors found pain was reported to be more intense in the evening and at night. Expand
Efficacy of supervised exercise combined with transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation in women with fibromyalgia: a prospective controlled study
The aim of this study was to investigate the results of a supervised exercise with transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) in an exercise controlled study in women with fibromyalgia.Expand
Comparison of the therapeutic efficacy of TENS versus intra-articular hyaluronic acid injection in patients with knee osteoarthritis: A prospective randomized study
Improvement in WOMAC physical function scores was greater in the intra-articular hylan group than in the TENS group at the end of follow-up; however, quality of life was not improved in either group. Expand