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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 95 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/phm.0000000000000305
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.9-14

Abstract

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.