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TENS Reduces Movement-Evoked Pain in People With CLBP

2019-09-20 03:46:46 | BioPortfolio

Summary

In this cross-over study 25 patients with chronic low back pain (CLBP) were tested for pain relief in 2 conditions: while using the Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) application and without using it. Primary outcome: Movement-Evoked Pain (MEP). This was measured using the Back Performance Scale (BPS) and a 5-minute walk test (5MWT). Participants performed 5 functional tasks and were asked to rate their pain before, during, and after each movement on a numeric rating score scale. The same principle will be used for the 5MWT: for each walking-minute, 3 pain measurements will be assessed.

Study Design

Conditions

Chronic Low-back Pain

Intervention

HeatTens (HV-F311-E)

Location

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Brussel
Jette
Belgium
1090

Status

Completed

Source

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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