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Volume:5 Issue:11 Number:48 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #9235
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

Evaluating the efficacy of adding joint mobilization to stretching for adhesive capsulitis

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OrthoEvidence. Evaluating the efficacy of adding joint mobilization to stretching for adhesive capsulitis. ACE Report. 2016;5(11):48. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/9235

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

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Contributing Authors: D Celik E Kaya Mutlu

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30 patients with adhesive capsulitis were randomized in this pilot trial to undergo sessions of physiotherapist-directed stretching exercises with or without the addition of joint mobilization techniques. The purpose of this study was to determine if the use of joint mobilization techniques led to a significantly greater improvement in patient-reported function, disability, and pain, as well as sh...

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