Education and Visual Information Improves Effectiveness of Ultrasound-Guided Local Injections on Shoulder Pain and Associated Anxiety Level A Randomized Controlled Study

KARKUCAK M., Cilesizoglu N., ÇAPKIN E., Can I., BATMAZ İ., KERİMOĞLU S., ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION, vol.95, no.1, pp.9-14, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objective Local injections are widely used in patients with a painful shoulder. The aim of this study was to evaluate the possible impact of patients' visual information on the effectiveness of ultrasound (US)-guided local injections on anxiety levels and shoulder pain.