Cryotherapy decreases histamine levels in the blood of patients with rheumatoid arthritis

  title={Cryotherapy decreases histamine levels in the blood of patients with rheumatoid arthritis},
  author={E. Wojtecka-Lukasik and Krystyna Księżopolska-Orłowska and Ewa Gaszewska and Olga Krasowicz-Towalska and Przemysław Rzodkiewicz and Danuta Maślińska and Dariusz Szukiewicz and Sławomir Maśliński},
  journal={Inflammation Research},
IntroductionConventional physiotherapy (electrotherapy, magnetic fields), kinesitherapy, and whole-body cryotherapy (plus kinesitherapy) are used to relieve pain and inflammation or to improve function in rheumatic diseases. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of different physiotherapies and cryotherapy on biochemical blood parameters of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and osteoarthritis (OA).Materials and methodsTwenty patients with RA and 17 patients with OA received… 
Effects of Whole-Body Cryotherapy in Comparison with Other Physical Modalities Used with Kinesitherapy in Rheumatoid Arthritis
The results showed positive effects of a 2-week rehabilitation program for patients with RA regardless of the kind of the applied physical procedure.
[The effect of systemic cryotherapy and kinesiotherapy on blood pressure].
In patients with hypertension demonstrated the positive effect of cryotherapy and physiotherapy on blood pressure systolic and diastolic, compared with patients without hypertension.
Cryotherapy in inflammatory rheumatic diseases: a systematic review
Cryotherapy should be included in RA therapeutic strategies as an adjunct therapy, with potential corticosteroid and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug dose-sparing effects, however, techniques and protocols should be more precisely defined in randomized controlled trials with stronger methodology.
1H-NMR-Based Analysis for Exploring Knee Synovial Fluid Metabolite Changes after Local Cryotherapy in Knee Arthritis Patients
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Histamine and Histamine H4 Receptor Promotes Osteoclastogenesis in Rheumatoid Arthritis
H4R mediates RANKL expression and osteoclast differentiation induced by histamine and Th17 cytokines and could be a new therapeutic modality for prevention of bone destruction in RA.
[Combined step-by-step rehabilitation of the patients presenting with early-onset rheumatoid arthritis].
It is concluded that the combined rehabilitative treatment helps to control the activity of the disease, enhances the functional abilities, improves the locomotor activity and quality of life of the patients with early-onset rheumatoid arthritis.
Whole-Body Cryotherapy: Possible Application in Obesity and Diabesity
Cold treatment is a popular therapy used by anyone in order to relieve or prevent pain and swelling after trauma, inflammatory conditions or any other condition from which pain originates, and they are based on exposure to extremely cold air.


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