High Intensity Laser Therapy (Classes IV) and Ibuprofen Gel Phonophoresis for Treating Knee Osteoarthritis
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04320914|
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : March 25, 2020
Last Update Posted : April 10, 2020
Maharishi Markendeswar University (Deemed to be University)
Maharishi Markandeshwar Medical College and Hospital, Kumarhatti, Solan
Himachal Pradesh Council for Science Technology and Environment (HIMCOSTE)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Asir John Samuel, Maharishi Markendeswar University (Deemed to be University)
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Not yet recruiting|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||October 2021|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||April 2022|
Publications of Results:
Larkin KA, Martin JS, Zeanah EH, True JM, Braith RW, Borsa PA. Limb blood flow after class 4 laser therapy. J Athl Train. 2012 Mar-Apr;47(2):178-83.
de Matos Brunelli Braghin R, Libardi EC, Junqueira C, Rodrigues NC, Nogueira-Barbosa MH, Renno ACM, Carvalho de Abreu DC. The effect of low-level laser therapy and physical exercise on pain, stiffness, function, and spatiotemporal gait variables in subjects with bilateral knee osteoarthritis: a blind randomized clinical trial. Disabil Rehabil. 2019 Dec;41(26):3165-3172. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2018.1493160. Epub 2018 Oct 16.
Altman R, Asch E, Bloch D, Bole G, Borenstein D, Brandt K, Christy W, Cooke TD, Greenwald R, Hochberg M, et al. Development of criteria for the classification and reporting of osteoarthritis. Classification of osteoarthritis of the knee. Diagnostic and Therapeutic Criteria Committee of the American Rheumatism Association. Arthritis Rheum. 1986 Aug;29(8):1039-49.
Loyola-Sánchez A, Richardson J, Beattie KA, Otero-Fuentes C, Adachi JD, MacIntyre NJ. Effect of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound on the cartilage repair in people with mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis: a double-blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled pilot study. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2012 Jan;93(1):35-42. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2011.07.196.