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  1. Maigne’s syndrome is a poorly understood condition that affects the thoracolumbar junction. The symptoms can range from pain in the low back, pelvis, hip, lower abdomen, and groin. These symptoms can have bio-...

    Authors: Tejinder Singh and Parijat Kumar

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2022 27:4

    Content type: Case Report

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  2. In recent years, dietary practices have begun to be used in painful conditions. This study aimed to investigate the effect of a vegan diet and therapeutic exercise in patients with chronic non-specific neck pain.

    Authors: Mustafa S. Torlak, Gulsum Gonulalan, Osman Tufekci, Merve S. Nazli and Emine Atici

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2022 27:3

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  3. Insufficient physical activity is one of the leading mortality risks worldwide for cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases. Physiotherapists (PT) are core healthcare professionals who play a major role in the pr...

    Authors: Rebecca Farah, Wim Groot and Milena Pavlova

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2022 27:2

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  4. To investigate if there is a correlation between grip strength (GS) and rotator cuff (RC) strength in patients with atraumatic shoulder instability (ASI) and to compare the relationship between these two measu...

    Authors: Ruqayyah Turabi, Ian Horsely, Helen Birch and Anju Jaggi

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2022 27:1

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  5. Children with cerebral palsy exhibit postural restrictions and gait problems as a result of both primary and secondary brain damage impairments. One of the main goals of cerebral palsy rehabilitation is to imp...

    Authors: Shamekh Mohamed El-Shamy and Ehab Mohamed Abd El Kafy

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:38

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  6. Children with cerebral palsy have impairments of postural control during static and dynamic activities. Improving postural control is one of the primary objectives of rehabilitation for children with cerebral ...

    Authors: Shamekh Mohamed El-Shamy and Ehab Mohamed Abd El Kafy

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:22

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  7. The study of the sensory aspect alongside the motor aspect in children with spastic cerebral palsy is critical. Knowledge may help improve intervention, children’s quality of life, activity, and participation.

    Authors: Mennatallah Khamis AbdelHafiez Barakat, Gehan Hassan Elmeniawy and Faten Hassan Abdelazeim

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:27

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  8. Feeding problems are prevalent in children with cerebral palsy (CP). Oromotor exercises (OME) should be started as soon as possible to enhance chewing and drooling. Oromotor exercises consist of active exercis...

    Authors: Rania El Nagar, Alaa AL-Nemr and Faten Abdelazeim

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:35

    Content type: Review

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  9. Motor impairments caused by stroke result in impaired diaphragmatic and respiratory muscle function, changes in thoracic biomechanics on the hemiparetic side ultimately resulting in decreased efficiency of lun...

    Authors: Shruti Prabhakaran Nair, Shailesh Satyanarayana Gardas and Rukaiya Mithaiwala

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:23

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  10. Proprioception deficits have previously been reported in patients with non-specific chronic neck pain (NSCNP), with a comprehensive and valid battery of tests still required. This study aimed to investigate th...

    Authors: Nikolaos Ntenezakos, Michail Makrogkikas, Zacharias Dimitriadis and George A. Koumantakis

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:36

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  11. The biggest challenge in treating this diagnosis is the lack of literature focusing on regional interdependence. The current literature suggests a narrow and localized approach targeting plantar fascia and ank...

    Authors: Tejinder Singh and Parijat Kumar

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:39

    Content type: Case Report

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  12. The prevalence of stroke is increasing in Nigeria due to a lack of awareness of their predisposing factors. There is therefore a need for good knowledge and awareness of stroke risk factors in the general popu...

    Authors: Uchenna Prosper Okonkwo, Favour Nnenna Uzuh, Maduaburochukwu Joseph Nwankwo, Emmanuel Chiebuka Okoye, Joseph Onuwa Ummuna, Emeka Sylvester Igwe, Stanley Monday Maduagwu, Kenneth Umezulike Ani, Uzoamaka Nwakaego Akobundu and Chiamaka Ann Nwanne

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:37

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  13. The cross-legged sitting posture (CLS) is assumed by young adults’ results in a bent and unbalanced posture. The study purpose was to assess the effect of sitting in a cross-legged position (knee on knee) on l...

    Authors: Rania N. Karkousha, Aseel Rasheed Mohamed and Amal H. M. Ibrahim

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:33

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  14. Gaining proficiency in Bharatanatyam dance form necessitates maintenance of different postures for prolonged duration. These repetitive movements place tremendous physical demands on the body at young age and ...

    Authors: Vrushali P. Panhale, Prachita P. Walankar and Aishwarya Sridhar

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:24

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  15. Studies to determine gender response to transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) application on individuals who presented with post-injection sciatic pain (PISP) following gluteal injection is not co...

    Authors: Uchenna Prosper Okonkwo, Sam Chidi Ibeneme, Elochukwu Fortune Ezenwankwo, Chukwuebuka Olisaemeka Okeke, Kenneth Umezulike Ani, Uzoamaka Nwakaego Akobundu and Ifeoma Uchenna Onwuakagba

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:16

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  16. Coronary artery disease (CAD) is increasing day by day in young Indian population with increase in risk factors such as obesity, hypertension etc. Although in early age, these risk factors are clinically asymp...

    Authors: Neha Bala, Aashish Negi, Yogesh Saxena and Sarfaraz Alam

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:30

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  17. As the physiotherapy profession gradually evolves into a more autonomous profession, physicians continue to play a major role in the clinical practice of physical therapists globally, particularly as a source ...

    Authors: Uchenna Prosper Okonkwo, Ebere Yvonne Ihegihu, Fatai Adesina Maruf, Joseph Onuwa Umunnah, Stanley Monday Maduagwu, Emmanuel Chiebuka Okoye and Chukwuebuka Olisaemeka Okeke

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:32

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  18. The use of TheraTogs orthotic undergarments has been suggested to improve the ability to stabilize the posture, to correct or prevent deformities, to improve functionality, and to enable the user a more approp...

    Authors: Ehab Mohamed Abd El Kafy and Shamekh Mohamed El-Shamy

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:29

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  19. Cough assist devices play an important role with patients in the intensive care unit (ICU), particularly those with neuromuscular diseases which had abnormal muscle tone. It was previously thought to be the ma...

    Authors: Raheel Sanad, Shimaa Mohamed Refaat, Faten Hassan Abdelazeim and Bassant Meligy

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:31

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  20. “Sit to stand” being a prerequisite for walking, the inability of patients to perform it can result in institutionalization, impaired functioning and mobility in activities of daily living. There was a need to...

    Authors: Muhammad Azharuddin and Nayeem U. Zia

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:26

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  21. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a chronic, degenerative, inflammatory musculoskeletal dysfunction. It is associated with pain, reduced functional capacity, and deficient quality of life posing a challenge for rehabilit...

    Authors: Vijaya Krishnan and Krishna Pithadia

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:19

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  22. Joubert syndrome (JS) is a rare autosomal recessive genetic heterogeneously inherited disorder characterized by neurological features that include hypotonia, ataxia, developmental delay, intellectual disabilit...

    Authors: Sarfaraz Alam, Fatema Khatoon and Nazim Khan

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:18

    Content type: Case Report

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  23. Adaptive seating is commonly used as an intervention method to enhance postural control. The aim of this study is to investigate the effect of using therapy ball as a seat alternative to using typical chair on...

    Authors: Ahmed Mahrous Elsayed, Elham Elsayed Salem, Sahar Mohamed Nour Eldin and Mai Elsayed Abbass

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:25

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  24. Increasing BMI is associated with increased risk of mortality, cardiovascular disease, and some cancers whereas a lower BMI is associated with an increased risk of mortality, postsurgical complications, infect...

    Authors: Mohamed Rageh Abd Elazeem, Amira Mohamed Eltohamy and Mostafa Soliman Ali

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:20

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  25. In children with spastic diplegia, efficient use of the upper extremity especially the hands play an important role in participation in daily living. Hands can perform heavy activities and also enable to perfo...

    Authors: Asmaa Ahmed Abd El-samad, Gehan Hassan El-Meniawy, Sahar Mohamed Nour El-Din and Nanees Essam Mohamed

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:28

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  26. Low back pain (LBP) is a prominent public health problem which causes disability around the globe. The prevalence of LBP is on the rise in lower to middle-income countries. India has a varied prevalence of LBP...

    Authors: Ammar Suhail, Sonal Slathia, Sarah Quais and David C. Poulter

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:21

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  27. The L test is a modified version of the timed up and go test (TUG) with an L-shaped walking path. The L test is more extensive than other performance tests, especially in turn direction and specific tasks. The st...

    Authors: Fatih Özden, Gökhan Coşkun and Serkan Bakırhan

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:17

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  28. Problematic Facebook use is a broader umbrella for term addictive-like symptoms, and scarce self-regulation related to Facebook use reflecting social and personal problems, and many studies have suggested that...

    Authors: Yesim Salik Sengul, Turhan Kahraman and Buse Ozcan Kahraman

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:13

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  29. Functional ankle instability is a common musculoskeletal condition affecting the community. It is characterized by repetitive bouts of giving away, recurrent sprains, and sensation of instability leading to fu...

    Authors: Prachita P. Walankar, Vrushali P. Panhale and Kanchi M. Vyas

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:14

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  30. Healthcare professionals with the least experience, such as students and interns, are likely to face some form of mistreatments in the world of health professionals. Mistreatment has a negative impact on the v...

    Authors: Daha Garba Muhammad, Yusuff Tunde Gbonjubola, Ibrahim Ahmad Abubakar, Adekolurejo Tobi Elisha and Hassan Yusuf Ahmad

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:15

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  31. TheraTogs promotes proprioceptive sense of a child with cerebral palsy and improves abnormal muscle tone, posture alignment, balance, and gait. Therefore, the aim of this study was to investigate the efficacy ...

    Authors: Shamekh Mohamed El-Shamy and Ehab Mohamed Abd El Kafy

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:12

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  32. Muscle weakness is a widespread problem in children with Erb’s palsy as it can cause changes in muscle architecture parameters, which can be detected by ultrasonography. This study was conducted to determine t...

    Authors: Ahmed Saad Awad, Mostafa Soliman Ali and Mohamed Ismail Elassal

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:11

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  33. CAPOS syndrome (cerebellar ataxia, areflexia, pescavus, optic atrophy, and sensorineural hearing loss) is a rare congenital autosomal dominant disorder. The resulting neurological sequelae of impairments are p...

    Authors: Shailesh Gardas and Aishwarya Mahajan

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:8

    Content type: Case Report

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  34. Hemiplegic cerebral palsy (CP) enormously affects the quadriceps and hamstring muscles. It causes weakness in the affected lower-extremity muscles in addition to muscle imbalance and inadequate power productio...

    Authors: Rania G. Hegazy, Amr Almaz Abdel-aziem, Eman I. El Hadidy and Yosra M. Ali

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:6

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  35. A decrease in muscular activation of the knee and ankle is one of the primary reasons for pes planus. The muscle strength of the knee and ankle in patients with pes planus may affect the performance tests whic...

    Authors: Serkan Bakırhan, Nuray Elibol, Mehmet Özkeskin and Fatih Özden

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:4

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  36. The pain, fear of movement, and disability are interrelated parameters that may adversely affect the individual in terms of medical and social aspects. This relationship has not been well studied in shoulder p...

    Authors: Fatih Özden, Nazan Tuğay, Özgür Nadiye Karaman, Cem Yalın Kilinç and Baki Umut Tuğay

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:2

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  37. Handgrip strength (HGS) and pinch strengths (PS) are the common measures to evaluate hand function and predict general health. Normative values of HGS, PS, and prediction equations of HGS for healthy young adu...

    Authors: Afaf Ahmed Mohamed Shaheen, Mohammed Taher Ahmed Omar and Olfat Ibrahim Ali

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:1

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  38. Physiotherapists are prone to develop work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs). Region wise distribution and frequency of work disturbance have been studied in physiotherapists but exploration of the pro...

    Authors: Vivek H. Ramanandi and Anjan R. Desai

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2021 26:3

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  39. Adequate and efficient standing postural balance is key for functional walking and handling abilities in children with spastic diplegia. This study was designed to evaluate the effect of kinesiotape applied on...

    Authors: Samar Sami Ibrahim, Emam Hassan EL-Negmy, Amina Salem Hindawii and Nahla M. Ibrahim

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2020 25:13

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  40. Social media has become an almost essential part of daily life, especially among college students. The wide use of social media by students makes it an attractive tool for educational institutions. Therefore, ...

    Authors: Afaf A. M. Shaheen, Fatim F. Alanazi, Lama B. Alrashid, Raghad A. Almadani, Shaden S. Altamrah, Shahad Z. Almusallam, Syamala Buragadda and Ganeswararao Melam

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2020 25:15

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  41. Children with Down syndrome (DS) are characterized by hypotonia resulting in reduced grip and pinch strength. This study aimed to investigate the influence of shoulder stabilization exercises on hand grip stre...

    Authors: Noha Elserty and Eman Wagdy

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2020 25:14

    Content type: Original Research Article

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  42. Children with cerebral palsy (CP) are at risk for respiratory dysfunction. Early initiation of pulmonary rehabilitation in addition to conventional physical therapy may result in improvement and maintenance of...

    Authors: Eman H. El Banna, Eman I. El Hadidy and Walaa M. Ali

    Citation: Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy 2020 25:18

    Content type: Review

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