Journal of Yoga & Physical Therapy

Journal of Yoga & Physical Therapy
Open Access

ISSN: 2157-7595

Gaurav Mishra

Assistant Professor, Rama University, India

  • Research Article   
    Effectiveness of the conservative physical therapy along with manual therapy management for the osteoarthritis knee pain in an old female
    Author(s): Gaurav Mishra and Manjit Kumar

    Background/Purpose: - Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is the most commonly diagnosed form of arthritis in older adult. The purpose of this case study is to describe a conservative physical therapy and manual therapy approach towards alleviation symptomatic knee OA pain and achievement of functional outcomes. Case description: The patient was 52 years old female with complain of anterio-medial knee pain with a complex medical history. The patient goal for physical therapy and some manual therapy approach were to return to functional activities such as walking greater than 60 minutes and climbing stair pain free. Outcome:- upon completion of physical therapy and manual therapy the patient demonstrated slight increase in both flexion range of motion that were within functional limits, improvement in knee strength and improvement in the six minute walk test(6 MWT). and independence completing in.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2157-7595.21.11.327

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