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Research Article
Published On: March 12, 2020

Identification of the Frailty Syndrome in the Elderly - A Cross-Sectional Study

Barbosa SRM, Magnani KL, Oliveira Junior SA, Paiva MG,Araújo MGR and Guerino MR*
The aim of the study was characterized the frailty syndrome in community-dwelling elderly individuals in Brazil, according to the main sociodemographic, physical, and mental health variables....

Research Article
Published On: June 9, 2020

Effects of Massage Over the Psychophysiological Aspects of Acute Muscle Fatigue

Antonino GB, Guerino MR*, Montenegro JEN, Ferreira APL, de Araújo MGR and Neto CFM
Purpose: The aim of the study was to analyse the behaviour of the anterior deltoid muscle induced by an isometric contraction and its response to the therapeutic massage, using the surface Electromyography (EMG), Visual Analogic Scale (VAS) and Pain Pressure Threshold (PPT)....

Research Article
Published On: August 3, 2020

Satisfaction of Individuals with Selected Musculoskeletal Disorders with Physiotherapy Care at a Tertiary Hospital in Nigeria

Omoyemi O*
Patient-centered health care is now the dominant paradigm in health service delivery and as such patient satisfaction has emerged as an important patient focused indicator of the quality of patient care [1-4]. Patients’ views about their health care are of importance to clinicians and form one of three key elements of evidenced-based physiotherapy practice [4]....