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181. The effect of conventional physiotherapy and robotic training for patients with upper limb deficits following stroke compared with conventional physiotherapy and no robotic training measured in patient reported outcome score: a systematic review with rand

The effect of conventional physiotherapy and robotic training for patients with upper limb deficits following stroke compared with conventional physiotherapy and no robotic training measured in patient reported outcome score: a systematic review with rand 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

182. The use of post-operative physiotherapy for degenerative cervical myelopathy

The use of post-operative physiotherapy for degenerative cervical myelopathy 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

183. Adherence to physiotherapy for falls prevention in older adults: a systematic review

Adherence to physiotherapy for falls prevention in older adults: 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

184. Efficacy of movement control exercise (MCE) versus usual physiotherapy in classification-based patients with non-specific low back pain (NSLBP): a systematic review with meta-analysis

Efficacy of movement control exercise (MCE) versus usual physiotherapy in classification-based patients with non-specific low back pain (NSLBP): 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 or external websites. Email

2016 PROSPERO

185. Chest physiotherapy compared to no chest physiotherapy for cystic fibrosis. (PubMed)

Chest physiotherapy compared to no chest physiotherapy for cystic fibrosis. Chest physiotherapy is widely used in people with cystic fibrosis in order to clear mucus from the airways. This is an updated version of previously published reviews.To determine the effectiveness and acceptability of chest physiotherapy compared to no treatment or spontaneous cough alone to improve mucus clearance in cystic fibrosis.We searched the Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis and Genetic Disorders Group Trials Register (...) which comprises references identified from comprehensive electronic database searches and handsearches of relevant journals and abstract books of conference proceedings.Date of the most recent search of the Group's Cystic Fibrosis Trials Register: 02 June 2015.Randomised or quasi-randomised clinical studies in which a form of chest physiotherapy (airway clearance technique) were taken for consideration in people with cystic fibrosis compared with either no physiotherapy treatment or spontaneous

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2015 Cochrane

186. Glenohumeral posterior mobilization versus conventional physiotherapy for primary adhesive capsulitis: a randomized clinical trial. (PubMed)

Glenohumeral posterior mobilization versus conventional physiotherapy for primary adhesive capsulitis: a randomized clinical trial. To compare the short-term efficacy of a glenohumeral posterior mobilization technique versus conventional physiotherapy for the improvement of the range of external rotation in patients with primary adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder.This is a randomized clinical trial conducted at Hospital Clinico San Borja Arriaran in Chile. Fifty-seven patients with an age (...) range of 50 to 58 years old were enrolled in two groups. Both groups were randomized to receive a treatment of 10 sessions: the experimental group (n=29) received a glenohumeral posterior mobilization technique after training with a cycle ergometer, and the control group (n=28) received conventional physiotherapy. The primary outcome measure was range of passive movement in external rotation; secondary outcomes were forward flexion and shoulder abduction, pain perception using the visual analogue

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2015 Medwave Controlled trial quality: uncertain

187. What is the effect of chest physiotherapy in hospitalized children with pneumonia? (PubMed)

What is the effect of chest physiotherapy in hospitalized children with pneumonia? Chest physiotherapy is applied in clinical practice for the treatment of pneumonia. However, its use is still controversial. Searching in Epistemonikos database, which is maintained by screening 30 databases, we identified one systematic review including two relevant randomized controlled trials. We combined the evidence using meta-analysis and generated a summary of findings table following the GRADE approach (...) . We concluded it is unclear whether chest physiotherapy increases or decreases the length of hospitalization, severity, or the time to clinical improvement in children with pneumonia because the certainty of the evidence is very low.

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2015 Medwave

188. [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Tier I - Review of the evidence on the effectiveness and cost of psychotherapy compared to treatment of adults with anxiety and depressive disorders]

[Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Tier I - Review of the evidence on the effectiveness and cost of psychotherapy compared to treatment of adults with anxiety and depressive disorders] Avis sur l'accès équitable aux services de psychothérapie. Volet I – Examen des données probantes sur l'efficacité et le coût de la psychothérapie comparativement à ceux traitement des adultes atteints de troubles anxieux et dépressifs [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part I (...) - Review of the evidence on the effectiveness and cost of psychotherapy compared to treatment of adults with anxiety and depressive disorders] Avis sur l'accès équitable aux services de psychothérapie. Volet I – Examen des données probantes sur l'efficacité et le coût de la psychothérapie comparativement à ceux traitement des adultes atteints de troubles anxieux et dépressifs [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part I - Review of the evidence on the effectiveness and cost

2015 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

189. [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part II - Analysis of the terms and conditions of access to psychotherapy for the treatment of adults with depressive disorders and anxiety]

[Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part II - Analysis of the terms and conditions of access to psychotherapy for the treatment of adults with depressive disorders and anxiety] Avis sur l'accès équitable aux services de psychothérapie. Volet II – Analyse des modalités et des conditions d'accès aux services de psychothérapie pour le traitement des adultes atteints de troubles dépressifs et anxieux [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part II - Analysis of the terms (...) and conditions of access to psychotherapy for the treatment of adults with depressive disorders and anxiety] Avis sur l'accès équitable aux services de psychothérapie. Volet II – Analyse des modalités et des conditions d'accès aux services de psychothérapie pour le traitement des adultes atteints de troubles dépressifs et anxieux [Notice on equal access to physiotherapy services. Part II - Analysis of the terms and conditions of access to psychotherapy for the treatment of adults with depressive disorders

2015 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

190. Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy: Guidelines

Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy: Guidelines Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy: Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy: Guidelines Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy: Guidelines Published on: June 30, 2015 Project Number: RB0882-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result type: Report Question What (...) are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the appropriate back outcome measurement scales for use in physiotherapy settings? What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the appropriate neck outcome measurement scales for use in physiotherapy settings? Key Message One evidence-based guideline was identified regarding the appropriate back outcome measurement scales for use in physiotherapy settings. Tags back pain, neck pain, outcome assessment (health care), pain measurement, physical therapy modalities

2015 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

191. Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy

Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy Disclaimer: The Rapid Response Service is an information service for those involved in planning and providing health care in Canada. Rapid responses are based on a limited literature search and are not comprehensive, systematic reviews. The intent is to provide a list of sources of the best evidence on the topic that CADTH could identify using all reasonable efforts within the time allowed. Rapid responses should be considered along (...) . It may not be copied, posted on a web site, redistributed by email or stored on an electronic system without the prior written permission of CADTH or applicable copyright owner. Links: This report may contain links to other information available on the websites of third parties on the Internet. CADTH does not have control over the content of such sites. Use of third party sites is governed by the owners’ own terms and conditions. TITLE: Back and Neck Outcome Measurement Scales in Physiotherapy

2015 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

192. Positive expiratory pressure physiotherapy for airway clearance in people with cystic fibrosis. (PubMed)

Positive expiratory pressure physiotherapy for airway clearance in people with cystic fibrosis. Chest physiotherapy is widely prescribed to assist the clearance of airway secretions in people with cystic fibrosis. Positive expiratory pressure (PEP) devices provide back pressure to the airways during expiration. This may improve clearance by building up gas behind mucus via collateral ventilation and by temporarily increasing functional residual capacity. Given the widespread use of PEP devices (...) , there is a need to determine the evidence for their effect. This is an update of a previously published review.To determine the effectiveness and acceptability of PEP devices compared to other forms of physiotherapy as a means of improving mucus clearance and other outcomes in people with cystic fibrosis.We searched the Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis and Genetic Disorders Group Trials Register comprising of references identified from comprehensive electronic database searches and handsearches of relevant journals

2015 Cochrane

193. Epicondylitis (tennis elbow) and corticosteroids: less success than physiotherapy

Epicondylitis (tennis elbow) and corticosteroids: less success than physiotherapy Prescrire IN ENGLISH - Spotlight ''Epicondylitis (tennis elbow) and corticosteroids: less success than physiotherapy'', 1 June 2015 {1} {1} {1} | | > > > Epicondylitis (tennis elbow) and corticosteroids: less success than physiotherapy Spotlight Every month, the subjects in Prescrire’s Spotlight. 100 most recent :  |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |    (...) |  Spotlight Epicondylitis (tennis elbow) and corticosteroids: less success than physiotherapy A local corticosteroid injection gives short-term relief, but increases the risk of recurrence, in contrast to physiotherapy. Patients suffering from epicondylitis, or "tennis elbow", generally experience pain around the outside of the elbow. The pain is generally moderate and is triggered by certain movements, but it can become intense and continual, restricting activity and reducing grip strength

2015 Prescrire

194. Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis

Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis Sehatzadeh S Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment (...) has been made for the HTA database. Citation Sehatzadeh S. Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Evidence-Based Analysis. Toronto: Health Quality Ontario (HQO). Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series; 15(6). 2015 Authors' conclusions Overall, this analysis found support for the use of more intensive PT to improve motor function and ability to perform ADL after stroke. Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH

2015 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

195. Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Economic Literature Review and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Economic Literature Review and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Economic Literature Review and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Economic Literature Review and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Chan B Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published (...) health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Chan B. Effect of Increased Intensity of Physiotherapy on Patient Outcomes After Stroke: An Economic Literature Review and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. Toronto: Health Quality Ontario (HQO). Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series; 15(7). 2015 Authors' conclusions Functional strength training and higher-intensity physiotherapy may result in lower costs

2015 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

196. The effect of chest physiotherapy for paediatric cardiac patients

The effect of chest physiotherapy for paediatric cardiac patients 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

2015 PROSPERO

197. The effect of low level laser therapy on trigger point pain severity and disability in adults compared to any other physiotherapy intervention

The effect of low level laser therapy on trigger point pain severity and disability in adults compared to any other physiotherapy intervention 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

2015 PROSPERO

198. The influence of respiratory physiotherapy on gastro-oesophageal reflux in infants: a systematic review

The influence of respiratory physiotherapy on gastro-oesophageal reflux in infants: 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

2015 PROSPERO

199. The effectiveness of pre-operative exercise physiotherapy rehabilitation on the outcomes of treatment following anterior cruciate ligament injury: a systematic review

The effectiveness of pre-operative exercise physiotherapy rehabilitation on the outcomes of treatment following anterior cruciate ligament injury: 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

2015 PROSPERO

200. Physiotherapy treatment of chronic LBP according to the different clinical practice guidelines: a systematic review

Physiotherapy treatment of chronic LBP according to the different clinical practice guidelines: 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

2015 PROSPERO