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RMJ. 2022; 47(4): 928-931


Effect of post facilitation stretch on iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical of back

Ambreen Fatima, Zahoor Ahmad, Nadia Azhar, Iqra Naz, Sania Aziz, Madiha Ali.

Abstract
Objective: To determine the effects of post facilitation stretch of iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical low back pain.
Methodology: This study included 40 patients of chronic mechanical low back pain more than 3 months and involving the patients having positive Thomas test. Outcome measures were assessed by Numerical Pain Rating Scale (NPRS) , Oswestry Disability Index (ODI) and Goniometry of iliopsoas muscle length. Data were analyzed through SPSS 21.
Results: The control value of iliopsoas muscle length session was 98.5±6.25 and experimental group was 1.90±0.6 (p=0.46). The Numerical Pain Rating Scale mean value of control group was 5.4±1.06 and experimental group was 4.4±0.51 (p=0.001). The Oswestry Disability Index mean value of control group was 38.3±9.63 and experimental group was 36.2±7.86 (p=0.48).
Conclusion: Chronic mechanical low back pain patients treated with post facilitation stretch of iliopsoas along with other conventional physiotherapy

Key words: CMLBP, iliopsoas, PFS, chronic back pain.


 
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Fatima A, Ahmad Z, Azhar N, Naz I, Aziz S, Ali M. Effect of post facilitation stretch on iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical of back. RMJ. 2022; 47(4): 928-931.


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Fatima A, Ahmad Z, Azhar N, Naz I, Aziz S, Ali M. Effect of post facilitation stretch on iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical of back. https://www.rmj.org.pk/?mno=91160 [Access: November 12, 2022].


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Fatima A, Ahmad Z, Azhar N, Naz I, Aziz S, Ali M. Effect of post facilitation stretch on iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical of back. RMJ. 2022; 47(4): 928-931.



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Fatima A, Ahmad Z, Azhar N, Naz I, Aziz S, Ali M. Effect of post facilitation stretch on iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical of back. RMJ. (2022), [cited November 12, 2022]; 47(4): 928-931.



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Fatima, A., Ahmad, . Z., Azhar, . N., Naz, . I., Aziz, . S. & Ali, . M. (2022) Effect of post facilitation stretch on iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical of back. RMJ, 47 (4), 928-931.



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Fatima, Ambreen, Zahoor Ahmad, Nadia Azhar, Iqra Naz, Sania Aziz, and Madiha Ali. 2022. Effect of post facilitation stretch on iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical of back. Rawal Medical Journal, 47 (4), 928-931.



Chicago Style

Fatima, Ambreen, Zahoor Ahmad, Nadia Azhar, Iqra Naz, Sania Aziz, and Madiha Ali. "Effect of post facilitation stretch on iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical of back." Rawal Medical Journal 47 (2022), 928-931.



MLA (The Modern Language Association) Style

Fatima, Ambreen, Zahoor Ahmad, Nadia Azhar, Iqra Naz, Sania Aziz, and Madiha Ali. "Effect of post facilitation stretch on iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical of back." Rawal Medical Journal 47.4 (2022), 928-931. Print.



APA (American Psychological Association) Style

Fatima, A., Ahmad, . Z., Azhar, . N., Naz, . I., Aziz, . S. & Ali, . M. (2022) Effect of post facilitation stretch on iliopsoas in the management of chronic mechanical of back. Rawal Medical Journal, 47 (4), 928-931.








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