Spa therapy and balneotherapy for treating low back pain: meta-analysis of randomized trials


Pittler M. H. , Karagulle M. Z. , Karagulle M., Ernst E.

RHEUMATOLOGY, cilt.45, ss.880-884, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 45 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1093/rheumatology/kel018
  • Dergi Adı: RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.880-884

Özet

Objectives. Low back pain is a major public health concern and complementary treatments are frequently used for this condition. The objective of this systematic review and meta-analysis was to assess the evidence for or against the effectiveness of spa therapy and balneotherapy for treating low back pain.