Effects of Pilates-based exercises on pain and disability in individuals with persistent nonspecific low back pain: a systematic review with meta-analysis.

  title={Effects of Pilates-based exercises on pain and disability in individuals with persistent nonspecific low back pain: a systematic review with meta-analysis.},
  author={Edwin Choon Wyn Lim and Ruby Li Choo Poh and Ai Ying Low and Wai Pong Wong},
  journal={The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy},
  volume={41 2},
STUDY DESIGN A systematic review with meta-analysis. OBJECTIVES To compare pain and disability in individuals with persistent nonspecific low back pain who were treated with Pilates exercises compared to minimal or other interventions. METHODS Searches of Medline, CINAHL, Embase, Cochrane library, PEDro, and ProQuest Dissertations and Thesis databases were conducted. Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) were selected and reviewed if they compared pain and disability in individuals with… 

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