The effectiveness of intensive group exercise on patients with ankylosing spondylitis


Analay Y. , Ozcan E., Karan A., Diracoglu D., Aydin R.

CLINICAL REHABILITATION, vol.17, no.6, pp.631-636, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1191/0269215503cr658oa
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.631-636

Abstract

Objective: To compare, in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS), the effectiveness on pain, functional and psychological status of an intensive group exercise programme under the supervision of a physiotherapist and a home physiotherapy programme.