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High Intensity Laser Therapy (Classes IV) and Ibuprofen Gel Phonophoresis for Treating Knee Osteoarthritis

2020-03-29 04:04:50 | BioPortfolio

Summary

A total of 80 patients with knee osteoarthritis (KOA) aged between fourty five and seventy years will be recruited by simple random sampling to participate in two group, randomized, double blind, controlled study. Recruited patients will be randomly divided in to two groups high intensity-laser therapy (HILT) group and ibuprofen gel phonophoresis (IGP) group. Duration of the treatment will be 8 minutes in one session/knee joint for each day for 3 days/week for 8 weeks.The pain and quality of life will be assessed at the baseline and at the end of 8-week post-intervention period.

Study Design

Conditions

Osteo Arthritis Knee

Intervention

High Intensity LASER Therapy, Ibuprofen gel phonophoresis

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Maharishi Markendeswar University

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