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21. Physical Therapy Treatments for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: A Review of Guidelines

Physical Therapy Treatments for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: A Review of Guidelines Physical Therapy Treatments for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: A Review of Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Physical Therapy Treatments for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: A Review of Guidelines Physical Therapy Treatments for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: A Review of Guidelines Published on: November 10, 2016 Project Number: RC0822-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary (...) with Critical Appraisal Result type: Report Question What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of physical therapy interventions for chronic non-cancer pain in adult patients? Key Message Eleven evidence-based guidelines included recommendations about the use of physical therapy interventions for the management of chronic, non-cancer pain. Overall, guidelines supported the use of physical and exercise therapy, manual therapy (i.e. spinal manipulation therapy and mobilization techniques

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review2016

22. Cognitive therapies for increasing physical activity

Cognitive therapies for increasing physical activity Cognitive therapies for increasing physical activity - Nasjonalt kunnskapssenter for helsetjenesten Main menu Menu The Knowledge Centre for the Health Services is part of the Norwegian Institute of Public Health since January 1, 2016. For new publications, please go to Search Rapport fra Folkehelseinstituttet - Systematisk oversikt Cognitive therapies for increasing physical activity Published 25/08/2016 Denison E, Underland V, Mosdøl A, Vist (...) GE. Cognitive therapies for increasing physical activity. Rapport fra Folkehelseinstituttet – 2016. ISBN 978-82-8082-755-5 Key messages Regular physical activity reduces the risk of heart disease, diabetes, and cancer. Cognitive therapies have documented effects in a number of health care settings but we do not know if cognitive therapies can increase physical activity. We evaluated the effect of cognitive therapies on physical activity summarizing studies involving different patient groups

The Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services2016

23. Early Parent-Administered Physical Therapy for Preterm Infants: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Early Parent-Administered Physical Therapy for Preterm Infants: A Randomized Controlled Trial 27440658 2016 08 02 2016 08 02 1098-4275 138 2 2016 Aug Pediatrics Pediatrics Early Parent-Administered Physical Therapy for Preterm Infants: A Randomized Controlled Trial. 10.1542/peds.2016-0271 e20160271 To investigate the short-term effect of parent-administered physical therapy in the preterm period on motor performance in medically stable infants. This study was a pragmatic, multicenter (...) in z scores was 0.42 (95% confidence interval, 0.13 to 0.72; P = .005), and the effect size was 0.40. Parent-administered physical therapy conducted before term-equivalent age improved motor performance at 37 weeks' PMA more than conventional care. All infants will be followed up until 2 years' corrected age to evaluate the long-term effects of this brief intervention. Copyright © 2016 by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Ustad Tordis T Department of Clinical Services, St Olav's Hospital

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24. Design of a randomised intervention study: the effect of dumbbell exercise therapy on physical activity and quality of life among breast cancer survivors in Malaysia

Design of a randomised intervention study: the effect of dumbbell exercise therapy on physical activity and quality of life among breast cancer survivors in Malaysia 28588911 2018 11 13 2059-7908 1 1 2016 BMJ global health BMJ Glob Health Design of a randomised intervention study: the effect of dumbbell exercise therapy on physical activity and quality of life among breast cancer survivors in Malaysia. e000015 10.1136/bmjgh-2015-000015 Participation in physical activity has a positive impact (...) on the overall health and quality of life, whereas physical inactivity is associated with a poor prognosis among breast cancer survivors. Despite the health-enhancing benefits of physical activity, the majority of Malaysian breast cancer survivors are not physically active. This paper presents the design of a randomised study to evaluate the feasibility and effect of exercise therapy intervention using light resistance dumbbell exercise to promote active lifestyle and improve the quality of life of breast

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25. Comparative Effectiveness of Tai Chi Versus Physical Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Trial.

Comparative Effectiveness of Tai Chi Versus Physical Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Trial. 27183035 2016 07 19 2017 05 01 2017 05 01 1539-3704 165 2 2016 Jul 19 Annals of internal medicine Ann. Intern. Med. Comparative Effectiveness of Tai Chi Versus Physical Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Trial. 77-86 10.7326/M15-2143 Few remedies effectively treat long-term pain and disability from knee osteoarthritis. Studies suggest that Tai Chi alleviates symptoms (...) , but no trials have directly compared Tai Chi with standard therapies for osteoarthritis. To compare Tai Chi with standard physical therapy for patients with knee osteoarthritis. Randomized, 52-week, single-blind comparative effectiveness trial. (ClinicalTrials.gov: NCT01258985). An urban tertiary care academic hospital. 204 participants with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis (mean age, 60 years; 70% women; 53% white). Tai Chi (2 times per week for 12 weeks) or standard physical therapy (2 times per week for 6

Annals of Internal Medicine2016 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

26. Additional Effects of a Physical Therapy Protocol on Headache Frequency, Pressure Pain Threshold, and Improvement Perception in Patients With Migraine and Associated Neck Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Additional Effects of a Physical Therapy Protocol on Headache Frequency, Pressure Pain Threshold, and Improvement Perception in Patients With Migraine and Associated Neck Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial 26718237 2016 05 28 2017 06 26 2017 06 26 1532-821X 97 6 2016 Jun Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation Arch Phys Med Rehabil Additional Effects of a Physical Therapy Protocol on Headache Frequency, Pressure Pain Threshold, and Improvement Perception in Patients With Migraine (...) and Associated Neck Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial. 866-74 10.1016/j.apmr.2015.12.006 S0003-9993(15)01558-0 To evaluate the additional effect provided by physical therapy in migraine treatment. Randomized controlled trial. Tertiary university-based hospital. Among the 300 patients approached, 50 women (age range, 18-55y) diagnosed with migraine were randomized into 2 groups: a control group (n=25) and a physiotherapy plus medication group (n=25) (N=50). Both groups received medication for migraine

EvidenceUpdates2016

27. Cognitive therapies for increasing physical activity

Cognitive therapies for increasing physical activity Cognitive therapies for increasing physical activity - NIPH Selected items added to basket Close Vis søkefelt How can we help you today? Search for: Søk Menu • • Cognitive therapies for increasing physical activity Søk i Folkehelsa.no Search for: Søk Infectious diseases & Vaccines Close Mental & Physical health Close Environment & Lifestyle Close Health in Norway Close Quality and Knowledge Close More topics Close Key message Regular physical (...) activity reduces the risk of heart disease, diabetes, and cancer. Cognitive therapies have documented effects in a number of health care settings but we do not know if cognitive therapies can increase physical activity. We evaluated the effect of cognitive therapies on physical activity summarizing studies involving different patient groups and persons at risk of heart disease. Few studies had follow-up times beyond six months. We found that: It is probable, based on moderate-quality evidence, that cognitive

Norwegian Institute of Public Health2016

28. Randomised controlled trial: Surgery and physical therapy likely yield similar outcomes in spinal stenosis

Randomised controlled trial: Surgery and physical therapy likely yield similar outcomes in spinal stenosis Surgery and physical therapy likely yield similar outcomes in spinal stenosis | Evidence-Based Medicine This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search (...) for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Surgery and physical therapy likely yield similar outcomes in spinal stenosis Article Text Therapeutics/Prevention Randomised controlled trial Surgery and physical therapy likely yield similar outcomes in spinal stenosis Sohail K Mirza Statistics from Altmetric.com No Altmetric data available for this article. Commentary

Evidence-Based Medicine (Requires free registration)2016

29. Early Physical Therapy vs Usual Care in Patients With Recent-Onset Low Back Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Early Physical Therapy vs Usual Care in Patients With Recent-Onset Low Back Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial. 26461996 2015 10 14 2015 10 19 2016 10 17 1538-3598 314 14 2015 Oct 13 JAMA JAMA Early Physical Therapy vs Usual Care in Patients With Recent-Onset Low Back Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial. 1459-67 10.1001/jama.2015.11648 Low back pain (LBP) is common in primary care. Guidelines recommend delaying referrals for physical therapy. To evaluate whether early physical therapy (...) following a primary care visit. All participants received education. Early physical therapy (n = 108) consisted of 4 physical therapy sessions. Usual care (n = 112) involved no additional interventions during the first 4 weeks. Primary outcome was change in the ODI score (range: 0-100; higher scores indicate greater disability; minimum clinically important difference, 6 points) at 3 months. Secondary outcomes included changes in the ODI score at 4-week and 1-year follow-up, and change in pain intensity

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30. Early Physical Therapy vs Usual Care in Patients With Recent-Onset Low Back Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Early Physical Therapy vs Usual Care in Patients With Recent-Onset Low Back Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial. IMPORTANCE: Low back pain (LBP) is common in primary care. Guidelines recommend delaying referrals for physical therapy. OBJECTIVE: To evaluate whether early physical therapy (manipulation and exercise) is more effective than usual care in improving disability for patients with LBP fitting a decision rule. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: Randomized clinical trial with 220 (...) participants recruited between March 2011 and November 2013. Participants with no LBP treatment in the past 6 months, aged 18 through 60 years (mean age, 37.4 years [SD, 10.3]), an Oswestry Disability Index (ODI) score of 20 or higher, symptom duration less than 16 days, and no symptoms distal to the knee in the past 72 hours were enrolled following a primary care visit. INTERVENTIONS: All participants received education. Early physical therapy (n = 108) consisted of 4 physical therapy sessions. Usual care

JAMA2015

31. Physical fitness exercise versus cognitive behavior therapy on reducing the depressive symptoms among community-dwelling elderly adults: A randomized controlled trial

Physical fitness exercise versus cognitive behavior therapy on reducing the depressive symptoms among community-dwelling elderly adults: A randomized controlled trial 26105535 2015 08 17 2016 06 03 2015 08 17 1873-491X 52 10 2015 Oct International journal of nursing studies Int J Nurs Stud Physical fitness exercise versus cognitive behavior therapy on reducing the depressive symptoms among community-dwelling elderly adults: A randomized controlled trial. 1542-52 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2015.05.013 (...) S0020-7489(15)00190-X Depression is a major health problem for community-dwelling elderly adults. Since limited resources are available to decrease the high prevalence of depressive symptoms among the elderly adults, improved support for them can be provided if we can determine which intervention is superior in ridding depressive symptoms. To compare the effectiveness of the physical fitness exercise program and the cognitive behavior therapy program on primary (depressive symptoms) and secondary

EvidenceUpdates2015

32. Physical therapy for chronic pelvic pain

Physical therapy for chronic pelvic pain Physical therapy for chronic pelvic pain Physical therapy for chronic pelvic pain HAYES, Inc. Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation HAYES, Inc.. Physical therapy for chronic pelvic pain. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Healthcare Technology Brief Publication. 2015 Final publication URL The report may be purchased from (...) : Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH Chronic Pain; Humans; Pelvic Pain; Physical Therapy Modalities Language Published English Country of organisation United States English summary An English language summary is available. Address for correspondence HAYES, Inc., 157 S. Broad Street, Suite 200, Lansdale, PA 19446, USA. Tel: 215 855 0615; Fax: 215 855 5218 Email: hayesinfo@hayesinc.com AccessionNumber 32016000093 Date abstract record published 27/01/2016 Health Technology Assessment (HTA

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2015

33. Randomised controlled trial: Similar clinical outcomes but more healthcare use in shoulder impingement patients following corticosteroid injection compared with physical therapy

Randomised controlled trial: Similar clinical outcomes but more healthcare use in shoulder impingement patients following corticosteroid injection compared with physical therapy Similar clinical outcomes but more healthcare use in shoulder impingement patients following corticosteroid injection compared with physical therapy | Evidence-Based Medicine This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password (...) For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Similar clinical outcomes but more healthcare use in shoulder impingement patients following corticosteroid injection compared with physical therapy Article Text Therapeutics

Evidence-Based Medicine (Requires free registration)2015

34. Vitamin D Supplementation as an Adjunct Therapy to Improve Physical Function and Decrease BNP in Adults with Congestive Heart Failure

Vitamin D Supplementation as an Adjunct Therapy to Improve Physical Function and Decrease BNP in Adults with Congestive Heart Failure "Vitamin D Supplementation as an Adjunct Therapy to Improve Physical Fu" by Mary Titmus < > > > > > Title Author Date of Award Summer 8-8-2015 Degree Type Capstone Project Degree Name Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies First Advisor Annjanette Sommers, MS, PA-C Rights . Abstract Background: Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a highly prevalent (...) Therapy to Improve Physical Function and Decrease BNP in Adults with Congestive Heart Failure" (2015). School of Physician Assistant Studies . 542. http://commons.pacificu.edu/pa/542 Downloads Since September 28, 2015 Included in Share COinS Browse Search Enter search terms: Select context to search: Authors Quick Links | | | |

Pacific University EBM Capstone Project2015

35. MASAC Recommendations Regarding Physical Therapy Guidelines in Patients with Bleeding Disorders

MASAC Recommendations Regarding Physical Therapy Guidelines in Patients with Bleeding Disorders MASAC Recommendations Regarding Physical Therapy Guidelines in Patients with Bleeding Disorders | National Hemophilia Foundation Secondary menu Search form Search this site Search Main menu » » » » MASAC Recommendations Regarding Physical Therapy Guidelines In Patients With Bleeding Disorders PrintFriendly MASAC Recommendations Regarding Physical Therapy Guidelines in Patients with Bleeding Disorders (...) Date: November 13, 2015 ID: 238 Revisions: 222; 204 Attachment Size 129.19 KB 197.48 KB 173.03 KB 98.09 KB 197.97 KB 191.99 KB 158.08 KB 157.18 KB Physical therapy is an important adjunct in the management of individuals with hemophilia and other inherited bleeding disorders. [1] Physical therapy is used to rehabilitate muscles and joints following acute soft tissue injuries and hemarthroses, chronic synovitis, and hemophilic arthritis. In addition, physical therapy is critical to pre- and post

National Hemophilia Foundation2015

36. Preoperative physical therapy for severe osteoarthritis of the hip

Preoperative physical therapy for severe osteoarthritis of the hip Preoperative physical therapy for severe osteoarthritis of the hip Preoperative physical therapy for severe osteoarthritis of the hip Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Preoperative physical therapy for severe osteoarthritis of the hip. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Directory Publication (...) . 2014 Authors' objectives Physical therapy may be beneficial both before and after joint replacement surgery in patients with severe osteoarthritis (OA). In general, the goal of physical therapy in patients with OA is to increase function and physical activity despite pain and stiffness. Perioperative goals include faster recovery time, shorter hospital length of stay (LOS), and increased range of motion and function. Final publication URL The report may be purchased from: Indexing Status Subject

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2014

37. Systematic review and meta-analysis: Preoperative physical therapy reduces risk of postoperative atelectasis and pneumonia in people undergoing elective cardiac surgery

Systematic review and meta-analysis: Preoperative physical therapy reduces risk of postoperative atelectasis and pneumonia in people undergoing elective cardiac surgery Preoperative physical therapy reduces risk of postoperative atelectasis and pneumonia in people undergoing elective cardiac surgery | Evidence-Based Nursing This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in via your Society Log in using your username and password For personal (...) accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in via your Society Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Preoperative physical therapy reduces risk of postoperative atelectasis and pneumonia in people undergoing elective cardiac surgery Article Text Adult nursing

Evidence-Based Nursing (Requires free registration)2014

38. Effect of physical therapy on pain and function in patients with hip osteoarthritis: a randomized clinical trial.

Effect of physical therapy on pain and function in patients with hip osteoarthritis: a randomized clinical trial. 24846036 2014 05 21 2014 06 02 2016 10 17 1538-3598 311 19 2014 May 21 JAMA JAMA Effect of physical therapy on pain and function in patients with hip osteoarthritis: a randomized clinical trial. 1987-97 10.1001/jama.2014.4591 There is limited evidence supporting use of physical therapy for hip osteoarthritis. To determine efficacy of physical therapy on pain and physical function (...) treatment sessions over 12 weeks. Active treatment included education and advice, manual therapy, home exercise, and gait aid if appropriate. Sham treatment included inactive ultrasound and inert gel. For 24 weeks after treatment, the active group continued unsupervised home exercise while the sham group self-applied gel 3 times weekly. Primary outcomes were average pain (0 mm, no pain; 100 mm, worst pain possible) and physical function (Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index, 0

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39. Hemopoietic Stem Cell Transplant ? Physical therapy to improve Quality of Life

Hemopoietic Stem Cell Transplant ? Physical therapy to improve Quality of Life Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy/Hemopoietic Stem Cell Transplant/Physical Therapy/BESt 177 Best Evidence Statement (BESt) Copyright © 2014 Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center; all rights reserved Page 1 of 9 Date: March 18, 2014 Title: Physical therapy during the hemopoietic stem cell transplant process to improve quality of life 1 Clinical Question P (Population/Problem) Among school aged (...) children and adolescents receiving hemopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT)* I (Intervention) does physical therapy (PT) intervention (active participation in mobility, endurance, strength exercise) C (Comparison) compared to no intervention O (Outcome) improve the patient’s quality of life (QoL)*? Definitions for terms marked with * may be found in the Supporting Information section. Target Population for the Recommendation School aged children, adolescents and young adults age 6 to 21 years receiving

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center2014

40. Early physical therapy/occupational therapy specific interventions for traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI)

Early physical therapy/occupational therapy specific interventions for traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI) Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy / Spinal Cord Injury / Early Physical Therapy / BESt ### Copyright © 2014 Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center; all rights reserved. Page 1 of 8 Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy/Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)/ Early Therapy Specific Intervention /BESt 193 Best Evidence Statement Date: September 5, 2014 Title: Early physical therapy (...) /occupational therapy specific interventions for traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI) 1 Clinical Question P (Population/Problem) Among children aged 5 to 21 years who sustain a traumatic SCI I (Intervention) does early physical therapy/occupational therapy specific interventions C (Comparison) compared to no intervention O (Outcome) improve functional outcomes? Definitions for terms marked with * may be found in the Supporting Information section. Target Population for the Recommendation Inclusions

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center2014