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61. Long-term post stroke physiotherapy

Long-term post stroke physiotherapy Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect measures Timing and effect measures Email

2018 PROSPERO

62. Efficacy of eccentric exercises in relation to concentric exercises and conventional physiotherapy in pain and disability of patients with achilles tendinopathy: a systematic review with meta-analysis

Efficacy of eccentric exercises in relation to concentric exercises and conventional physiotherapy in pain and disability of patients with achilles tendinopathy: a systematic review with meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2018 PROSPERO

63. In adults with Subacromial Impingement Syndrome (SIS) is physiotherapy supervised exercise (ex) more clinically effective than a patient information session or leaflet only?

In adults with Subacromial Impingement Syndrome (SIS) is physiotherapy supervised exercise (ex) more clinically effective than a patient information session or leaflet only? Getting Evidence into Clinical Practice: Musculoskeletal Research Facilitation Group (CAT Group) Date: October 2018 CAT Lead: Jean Denton Date CAT completed: Sept 2018 Email: jeandenton@nhs.net Date CAT to be reviewed: Sept 2020 Specific Question: In adults with Subacromial Impingement Syndrome (SIS) is physiotherapy (...) supervised exercise (ex) more clinically effective than a patient information session or leaflet only? Clinical bottom line There is high quality evidence to suggest that supervised, progressed and individualized exercises are more effective than a leaflet alone for patients with Subacromial Impingement Syndrome in combination with a steroid injection. Why is this important? It is not known whether supervised physiotherapy exercise programmes are anymore clinically effective in reducing pain

2018 Public Health England

64. Do physiotherapy telephone consultations for adult patients with musculoskeletal conditions affect patient satisfaction, condition specific outcomes and health utilisation?

Do physiotherapy telephone consultations for adult patients with musculoskeletal conditions affect patient satisfaction, condition specific outcomes and health utilisation? Getting Evidence into Clinical Practice: Musculoskeletal Research Facilitation Group (CAT Group) Date: September 2018 CAT Lead: Lucy Huckfield Date CAT completed: September 2018 Email:l.huckfield@keele.ac.uk Date CAT to be reviewed: 2020 Specific Question: Do physiotherapy telephone consultations for adult patients (...) with musculoskeletal conditions affect patient satisfaction, condition specific outcomes and health utilisation? Clinical bottom line A large, high quality RCT, with a nested qualitative study shows that providing physiotherapy via PhysioDirect is equally clinically effective for patients’ physical health outcomes compared with usual waiting list-based physiotherapy care. PhysioDirect (a system of initial telephone based assessment and advice with option for further telephone and face to face sessions) results

2018 Public Health England

65. In patients with Benign Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (BJHS) is targeted physiotherapy more effective than generalised physiotherapy?

In patients with Benign Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (BJHS) is targeted physiotherapy more effective than generalised physiotherapy? Recently Reviewed and Updated CAT: March 2018 CAT Lead: Tina Hadley-Barrows Date CAT completed: March 2018 Date CAT to be reviewed: upon request archived Short Question: Specific Question: In patients with Benign Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (BJHS) is targeted physiotherapy more effective than generalised Physiotherapy? Clinical bottom line This update CAT still (...) highlights there is insufficient evidence to answer whether targeted physiotherapy is more effective than generalised physiotherapy in treating patients with BJHS. Although the current evidence base for the clinical and cost effectiveness of exercise is limited in size and quality, it provides some suggestion that exercise may have therapeutic value for people with Benign Joint Hypermobility Syndrome. However there is insufficient evidence to determine the type, frequency, dosage or means of delivery

2018 Public Health England

66. In adults with neural leg pain (sciatica), is a cauda epidural as effective as physiotherapy in reducing pain, return to work and restoring function?

In adults with neural leg pain (sciatica), is a cauda epidural as effective as physiotherapy in reducing pain, return to work and restoring function? Recently Reviewed and Updated CAT January 2019 Previous CAT lead: Updated CAT lead: Lucy Huckfield Kay Stevenson Date CAT to be reviewed: Jan 2021 Date CAT completed: Aug 2015 l.huckfield@keele.ac.uk 1 Specific Question: In adults with neural leg pain (sciatica), is a caudal epidural as effective as physiotherapy in reducing pain, return to work (...) and restoring function? Clinical bottom line There are no large, high quality trials that compare caudal epidural injections and physiotherapy in order to answer this specific question. There are NICE guidelines on the management of adults with sciatica (NG59). Why is this important? Patients with sciatica often have conservative treatment prior to invasive treatments. It is important for clinicians to have an understanding of the evidence underpinning treatments so they can assist patients when making

2018 Public Health England

67. In adults with mild to moderate carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) are physiotherapy led exercises better than no treatment in improving pain and function?

In adults with mild to moderate carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) are physiotherapy led exercises better than no treatment in improving pain and function? Getting Evidence into Clinical Practice: Musculoskeletal Research Facilitation Group (CAT Group) Date:10/05/2018 CAT Lead: Julie Shufflebotham. Date CAT completed: February 2018 Specific Question: In adults with mild to moderate carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) are physiotherapy led exercises better than no treatment in improving pain and function (...) ? Clinical bottom line There is no evidence found that can answer this question. Why is this important? CTS is the commonest peripheral neuropathy and causes considerable disability with pain, decreased function and work absence. Although clinically treatment of patients with this condition was rare, it raised the question what is the best evidence based physiotherapy treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome. Search timeframe (e.g. 2006-2016) Inclusion Criteria Description Search terms Population and Setting

2018 Public Health England

68. In adults with lateral hip pain post Total Hip Replacement (THR) (anterior lateral approach), is physiotherapy more effective in reducing pain and improving function than corticosteroid injection?

In adults with lateral hip pain post Total Hip Replacement (THR) (anterior lateral approach), is physiotherapy more effective in reducing pain and improving function than corticosteroid injection? Getting Evidence into Clinical Practice: Musculoskeletal Research Facilitation Group (CAT Group) Date: February 2017 CAT Lead: Tandi Coetzee/Treena Larkin Date CAT completed: February 2017 Date CAT to review: February 2019 Email: Treena.Larkin@nhs.net Specific Question: In adults with lateral hip pain (...) post Total Hip Replacement (THR) (anterior lateral approach), is physiotherapy more effective in reducing pain and improving function than corticosteroid injection? Clinical bottom line Search results produced no studies comparing physiotherapy intervention and corticosteroid injection to improve pain or function in adults with lateral hip pain post THR. Current clinical practice should remain unchanged due to the lack of evidence. Why is this important? Lateral hip pain occurs in 4.4 % of post

2018 Public Health England

69. Preoperative Respiratory Physiotherapy in Abdominoplasty Patients. (Full text)

Preoperative Respiratory Physiotherapy in Abdominoplasty Patients. After abdominoplasty, patients experience decreased ventilatory function and increased intra-abdominal pressure (IAP). Breathing exercises are used during the pre- and postoperative periods of several abdominal surgeries to prevent or minimize postoperative complications.The aim of this study was to assess the effect of preoperative respiratory physiotherapy on the outcome of abdominoplasty patients.Thirty-three patients were (...) divided into 2 groups. The control group (n = 18) received no preoperative intervention. The intervention group (n = 15) performed breathing exercises during the preoperative period, including incentive spirometry, diaphragmatic breathing, shortened expiration, and sustained maximal inspiration. Respiratory physiotherapy started one week before surgery. Breathing exercises were performed daily. They were performed 3 times weekly in the presence of a physiotherapist and patients were instructed

2018 Aesthetic surgery journal

70. Prioritization Tools for Physiotherapy: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Prioritization Tools for Physiotherapy: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Prioritization Tools for Physiotherapy: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Prioritization Tools for Physiotherapy: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Prioritization Tools for Physiotherapy: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Last updated: November 8, 2018 Project Number: RB1277-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary of Abstracts (...) Result type: Report Question What is the clinical effectiveness of prioritization tools for the delivery of physiotherapy in the general practice setting? What are the evidence-based guidelines for the use of prioritization tools for the delivery of physiotherapy in the general practice setting? Key Message No relevant literature was identified regarding prioritization tools for the delivery of physiotherapy in the general practice setting. In addition, no evidence-based guidelines were identified

2018 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

71. Duration of Physiotherapy Rehabilitation after Acquired Brain Injury: A Review of Guidelines

Duration of Physiotherapy Rehabilitation after Acquired Brain Injury: A Review of Guidelines Duration of Physiotherapy Rehabilitation after Acquired Brain Injury: A Review of Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Duration of Physiotherapy Rehabilitation after Acquired Brain Injury: A Review of Guidelines Duration of Physiotherapy Rehabilitation after Acquired Brain Injury: A Review of Guidelines Last updated: November 16, 2018 Project Number: RC1044-000 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 duration and frequency of physiotherapy treatment/rehabilitation for adults with acquired brain injury? Key Message The review found eight guidelines that offered recommendations on the duration and/or frequency/intensity of rehabilitation for acquired brain injury (from stroke or other means). Wherever possible, recommendations on physiotherapy or elements

2018 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

72. The effectiveness of physiotherapy rehabilitation on improving gait in adults with cerebellar ataxia: a systematic review protocol

The effectiveness of physiotherapy rehabilitation on improving gait in adults with cerebellar ataxia: a systematic review protocol Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne

2018 PROSPERO

73. New technologies applied in physiotherapy in children with Duchenne and Becker: a systematic review

New technologies applied in physiotherapy in children with Duchenne and Becker: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web

2018 PROSPERO

74. How effective is physiotherapy for sciatica? A systematic review

How effective is physiotherapy for sciatica? A systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect measures

2018 PROSPERO

75. Investigating the first contact physiotherapy role for musculoskeletal conditions in primary care: a realist synthesis

Investigating the first contact physiotherapy role for musculoskeletal conditions in primary care: a realist synthesis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence

2018 PROSPERO

76. Is classification-based cognitive functional therapy (CB-CFT) superior to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) with physiotherapy in patients with low back pain, and does it matter who administers the cognitive therapy? A systematic review of the literature

Is classification-based cognitive functional therapy (CB-CFT) superior to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) with physiotherapy in patients with low back pain, and does it matter who administers the cognitive therapy? A systematic review of the literature Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2018 PROSPERO

77. Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness analysis of physiotherapy intervention following a hip or knee replacement: a systematic review

Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness analysis of physiotherapy intervention following a hip or knee replacement: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne

2018 PROSPERO

78. Effective educational strategies to enhance clinical reasoning in novice undergraduate physiotherapy students

Effective educational strategies to enhance clinical reasoning in novice undergraduate physiotherapy students Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation

2018 PROSPERO

79. Use of mobile applications for functional assessment in musculoskeletal physiotherapy: systematic review

Use of mobile applications for functional assessment in musculoskeletal physiotherapy: systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web

2018 PROSPERO

80. What do we know about the use of psychological assessment tools in musculoskeletal physiotherapy settings?

What do we know about the use of psychological assessment tools in musculoskeletal physiotherapy settings? Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation

2018 PROSPERO