The effect of pulsed electromagnetic fields in the treatment of cervical osteoarthritis: a randomized, double-blind, sham-controlled trial

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The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of electromagnetic field therapy (PEMF) on pain, range of motion (ROM) and functional status in patients with cervical osteoarthritis (COA). Thirty-four patients with COA were included in a randomized, double-blind study. PEMF was administrated to the whole body using a mat 1.8×0.6 m in size. During the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00296-005-0600-3

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@article{Sutbeyaz2005TheEO, title={The effect of pulsed electromagnetic fields in the treatment of cervical osteoarthritis: a randomized, double-blind, sham-controlled trial}, author={Serap Tomruk Sutbeyaz and Nebahat Sezer and Belma Fusun Koseoglu}, journal={Rheumatology International}, year={2005}, volume={26}, pages={320-324} }