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161. The effectiveness of pre-operative exercise physiotherapy rehabilitation on the outcomes of treatment following anterior cruciate ligament injury: A systematic review (Full text)

The effectiveness of pre-operative exercise physiotherapy rehabilitation on the outcomes of treatment following anterior cruciate ligament injury: A systematic review To evaluate the effectiveness of pre-operative exercise physiotherapy rehabilitation on the outcomes of treatment following anterior cruciate ligament injury.The following databases were searched: PubMed, Ovid, The Cochrane Library and Web of Science. Studies published between the inception of the databases and December 2015 were (...) sought using appropriate keywords in various combinations. This search was supplemented with a manual search of the references of selected studies. Studies were assessed for methodological quality using the Physiotherapy Evidence Database scale.A total of 500 studies were identified, of which eight studies met the inclusion criteria and were included in the present review. The average Physiotherapy Evidence Database score for the studies included was 5.8, which reflects an overall moderate

2016 EvidenceUpdates

162. Cost-effectiveness of manual therapy versus physiotherapy in patients with sub-acute and chronic neck pain: a randomised controlled trial. (Full text)

Cost-effectiveness of manual therapy versus physiotherapy in patients with sub-acute and chronic neck pain: a randomised controlled trial. To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of manual therapy according to the Utrecht School (MTU) in comparison with physiotherapy (PT) in sub-acute and chronic non-specific neck pain patients from a societal perspective.An economic evaluation was conducted alongside a 52-week randomized controlled trial, in which 90 patients were randomized to the MTU group and 91

2016 European spine journal : official publication of the European Spine Society, the European Spinal Deformity Society, and the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society Controlled trial quality: uncertain

163. Physiotherapy for pain and disability in adults with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) types I and II. (PubMed)

Physiotherapy for pain and disability in adults with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) types I and II. Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a painful and disabling condition that usually manifests in response to trauma or surgery. When it occurs, it is associated with significant pain and disability. It is thought to arise and persist as a consequence of a maladaptive pro-inflammatory response and disturbances in sympathetically-mediated vasomotor control, together with maladaptive (...) peripheral and central neuronal plasticity. CRPS can be classified into two types: type I (CRPS I) in which a specific nerve lesion has not been identified, and type II (CRPS II) where there is an identifiable nerve lesion. Guidelines recommend the inclusion of a variety of physiotherapy interventions as part of the multimodal treatment of people with CRPS, although their effectiveness is not known.To determine the effectiveness of physiotherapy interventions for treating the pain and disability

2016 Cochrane

164. Chest physiotherapy for acute bronchiolitis in paediatric patients between 0 and 24 months old. (PubMed)

Chest physiotherapy for acute bronchiolitis in paediatric patients between 0 and 24 months old. This Cochrane review was first published in 2005 and updated in 2007, 2012 and now 2015. Acute bronchiolitis is the leading cause of medical emergencies during winter in children younger than two years of age. Chest physiotherapy is sometimes used to assist infants in the clearance of secretions in order to decrease ventilatory effort.To determine the efficacy of chest physiotherapy in infants aged (...) less than 24 months old with acute bronchiolitis. A secondary objective was to determine the efficacy of different techniques of chest physiotherapy (for example, vibration and percussion and passive forced exhalation).We searched CENTRAL (2015, Issue 9) (accessed 8 July 2015), MEDLINE (1966 to July 2015), MEDLINE in-process and other non-indexed citations (July 2015), EMBASE (1990 to July 2015), CINAHL (1982 to July 2015), LILACS (1985 to July 2015), Web of Science (1985 to July 2015) and Pedro

2016 Cochrane

165. Physiotherapy following shoulder replacement surgery: a systematic review

Physiotherapy following shoulder replacement surgery: 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

2016 PROSPERO

166. Outcome measures to assess physiotherapy interventions in people with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review of instruments, international classification of functioning, disability and health linkage, and measurem

Outcome measures to assess physiotherapy interventions in people with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review of instruments, international classification of functioning, disability and health linkage, and measurem 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

2016 PROSPERO

167. Physiotherapy for pain: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised trials

Physiotherapy for pain: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised trials 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

2016 PROSPERO

168. Prognostic models for the outcome of conservative treatment including physiotherapy in adults with rotator cuff disorders

Prognostic models for the outcome of conservative treatment including physiotherapy in adults with rotator cuff disorders 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

2016 PROSPERO

169. Self-referral physiotherapy for patients with musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions in primary care as an intervention how do issues of the professions influence implementation? A realist review protocol

Self-referral physiotherapy for patients with musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions in primary care as an intervention how do issues of the professions influence implementation? A realist 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

2016 PROSPERO

170. An evaluation of the effectiveness of physiotherapy after acute discharge from hospital following a hip fracture in elderly patients: a systematic review

An evaluation of the effectiveness of physiotherapy after acute discharge from hospital following a hip fracture in elderly patients: 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

2016 PROSPERO

171. What learning activities enhance physiotherapy practice?

What learning activities enhance physiotherapy practice? 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

2016 PROSPERO

172. The effects of respiratory physiotherapy after lung resection: a systematic review

The effects of respiratory physiotherapy after lung resection: 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

2016 PROSPERO

173. The effectiveness of radial shockwave therapy (RSWT) in reducing pain and improving function in adults with upper limb tendinopathy when compared to other physiotherapy intervention: a systematic review with meta-analysis

The effectiveness of radial shockwave therapy (RSWT) in reducing pain and improving function in adults with upper limb tendinopathy when compared to other physiotherapy intervention: 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

2016 PROSPERO

174. Portfolio: a review of literature and implications for physiotherapy education

Portfolio: a review of literature and implications for physiotherapy education 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

2016 PROSPERO

175. Physiotherapy management of patients with chronic pelvic pain (CPP): a systematic review

Physiotherapy management of patients with chronic pelvic pain (CPP): 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

2016 PROSPERO

176. Physiotherapy interventions for phantom limb pain: a systematic review

Physiotherapy interventions for phantom limb pain: 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

2016 PROSPERO

177. What are the Psycho-social Predictors of Pain and Disability Outcomes in Physiotherapy Treated Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain?

What are the Psycho-social Predictors of Pain and Disability Outcomes in Physiotherapy Treated Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain? 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

2016 PROSPERO

178. Effectiveness of group-based physiotherapy-led behavioral psychological interventions for adults with chronic low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials

Effectiveness of group-based physiotherapy-led behavioral psychological interventions for adults with chronic low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials 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

2016 PROSPERO

179. Effectiveness of behavioural change techniques used in physiotherapy physical activity interventions for patients with hip and knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review protocol

Effectiveness of behavioural change techniques used in physiotherapy physical activity interventions for patients with hip and knee osteoarthritis: 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

2016 PROSPERO

180. The relation between (pre)treatment expectations and clinical outcomes of physiotherapy interventions in people with musculoskeletal pain

The relation between (pre)treatment expectations and clinical outcomes of physiotherapy interventions in people with musculoskeletal pain 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

2016 PROSPERO