Do Turkish sufferers with lumbar disc herniation know physique mechanics?
J Again Musculoskelet Rehabil. 2017;30(four):835-840
Authors: Topcu SY
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: Most typical and essential explanation for the low again ache is lumbar disc herniation. Sufferers with lumbar disc herniation face with difficulties throughout each day actions because of the discount of bodily capabilities. To be able to keep each day actions with out ache and discomfort, the sufferers needs to be knowledgeable about correct positions and physique mechanics. The goal of the examine was to find out the information and the purposes of the sufferers with lumbar disc herniation about physique mechanics.
METHODS: This descriptive examine was performed with 75 sufferers with lumbar disc herniation in Edirne, Turkey. The inhabitants consisted of 75 sufferers who accepted to take part within the examine. Within the assortment of knowledge the questionnaire, which was developed in keeping with literature by the researcher, was used. Descriptive statistics, pupil t-test, variance and correlation evaluation had been used for evaluation of the info. The importance stage was accepted at zero.05.
RESULTS: It was discovered that 53.three% of the sufferers skilled terrible/very extreme ache. and there have been some factors that the sufferers have sufficient details about; mobilisation, standing, carrying the products, leaning again whereas sitting, leaning someplace whereas standing, getting assist from the chair when standing up, avoiding sudden place adjustments, altering ft continuously whereas standing. It was detected statistical relation between academic stage and information about physique mechanics exists.
CONCLUSION: This examine exhibits that people with lumbar disc herniation haven’t sufficient details about physique mechanics they usually skilled long-term extreme ache. Nurses and different well being care staff have essential position in explaining the significance of physique mechanics to the sufferers and will encourage them to make use of that in each day life.
PMID: 28387658 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]