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Effect of Prayer-Based Movements on Pain and Endurance of Flexor Muscles in Patients with Non-specific Chronic Low Back Pain
A. Jokarborzabad1, Z. Karimi2, P. Yazdanpanah3, N. Roustaei4, S. Mohammadhossini *5
1- Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, School of Nursing, Yasuj University of Medical Sciences, Yasuj, Iran, yasuj
2- Department of Operating Room, School of Paramedicine, Yasuj University of Medical Sciences, Yasuj, Iran, yasuj
3- Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilition , Yasuj University of Medical Sciences, Yasuj, Iran, yasuj
4- Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Health and Nutrition Sciences, Yasuj University of Medical Sciences, Yasuj, Iran, yasuj
5- Department of Operating Room, School of Paramedicine, Yasuj University of Medical Sciences, Yasuj, Iran , mohammadhossini.s@yums.ac.ir
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Aims: Chronic non-specific low back pain is the most common chronic lower back pain, and developing a therapeutic and rehabilitative plan to more rapidly mend patients with lower back pain has always been discussed. The present study aimed to determine the effect of prayer-based movements on pain and endurance of flexor muscles in patients with non-specific chronic low back pain.
Materials & Methods: This quasi-experimental study was conducted on all the patients with a chronic non-specific LBP referring to Shahid Mofatteh Clinic No. 1 in Yasuj, 2020. According to block random assignment, Sixty-six patients were divided into two groups of the intervention and control. In the intervention group, prayer-based exercises were performed three sessions a week for eight weeks. The control group was not instructed. The demographic questionnaire and Quebec back pain disability scale were used to measure pain, and the maintain the 60° angle test was used to collect data before intervention; the visual pain measurement scale was used immediately after the intervention, and the endurance test of spine flexor muscles performed at the angle of 60° was used a week after the intervention. The collected data were analyzed by SPSS 21 using descriptive statistics and statistical tests of Paired T, Mann-Whitney, Independent T, Wilcoxon, Chi-square, and Shapiro-Wilk.
Findings: There was no significant difference between the two groups in terms of pain severity and endurance of the flexor muscles at the starting point (p>0.05). The comparisons of the mean immediately and a week after the intervention were significant (p<0.05).
Conclusion: Prayer-based exercises effectively affect pain severity and endurance of flexor muscles in patients with non-chronic lower back pain.
Keywords: prayer -based exercise [MeSH], prayer [MeSH], pain [MeSH], the endurance of patients' flexor muscles [MeSH], chronic non-specific lower back pain [MeSH],
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Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2020/12/22 | Accepted: 2021/01/11 | Published: 2021/05/25
* Corresponding Author Address: yasuj
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Jokarborzabad A, Karimi Z, Yazdanpanah P, Roustaei N, Mohammadhossini S. Effect of Prayer-Based Movements on Pain and Endurance of Flexor Muscles in Patients with Non-specific Chronic Low Back Pain. J Clinic Care Skill. 2021; 2 (2) :57-61
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