The Effectiveness of Eccentric Exercise Training on Pain and Disability in Supraspinatus Tendinopathy in Adjunct to Conventional Physical Therapy: A Quasi-Experimental Study


Authors : Bijish K Bhaskaran; S Pasupathy; Dr. Mammen Thomas; S Pasupathy; Nincy Thomas

Volume/Issue : Volume 6 - 2021, Issue 4 - April

Google Scholar : http://bitly.ws/9nMw

Scribd : https://bit.ly/2RdhVb0

The management of tendinopathy with painful eccentric exercise training demonstrates good clinical results in patients with chronic Achilles tendinosis and Patellar tendonitis. The pain mechanism in Supraspinatus Tendinopathy (ST) have not been scientifically clarified, but the histo-pathological changes found in the supraspinatus tendon showed similarities with the findings of Achilles tendinosis.  Aims: To find the effectiveness of Eccentric Exercise Training on pain and disability in Supraspinatus Tendinopathy when given in adjunct to Conventional Physical Therapy.  Methods: Sixty subjects (Age 20-40 years) were selected from the population by purposive sampling technique who were attending the physiotherapy department with right shoulder pain and met all the criteria. 30 subjects allotted to Group A, were given Conventional Physical Therapy for 6 days per week for four weeks and 30 subjects allotted to Group B, were given Eccentric Exercise Training, with 3 sets of 15 repetitions, twice a day, 6 days per week, for four weeks, adjunct to Conventional Physical Therapy. VAS and SPADI were the tools to evaluate pain and disability

Keywords : Shoulder; Supraspinatus Tendinopathy; Pain; Eccentric Exercise Training

CALL FOR PAPERS


Paper Submission Last Date
31 - May - 2022

Paper Review Notification
In 1-2 Days

Paper Publishing
In 2-3 Days

Never miss an update from Papermashup

Get notified about the latest tutorials and downloads.

Subscribe by Email

Get alerts directly into your inbox after each post and stay updated.
Subscribe
OR

Subscribe by RSS

Add our RSS to your feedreader to get regular updates from us.
Subscribe