Specific stabilisation exercise for spinal and pelvic pain: a systematic review.

  title={Specific stabilisation exercise for spinal and pelvic pain: a systematic review.},
  author={Paulo Henrique Muniz Ferreira and Manuela Loureiro Ferreira and Christopher G. Maher and Robert D. Herbert and Kathryn Margaret Refshauge},
  journal={The Australian journal of physiotherapy},
  volume={52 2},
The aim of this study was to conduct a systematic review of the efficacy of specific stabilisation exercise for spinal and pelvic pain. Randomised clinical trials evaluating specific stabilisation exercise were identified and retrieved. Outcomes were disability, pain, return to work, number of episodes, global perceived effect, or health-related quality of life. A single trial reported that specific stabilisation exercise was more effective than no treatment but not more effective than spinal… CONTINUE READING

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