Effect of Myofascial Release Technique on Reducing Symptoms in Patients With Chronic Disc Protrusion

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 14, 2012
Last Update Posted : November 14, 2012
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Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine whether myofascial release technique are effective in the treatment of low back pain due to lumbar disc herniation.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Low Back Pain Procedure: Myofascial release technique Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)

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MedlinePlus related topics: Back Pain
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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Myofascial release technique Procedure: Myofascial release technique

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pain

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Oswestry Disability Index

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • lumbar disc herniation
  • Muscular trriger points
  • independent ambulated patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Neoplasm
  • Lumbar surgery history
  • fracture
  • inflammatory disease Identifier: NCT01725516     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 90-01-06-4234
First Posted: November 14, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 14, 2012
Last Verified: August 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Back Pain
Low Back Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms