Feldenkrais-Core Integration Methodin Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis : A Pilot Study

  title={Feldenkrais-Core Integration Methodin Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis : A Pilot Study},
  author={Susanna Maddali Bongi and Guya Piemonte and Monica Landi},
Background: It is widely accepted that rehabilitation combined with pharmacological approach could improve pain, spinal mobility and functional status in ankylosing spondylitis (AS). Feldenkrais-Core Integration (FCI) method is a mind body therapy based on low impact exercises focusing on better body organization, postural re-education and balance improvement. Aims: Our aim was to assess in a pilot study the utility and feasibility of FCI approach in the treatment of AS. Setting: Outpatient… CONTINUE READING


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