Short and long-term results of connective tissue manipulation and combined ultrasound therapy in patients with fibromyalgia


Citak-Karakaya I., Akbayrak T. , Demirtuerk F., Ekici G. , Bakar Y.

JOURNAL OF MANIPULATIVE AND PHYSIOLOGICAL THERAPEUTICS, vol.29, no.7, pp.524-528, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2006.06.019
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MANIPULATIVE AND PHYSIOLOGICAL THERAPEUTICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.524-528

Abstract

Objective: The aim of the study was to evaluate the short-term and 1-year follow-up results of connective tissue manipulation and combined ultrasound (US) therapy (US and high-voltage pulsed galvanic stimulation) in terms of pain, complaint of nonrestorative sleep, and impact on the functional activities in patients with fibromyalgia (FM).