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  1. Content type: Research article

    In a clinical science-based profession such as physiotherapy, research is mandatory to update knowledge and to provide cost-effective, high quality treatments. This study aimed to provide point prevalence of I...

    Authors: Stefano Vercelli, Elisa Ravizzotti and Matteo Paci

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2018 8:1

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  2. Content type: Research article

    Children with cerebral palsy (CP) are less physically active and more sedentary than other children which implies risk factors for their physical and mental health. Physical activity on prescription (PAP) is a...

    Authors: Katarina Lauruschkus, Inger Hallström, Lena Westbom, Åsa Tornberg and Eva Nordmark

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:13

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  3. Content type: Review

    Cervicogenic dizziness (CGD) is a clinical syndrome characterized by the presence of dizziness and associated neck pain. There are no definitive clinical or laboratory tests for CGD and therefore CGD is a diag...

    Authors: Alexander S. Reiley, Frank M. Vickory, Sarah E. Funderburg, Rachel A. Cesario and Richard A. Clendaniel

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:12

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Side alternating vibration training (SAVT) is a mechanical oscillation using a vibrating platform that simulates exercise. We hypothesized that patients with mitochondrial myopathies, who experience muscle wea...

    Authors: Christopher Newell, Barbara Ramage, Ion Robu, Jane Shearer and Aneal Khan

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:10

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  5. Content type: Research article

    The study was designed to evaluate and compare the effectiveness of 12-week open, closed and combined kinetic-chain exercises (OKCE, CKCE and CCE) on quadriceps muscle strength and thigh girth of patients with...

    Authors: Oladapo Michael Olagbegi, Babatunde Olusola Adegoke and Adesola Christiana Odole

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:9

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  6. Content type: Research article

    Physiotherapy has been shown to reduce the risk of disability among stroke patients. Poor adherence to physiotherapy can negatively affect outcomes and healthcare cost. However, very little is known about barr...

    Authors: Mercy Nketia-Kyere, Genevieve Cecilia Aryeetey, Justice Nonvignon and Moses Aikins

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:8

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  7. Content type: Research article

    Bangladesh has an estimated 17 million adults with disabilities. A significant proportion of them are believed to have locomotor disabilities. There are over 300 non-governmental organizations providing differ...

    Authors: Ilias Mahmud, Lynda Clarke and George B. Ploubidis

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:7

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  8. Content type: Research article

    Motion capture virtual reality-based rehabilitation has become more common. However, therapists face challenges to the implementation of virtual reality (VR) in clinical settings. Use of motion capture technol...

    Authors: Shane Chanpimol, Bryant Seamon, Haniel Hernandez, Michael Harris-Love and Marc R. Blackman

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:6

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  9. Content type: Research article

    Effective control of non-communicable diseases and promotion of population-wide physical activity participation require the active engagement of health professionals. Physiotherapists and physicians, as part o...

    Authors: Adewale L. Oyeyemi, Adetoyeje Y. Oyeyemi, Rahana Y. Habib, Rashida B. Usman, Jasper U. Sunday and Zubair Usman

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:5

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  10. Content type: Case report

    Previous evidence suggests self-management programs for people with chronic pain improve knowledge and self-efficacy, but result in small to negligible changes in function. The purpose of this multiple case st...

    Authors: Jordan Miller, Joy C. MacDermid, Julie Richardson, David M. Walton and Anita Gross

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:4

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  11. Content type: Research article

    In Zimbabwe, a recent increase in the volume of research on recurrent non-specific low back pain (NSLBP) has revealed that adolescents are commonly affected. This is alarming to health professionals and parent...

    Authors: Matthew Chiwaridzo, Tafadzwa Nicole Chikasha, Nirmala Naidoo, Jermaine Matewu Dambi, Cathrine Tadyanemhandu, Nyaradzai Munambah and Precious Trish Chizanga

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:3

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  12. Content type: Research article

    Cardiac surgery is widely used in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. However, several complications can be observed during the postoperative period. Positive end expiratory pressure (PEEP) improves gas ...

    Authors: Vanessa Marques Ferreira Méndez, Mayron F. Oliveira, Adriana do Nascimento Baião, Patrícia Andrade Xavier, Carlos Gun, Priscila A. Sperandio and Iracema I. K. Umeda

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:2

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  13. Content type: Research article

    Nonadherence to treatment remains high among patients with musculoskeletal conditions with negative impact on the treatment outcomes, use of personal and cost of care. An active knowledge translation (KT) stra...

    Authors: Folarin Omoniyi Babatunde, Joy Christine MacDermid and Norma MacIntyre

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2017 7:1

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  14. Content type: Research article

    The shift of focus in outcome measures from mortality to assessment of functional status in intensive care unit (ICU) patients has resulted in the emergence of mobilisation of critically ill patients as a stan...

    Authors: Cathrine Tadyanemhandu and Shamila Manie

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2016 6:12

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  15. Content type: Meeting abstracts

    S1 Criteria for exercises selection in subjects with low back pain

    Authors: Alessandro Aina, Marco Barbero, Barbara Cagnie, Elena Castelli, Chad Cook, Silvano Ferrari, Andrea Foglia, Paolo Bizzarri, Donatella Giraudo, Chris Littlewood, Paolo Pillastrini, Daniele Piscitelli, Michele Romano, Andrea Tettamanti, Carla Vanti, Stefano Vercelli…

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2016 6(Suppl 1):11

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  16. Content type: Letter to the Editor

    The advent of social media such as Facebook has introduced new opportunities for knowledge sharing and professional networking. Currently, little is known on how physiotherapists participate in virtual communi...

    Authors: Stefano Vercelli

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2016 6:10

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  17. Content type: Review

    Patient-reported outcome measures can improve the management of patients with non-specific neck pain. The choice of measure greatly depends on its content and psychometric properties. Most questionnaires were ...

    Authors: Leonardo Pellicciari, Francesca Bonetti, Damiano Di Foggia, Mauro Monesi and Stefano Vercelli

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2016 6:9

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  18. Content type: Research article

    The Ponseti method of managing clubfoot was introduced in Zimbabwe in 2011. This followed massive training of health workers such as medical rehabilitation practitioners through a programme called the Zimbabwe...

    Authors: N. Munambah, M. Chiwaridzo and T. Mapingure

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2016 6:7

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  19. Content type: Research article

    The level of functioning in people discharged from hospital after hip arthroplasty is very heterogeneous and prognostic factors are not fully understood. The aim of this study was to determine the mean level o...

    Authors: Mattia Morri, Emanuela Natali and Daniele Tosarelli

    Citation: Archives of Physiotherapy 2016 6:6

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