The effects of the Mulligan concept in ankylosing spondylitis: a report of two cases


Baglan-Yentur S., Mete O. , TUNA Z., TUFAN A., OSKAY D.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERAPY AND REHABILITATION, cilt.26, 2019 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 26 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.12968/ijtr.2018.0068
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERAPY AND REHABILITATION

Özet

Introduction/Aims The first complaint in ankylosing spondylitis is usually sacroiliac joint pain and morning stiffness. Aside from inflammation, sacroiliac joint pain is related to joint damage and mechanical stress. Many different methods are applied in the treatment of sacroiliac joint pain. This study aimed to investigate the effects of sacroiliac joint mobilisation on pain, function and mobility in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.