Therapeutic Effects on CoDuSe versus Conventional Group Exercise for the Balance Management Multiple Sclerosis A Comparative Study

  • Thangavelu Karthikeyan
Keywords: multiple sclerosis, brain, spinal cord, psychiatric problems, CoDuSe group exercise program

Abstract

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a potentially disabling disease of the brain and spinal cord (central nervous system). This damage disrupts the ability of parts of the nervous system to communicate, resulting in a range of signs and symptoms, including physical, mental, and sometimes psychiatric problems. This is to compare conventional physiotherapy treatments with CoDuSe group exercise program for improving balance and reduce falls in subjects with multiple sclerosis. This study used outcomes were BBS and TUG scale. 30 patients were selected who met with the inclusion criteria. Group A- 15 patients – conventional physiotherapy techniques and Group B- 15 patients – CoDuSo group exercise program. The Mean difference of BBS for Group A and B is 18.4 & 7.6. The Mean difference of TUG for Group A and B is 45 & 38.6. The present study which concluded that the CODUSE group exercise which is better than conventional for the balance management of multiple sclerosis.

Published
2019-12-29
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