Effect of virgin olive oil versus piroxicam phonophoresis on exercise-induced anterior knee pain

  title={Effect of virgin olive oil versus piroxicam phonophoresis on exercise-induced anterior knee pain},
  author={B. Nakhostin-Roohi and F. Khoshkhahesh and S. Bohlooli},
  journal={Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine},
  pages={535 - 541}
  • B. Nakhostin-Roohi, F. Khoshkhahesh, S. Bohlooli
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine
  • Objective: The main purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of virgin olive oil phonophoresis on female athletes' anterior knee pain (AKP). Materials and Methods: A double blinded randomized clinical trial was conducted. Ninety-three female athletes suffering from AKP voluntarily participated in this study. Patients were randomly assigned into olive oil (n=31), piroxicam (n=31) or base gel phonophoresis (n=31) groups. At the baseline visit, the Western Ontario and McMaster… CONTINUE READING
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