EFFECTIVENESS OF WHOLE BODY VIBRATION IN A PATIENT WITH FIBROMYALGIA-A CASE REPORT

Eshani Mallick Eshani Mallick, Pankaj bajpai

Abstract


A 22 years female patient with chronic fibromyalgia  from the year 2011 came to National Institute for Locomotor Disabilities in Occupational therapy department for reducing pain and improving her endurance and functional status.Pretest using Fibromyalgia impact questionnaire,Brief pain inventory,Sleep scale from the medical outcomes study and Hospital anxiety and depression scale was conducted.A protocol of whole body vibration for fibromyalgia was given to the patient for 3months,5days a week.Posttest was done using the outcome measures for 2 times one at 1.5 months and other at the end of 3 months.After post test at 3months it was concluded that it reduced pain and also improved the endurance and functional status of the patient with fibromyalgia.


Keywords


noninflammatory musculoskeletal,temporomandibular

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