Physiotherapy for sleep disturbance in people with chronic low back pain: results of a feasibility randomized controlled trial.

Jennifer Eadie, Alexander T van de Water, Chris Lonsdale, Mark A Tully, Willem van Mechelen, Colin A Boreham, Leslie Daly, Suzanne M McDonough, Deirdre A Hurley

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The high prevalence of sleep disturbance indicated the feasibility of good recruitment in future trials. The PSQI would be a suitable screening tool and outcome measure alongside an objective nonobtrusive sleep outcome measure. The effectiveness of physiotherapy for sleep disturbance in CLBP warrants investigation in a fully powered randomized controlled trial.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2083-92
JournalArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 2013


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