The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic non-specific low back pain: a single blind placebo-controlled randomized trial

@inproceedings{Ebadi2012TheEO,
  title={The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic non-specific low back pain: a single blind placebo-controlled randomized trial},
  author={Safoora Ebadi and Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari and Soofia Naghdi and Shohre Jalaei and Mirmostafa Sadat and Hosein Bagheri and Maurits W vanTulder and Nicholas Henschke and E. Fallah},
  booktitle={BMC musculoskeletal disorders},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Non-specific chronic low back pain (NSCLBP) is one of the most common musculoskeletal disorders around the world including Iran. One of the most widely used modalities in the field of physiotherapy is therapeutic ultrasound (US). Despite its common use, there is still inconclusive evidence to support its effectiveness in patients with NSCLBP. The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of continuous US compared with placebo US additional to exercise therapy for patients… CONTINUE READING
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