The effect of motor control exercise versus general exercise on lumbar local stabilizing muscles thickness: Randomized controlled trial of patients with chronic low back pain

@article{Akbari2008TheEO,
  title={The effect of motor control exercise versus general exercise on lumbar local stabilizing muscles thickness: Randomized controlled trial of patients with chronic low back pain},
  author={A. Akbari and Samane Khorashadizadeh and G. Abdi},
  journal={Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation},
  year={2008},
  volume={21},
  pages={105-112}
}
  • A. Akbari, Samane Khorashadizadeh, G. Abdi
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Background: The specific training of lumbar local stabilizing muscles is one of the recent focuses in management of patients with chronic LBP. Enhanced stability of the lumbar spine segments is the mechanism for pain relief with this specific exercise. Objective: The aim of this study was to compare the effect of motor control exercises with general exercises on the lumbar local stabilizing muscles thickness, activity limitation and pain in patients with chronic low back pain (LBP). Design: A… CONTINUE READING

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