The effectiveness of a back school program in lower limb amputees: a randomized controlled study


Anaforoglu B., ERBAHÇECİ F., AKSEKİLİ M. A. E.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.46, no.4, pp.1122-1129, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1503-131
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1122-1129

Abstract

Background/aim: A few studies have been carried out in lower limb amputees (LLAs) and they examined the incidence of and reasons for low back pain. The aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of a back school program in LLAs with mechanical low back pain (MLBP).