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Physiotherapy Rehabilitation for Osteoporotic VErtebral fracture trial (PROVE)
Project title: Physiotherapy Rehabilitation for Osteoporotic VErtebral fracture trial (PROVE)
Call to action: 10/99 Physiotherapy for osteoporotic vertebral fracture
Research type: Primary Research
Chief investigator: Professor Karen Barker
Lead Author: Professor Karen Barker
Contractor: University of Oxford
Co-investigators: Associate Professor Muhammad Javaid, Dr Catherine Minns Lowe, Dr Helen Campbell, Mrs Fiona Rochford, Mrs Meredith Newman, Professor Cyrus Cooper, Professor Nigel Stallard, Professor Sarah Lamb.
Started: January 2013 | Status: Published August 2019
In this trial, neither manual nor exercise therapy showed benefit over a single physiotherapy session on quality of life or muscle endurance at 1 year in osteoporotic vertebral fracture.
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