Effect of Sustained Natural Apophyseal Glides on Stiffness of Lumbar Stabilizer Muscles in Patients With Nonspecific Low Back Pain: Randomized Controlled Trial.


Buran Çirak Y., Yurdaişik I., Elbaşi N. D. , Tütüneken Y. E. , Köçe K., Çinar B.

Journal of manipulative and physiological therapeutics, vol.44, pp.445-454, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2021.06.005
  • Title of Journal : Journal of manipulative and physiological therapeutics
  • Page Numbers: pp.445-454
  • Keywords: Manual Therapies, Elasticity, Elastography, Low Back Pain, Mechanical, SAGITTAL SPINAL ALIGNMENT, NERVOUS-SYSTEM ACTIVITY, CROSS-SECTIONAL AREA, MULLIGANS MOBILIZATION, MOVEMENT, ASSOCIATION, ENDURANCE, BALANCE, MEN, ELASTICITY

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the immediate effect of Mulligan sustained natural apophyseal glides (SNAGs) on muscular stiffness by using ultrasound shear wave elastography, pain, and function in patients with nonspecific low back pain.