Comparing the acute effect of myofascial release techniques and passive stretching on hind foot dynamic loading in patients with multiple sclerosis: A cohort-blinded study


Balkan A. F. , Keklicek H., SALCI Y., Altinkaynak U., ARMUTLU K.

BIOMEDICAL HUMAN KINETICS, vol.12, no.1, pp.51-58, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.2478/bhk-2020-0007
  • Journal Name: BIOMEDICAL HUMAN KINETICS
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.51-58

Abstract

Study aim: It is important for therapists to incorporate new practical methods into therapy programs when they have demonstrable efficacy in the treatment of multiple sclerosis. Investigating the acute effects of myofascial release techniques (MFR) and passive stretching (PS) on hind foot loading and the severity of spasticity in individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS) was the aim of the study.