Comparison of the effects of a physiotherapist-supervised exercise programme and a self-supervised exercise programme on quality of life in patients with Parkinson’s disease

  title={Comparison of the effects of a physiotherapist-supervised exercise programme and a self-supervised exercise programme on quality of life in patients with Parkinson’s disease},
  author={Elif E Dereli and Ayse Yaliman},
  journal={Clinical Rehabilitation},
  pages={352 - 362}
Objectives: To compare the effects of a physiotherapist-supervised exercise programme in an exercise unit and self-supervised home exercise programme on quality of life in patients with Parkinson’s disease. Design: Assessor-blinded, quasi-randomized trial (alternate allocation). Setting: An outpatient exercise unit; home settings. Participants: Thirty patients with idiopathic Parkinson’s disease, Hoehn & Yahr I—III, stable medication use. Interventions: Patients were included in the… 

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