The effectiveness of exercise therapy for ankylosing spondylitis: a review.

Exercise therapy is an important component of current standard therapy for patients with ankylosing spondylitis. The purpose of this review is to provide important guidelines when prescribing exercises by reviewing articles evaluating the effectives and usefulness of exercise therapy in patients with ankylosing spondylosis.

Wang CY, Chiang PY, Lee HS, Wei JC.  The effectiveness of exercise therapy for ankylosing spondylitis: a review.  Int J Rheum Dis. 2009 Sep;12(3):207-10

Principles of Exercise Rehabilitation

Join Lee Herrington to explore the fundamentals of physical stress theory, the effects of loading, mobility and rigidity and the influence of pain, to improve the foundations of all your…