Document Detail


Conservative care of low back pain with emphasis on isokinetic exercise.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10147549     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Twenty patients with complaints of low back pain were treated using a sports medicine approach to rehabilitation with isokinetic back exercises for therapy and testing. Nineteen of the 20 patients were returned to regular work, and the remaining patient was able to resume light work. Physical therapy averaged 5.4 weeks in patients without a disc problem. As extensor strength increased in concurrent testing, pain symptoms decreased. A suggestion of an end point to physical therapy was noted, i.e., no further increase in extensor strength on concurrent testing.
Authors:
G C Moczynski; S Heinz
Related Documents :
19118799 - Altered motor control, posture and the pilates method of exercise prescription.
1533329 - Lumbar iemg during isotonic exercise: chronic low back pain patients versus controls.
24349769 - The effect of short-term aerobic exercise on depression and body image in iranian women.
1531889 - The new back school prescription: stabilization training. part i.
9764869 - The effect of regular exercise on women receiving danazol for treatment of endometriosis.
23856279 - Copeptin during rest and exercise in major depression.
3289319 - Breathing during exercise: demands, regulation, limitations.
1576859 - The role of the pericardium in conditioning the effects of physical training.
10694119 - Plasma creatine kinase responses of 18- to 30-yr-old african-american men to eccentric ...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Contemporary orthopaedics     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0194-8458     ISO Abbreviation:  Contemp Orthop     Publication Date:  1991 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-11-25     Completed Date:  1992-11-25     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8219527     Medline TA:  Contemp Orthop     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  141-3     Citation Subset:  T    
Affiliation:
Baptist Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Exercise Therapy*
Female
Humans
Low Back Pain / rehabilitation*
Male
Middle Aged
Time Factors
Treatment Outcome

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Healing of nonunion of a fractured lateral condyle of the humerus by pulsing electromagnetic inducti...
Next Document:  Endoscopic carpal tunnel release using the subligamentous two-portal technique.