Flotation for the Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis
The overall goal of this presentation is to demonstrate the interdisciplinary approach of health professionals and how we are investigating the benefits of using a flotation tank in the treatment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is one of a large group of diseases in which inflammatory changes and pain are the major features. The effects of these changes on patient mobility and function are so profound that they cause significant changes in the patient’s ability to earn a living, as well as his/her social status.
KeywordsRheumatoid Arthritis Visual Analogue Score Pain Questionnaire McGill Pain Questionnaire Present Pain Intensity
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