Hydrotherapy for the Treatment of Pain in People with Multiple Sclerosis: A Randomized Controlled Trial

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Castro-Sánchez, Adelaida María ; Matarán-Peñarrocha, Guillermo A. ; Lara-Palomo, Inmaculada ; Saavedra-Hernández, Manuel ; Arroyo-Morales, Manuel ; Moreno-Lorenzo, Carmen (2012)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, volume 2,012 (issn: 1741-427X, eissn: 1741-4288)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2012/473963, pmc: PMC3138085
  • Subject: Other systems of medicine | Research Article | RZ201-999 | Article Subject

Background. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic demyelinating neurological disease. Several studies have reported that complementary and alternative therapies can have positive effects against pain in these patients. Objective. The objective was to investigate the effe... View more
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