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41. Chest physiotherapy compared to no chest physiotherapy for cystic fibrosis.

Chest physiotherapy compared to no chest physiotherapy for cystic fibrosis. BACKGROUND: Chest physiotherapy is widely used in people with cystic fibrosis in order to clear mucus from the airways. This is an updated version of previously published reviews. OBJECTIVES: To determine the effectiveness and acceptability of chest physiotherapy compared to no treatment or spontaneous cough alone to improve mucus clearance in cystic fibrosis. SEARCH METHODS: We searched the Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis and (...) Genetic Disorders Group Trials Register which comprises references identified from comprehensive electronic database searches and handsearches of relevant journals and abstract books of conference proceedings.Date of the most recent search of the Group's Cystic Fibrosis Trials Register: 02 June 2015. SELECTION CRITERIA: Randomised or quasi-randomised clinical studies in which a form of chest physiotherapy (airway clearance technique) were taken for consideration in people with cystic fibrosis compared

Cochrane2015

42. Glenohumeral posterior mobilization versus conventional physiotherapy for primary adhesive capsulitis: a randomized clinical trial.

Glenohumeral posterior mobilization versus conventional physiotherapy for primary adhesive capsulitis: a randomized clinical trial. 26485477 2015 10 21 2016 12 13 2016 12 30 0717-6384 15 8 2015 Sep 22 Medwave Medwave Glenohumeral posterior mobilization versus conventional physiotherapy for primary adhesive capsulitis: a randomized clinical trial. e6267 10.5867/medwave.2015.08.6267 To compare the short-term efficacy of a glenohumeral posterior mobilization technique versus conventional (...) physiotherapy for the improvement of the range of external rotation in patients with primary adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder. This is a randomized clinical trial conducted at Hospital Clinico San Borja Arriaran in Chile. Fifty-seven patients with an age range of 50 to 58 years old were enrolled in two groups. Both groups were randomized to receive a treatment of 10 sessions: the experimental group (n=29) received a glenohumeral posterior mobilization technique after training with a cycle ergometer

Medwave2015 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

43. [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Tier I - Review of the evidence on the effectiveness and cost of psychotherapy compared to treatment of adults with anxiety and depressive disorders]

[Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Tier I - Review of the evidence on the effectiveness and cost of psychotherapy compared to treatment of adults with anxiety and depressive disorders] Avis sur l'accès équitable aux services de psychothérapie. Volet I – Examen des données probantes sur l'efficacité et le coût de la psychothérapie comparativement à ceux traitement des adultes atteints de troubles anxieux et dépressifs [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part I (...) - Review of the evidence on the effectiveness and cost of psychotherapy compared to treatment of adults with anxiety and depressive disorders] Avis sur l'accès équitable aux services de psychothérapie. Volet I – Examen des données probantes sur l'efficacité et le coût de la psychothérapie comparativement à ceux traitement des adultes atteints de troubles anxieux et dépressifs [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part I - Review of the evidence on the effectiveness and cost

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2015

44. [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part II - Analysis of the terms and conditions of access to psychotherapy for the treatment of adults with depressive disorders and anxiety]

[Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part II - Analysis of the terms and conditions of access to psychotherapy for the treatment of adults with depressive disorders and anxiety] Avis sur l'accès équitable aux services de psychothérapie. Volet II – Analyse des modalités et des conditions d'accès aux services de psychothérapie pour le traitement des adultes atteints de troubles dépressifs et anxieux [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part II - Analysis of the terms (...) and conditions of access to psychotherapy for the treatment of adults with depressive disorders and anxiety] Avis sur l'accès équitable aux services de psychothérapie. Volet II – Analyse des modalités et des conditions d'accès aux services de psychothérapie pour le traitement des adultes atteints de troubles dépressifs et anxieux [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part II - Analysis of the terms and conditions of access to psychotherapy for the treatment of adults with depressive disorders

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2015

45. Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy: Guidelines

Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy: Guidelines Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy: Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy: Guidelines Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy: Guidelines Published on: June 30, 2015 Project Number: RB0882-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result type: Report Question What (...) are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the appropriate back outcome measurement scales for use in physiotherapy settings? What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the appropriate neck outcome measurement scales for use in physiotherapy settings? Key Message One evidence-based guideline was identified regarding the appropriate back outcome measurement scales for use in physiotherapy settings. Tags back pain, neck pain, outcome assessment (health care), pain measurement, physical therapy modalities

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review2015

46. Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy

Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy Disclaimer: The Rapid Response Service is an information service for those involved in planning and providing health care in Canada. Rapid responses are based on a limited literature search and are not comprehensive, systematic reviews. The intent is to provide a list of sources of the best evidence on the topic that CADTH could identify using all reasonable efforts within the time allowed. Rapid responses should be considered along (...) . It may not be copied, posted on a web site, redistributed by email or stored on an electronic system without the prior written permission of CADTH or applicable copyright owner. Links: This report may contain links to other information available on the websites of third parties on the Internet. CADTH does not have control over the content of such sites. Use of third party sites is governed by the owners’ own terms and conditions. TITLE: Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review2015

47. Epicondylitis (tennis elbow) and corticosteroids: less success than physiotherapy

Epicondylitis (tennis elbow) and corticosteroids: less success than physiotherapy Prescrire IN ENGLISH - Spotlight ''Epicondylitis (tennis elbow) and corticosteroids: less success than physiotherapy'', 1 June 2015 {1} {1} {1} | | > > > Epicondylitis (tennis elbow) and corticosteroids: less success than physiotherapy Spotlight Every month, the subjects in Prescrire’s Spotlight. 100 most recent :  |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |    (...) |  Spotlight Epicondylitis (tennis elbow) and corticosteroids: less success than physiotherapy A local corticosteroid injection gives short-term relief, but increases the risk of recurrence, in contrast to physiotherapy. Patients suffering from epicondylitis, or "tennis elbow", generally experience pain around the outside of the elbow. The pain is generally moderate and is triggered by certain movements, but it can become intense and continual, restricting activity and reducing grip strength

Prescrire2015

48. Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis

Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis Sehatzadeh S Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment (...) has been made for the HTA database. Citation Sehatzadeh S. Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis. Toronto: Health Quality Ontario (HQO). Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series; 15(6). 2015 Authors' conclusions Overall, this analysis found support for the use of more intensive PT to improve motor function and ability to perform ADL after stroke. Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2015

49. Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Economic Literature Review and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Economic Literature Review and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Economic Literature Review and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Economic Literature Review and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Chan B Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published (...) health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Chan B. Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Economic Literature Review and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. Toronto: Health Quality Ontario (HQO). Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series; 15(7). 2015 Authors' conclusions Functional strength training and higher-intensity physiotherapy may result in lower costs

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2015

50. Effects of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke

Effects of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series; Vol. 15: No. 6, pp. 1–42, March 2015 Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis S SEHATZADEH MARCH 2015 Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series; Vol. 15: No. 6, pp. 1–42, March 2015 2 Suggested Citation This report should be cited as follows: Sehatzadeh S. Effect of increased intensity of physiotherapy (...) . Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series; Vol. 15: No. 6, pp. 1–42, March 2015 4 ABSTRACT Background After stroke, impairment of the upper and lower limb can limit patients’ motor function and ability to perform activities of daily living (ADL). Physiotherapy (PT) is an established clinical practice for stroke patients, playing an important role in improving limb function. Recently, several randomized trials have evaluated the effect of higher-intensity physiotherapy (increased duration

Health Quality Ontario2015

51. Amputee Rehabilitation Guidance for the Education of Pre Registration Physiotherapy Students

Amputee Rehabilitation Guidance for the Education of Pre Registration Physiotherapy Students Amputee Rehabilitation Guidance for the Education of Pre Registration Physiotherapy Students | The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Secondary links Search this site: Membership or to Join or Renew your membership to BACPAR. User login Username or e-mail: * Password: * Keep me logged in (Don't choose this option on a shared computer) Don't have an account yet? Need help? Amputee Rehabilitation Guidance (...) for the Education of Pre Registration Physiotherapy Students This fully updated guidance should be utilised by clinicians and students alike in preparation for and during clinical placements involving the rehabilitation of amputees. The purpose of these guidelines is to offer support and resources to those lecturers involved in delivering this area of the syllabus. BACPAR suggests that these guidelines, supported by further reading, should provide a sound theoretical basis to enable the student to work within

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy2014

52. Physiotherapy effective for Parkinson?s disease

Physiotherapy effective for Parkinson?s disease Physiotherapy effective for Parkinson’s disease | Cochrane Primary Care Top menu Trusted evidence. Informed decisions. Better health. Enter terms Physiotherapy effective for Parkinson’s disease Cochrane Trusted evidence. Informed decisions. Better health. Copyright © 2017 The Cochrane Collaboration | |

Cochrane PEARLS2014

53. Physiotherapy After Knee Arthroscopy: A Rapid Review

Physiotherapy After Knee Arthroscopy: A Rapid Review Physiotherapy after knee arthroscopy: a rapid review Physiotherapy after knee arthroscopy: a rapid review Health Quality Ontario Citation Health Quality Ontario. Physiotherapy after knee arthroscopy: a rapid review. Toronto: Health Quality Ontario (HQO). Rapid Review. 2014 Authors' conclusions Based on a systematic review including studies with serious limitations to risk of bias, the evidence does not support the effectiveness (...) of physiotherapy versus home exercise alone among patients who have received arthroscopic partial meniscectomy. No literature was identified which examined the effectiveness of physiotherapy among patients who have received arthroscopic knee ligament surgery. Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH Arthroscopys; Knee Joint; Ontario; Physical Therapy Modalities Language Published English Country of organisation Canada Province or state Ontario English summary An English

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2014

54. Alexander technique and Supervised Physiotherapy Exercises in back paiN (ASPEN): a four-group randomised feasibility trial

Alexander technique and Supervised Physiotherapy Exercises in back paiN (ASPEN): a four-group randomised feasibility trial Alexander Technique and Supervised Physiotherapy Exercises in back paiN (ASPEN) Feasibility Trial Journals Library An error occurred retrieving content to display, please try again. >> >> >> Page Not Found Page not found (404) Sorry - the page you requested could not be found. Please choose a page from the navigation or try a website search above to find the information you (...) need. >> >> >> >> Issue {{metadata .Issue }} Toolkit 1)"> 0)"> {{metadata.Title}} {{metadata.Headline}} This study found that the trial of the Alexander technique and supervised physiotherapy exercises in back pain was feasible and that these interventions may provide clinically important benefits in back pain. {{author}} {{($index , , , , , , , , , , , , , & . Paul Little, 1 ,* Beth Stuart, 1 Maria Stokes, 2 Carolyn Nicholls, 3 Lisa Roberts, 2 Stephen Preece, 4 Tim Cacciatore, 5 Simon Brown, 2

NIHR HTA programme2014

55. The effects of a physiotherapy programme on patients with a pleural effusion: a randomized controlled trial

The effects of a physiotherapy programme on patients with a pleural effusion: a randomized controlled trial 24733648 2014 10 16 2015 06 23 2015 11 19 1477-0873 28 11 2014 Nov Clinical rehabilitation Clin Rehabil The effects of a physiotherapy programme on patients with a pleural effusion: a randomized controlled trial. 1087-95 10.1177/0269215514530579 To investigate the effects of a physiotherapy protocol on patients with pleural effusion. Randomized controlled trial. University hospital (...) . A total of 104 consecutive inpatients with a medical diagnosis of pleural effusion. Patients were randomly allocated to a control group receiving standard treatment (medical treatment and drainage) or an intervention group treated with physiotherapy added to standard treatment. The physiotherapy programme included deep breathing exercises, mobilizations and incentive spirometry. Spirometric predicted values and chest radiographs were measured before treatment and at discharge and the length

EvidenceUpdates2014

56. Update on Physiotherapy Rehabilitation After Total Knee or Hip Replacement

Update on Physiotherapy Rehabilitation After Total Knee or Hip Replacement Update on physiotherapy rehabilitation after total knee or hip replacement Update on physiotherapy rehabilitation after total knee or hip replacement Ontario Health Technology Advisory Committee Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Ontario Health (...) Technology Advisory Committee. Update on physiotherapy rehabilitation after total knee or hip replacement. Toronto: Health Quality Ontario (HQO). OHTAC Recommendation. 2014 Authors' conclusions OHTAC recommends the health system support the move towards community-based physiotherapy after primary total knee or hip replacement and discharge from acute care. In regards to location of physiotherapy within the community, the health system should allow for flexibility, depending on the local care context

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2014

57. Physiotherapy for Parkinson's disease: a comparison of techniques.

Physiotherapy for Parkinson's disease: a comparison of techniques. BACKGROUND: Despite medical therapies and surgical interventions for Parkinson's disease (PD), patients develop progressive disability. The role of physiotherapy is to maximise functional ability and minimise secondary complications through movement rehabilitation within a context of education and support for the whole person. The overall aim is to optimise independence, safety and wellbeing, thereby enhancing quality (...) of life. Trials have shown that physiotherapy has short-term benefits in PD. However, which physiotherapy intervention is most effective remains unclear. OBJECTIVES: To assess the effectiveness of one physiotherapy intervention compared with a second approach in patients with PD. SEARCH METHODS: Relevant trials were identified by electronic searches of numerous literature databases (for example MEDLINE, EMBASE) and trial registers, plus handsearching of major journals, abstract books, conference proceedings

Cochrane2014

58. Comprehensive physiotherapy exercise programme or advice for chronic whiplash (PROMISE): a pragmatic randomised controlled trial.

Comprehensive physiotherapy exercise programme or advice for chronic whiplash (PROMISE): a pragmatic randomised controlled trial. 24703832 2014 07 14 2014 08 18 2015 06 16 1474-547X 384 9938 2014 Jul 12 Lancet (London, England) Lancet Comprehensive physiotherapy exercise programme or advice for chronic whiplash (PROMISE): a pragmatic randomised controlled trial. 133-41 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60457-8 S0140-6736(14)60457-8 Evidence suggests that brief physiotherapy programmes are as effective (...) for acute whiplash-associated disorders as more comprehensive programmes; however, whether this also holds true for chronic whiplash-associated disorders is unknown. We aimed to estimate the effectiveness of a comprehensive exercise programme delivered by physiotherapists compared with advice in people with a chronic whiplash-associated disorder. PROMISE is a two group, pragmatic randomised controlled trial in patients with chronic (>3 months and <5 years) grade 1 or 2 whiplash-associated disorder

Lancet2014

59. Physiotherapy After Knee Arthroscopy

Physiotherapy After Knee Arthroscopy Physiotherapy After Knee Arthroscopy: A Rapid Review. August 2014; pp. 1–22 Physiotherapy After Knee Arthroscopy: A Rapid Review Health Quality Ontario August 2014 Evidence Development and Standards Branch at Health Quality Ontario Physiotherapy After Knee Arthroscopy: A Rapid Review. August 2014; pp. 1–22 2 Suggested Citation This report should be cited as follows: Health Quality Ontario. Physiotherapy after knee arthroscopy: a rapid review. Toronto: Health (...) has not evaluated the primary studies using GRADE, the primary studies in the systematic review are retrieved and the GRADE criteria are applied to 2 outcomes. If no systematic review is found, then RCTs or observational studies are included, and their risk of bias is assessed. All rapid reviews are developed and finalized in consultation with experts. Physiotherapy After Knee Arthroscopy: A Rapid Review. August 2014; pp. 1–22 3 About Health Quality Ontario Health Quality Ontario is an arms-length

Health Quality Ontario2014

60. Update on Physiotherapy Rehabilitation After Total Knee or Hip Replacement

Update on Physiotherapy Rehabilitation After Total Knee or Hip Replacement Update on Physiotherapy Rehabilitation After Total Knee or Hip Replacement: OHTAC Recommendation. March 2014; pp. 1–9 Update on Physiotherapy Rehabilitation After Total Knee or Hip Replacement: OHTAC Recommendation Ontario Health Technology Advisory Committee March 2014 Update on Physiotherapy Rehabilitation After Total Knee or Hip Replacement: OHTAC Recommendation. March 2014; pp. 1–9 Suggested Citation This report (...) should be cited as follows: Ontario Health Technology Advisory Committee (OHTAC). Update on physiotherapy rehabilitation after total knee or hip replacement: OHTAC recommendation [Internet]. Toronto: Queen's Printer for Ontario; 2014 March. 9 p. Available from: http://www.hqontario.ca/evidence/publications-and-ohtac-recommendations/ontario-health- technology-assessment-series/physiotherapy-rehabilitation-after-total-knee-or-hip-replacement. Permission Requests All inquiries regarding permission

Health Quality Ontario2014