Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/10321/163
Title: The relative effectiveness of three treatment protocols in the treatment of medial tibial stress syndrome type II
Authors: Payne, Liza 
Keywords: Chiropractic;Acupuncture;Electroacupuncture
Issue Date: 2007
Abstract: 
Objective:
The aim of this study was to investigate the relative effectiveness of TENS, versus, needling, versus Electro-needling in the treatment of MTSS.

First objective
The first objective was to evaluate the effectiveness of TENS therapy on MTSS with respect to the patients subjective and objective responses to the treatment.

Second Objective
The second objective was to evaluate the effectiveness of needling therapy on MTSS, with respect to the patient’s subjective and objective responses to the treatment.

Third Objective
The third objective was to evaluate the effects of electro-needling on MTSS, with respect to the patients’ subjective and objective responses to the treatment.

Fourth Objective
The fourth objective was to integrate the subjective and objective data collected in order to determine the viability of each of the therapies in comparison to one another as treatment options of MTSS.
Description: 
A dissertation presented in partial compliance with the requirements for the Master's Degree in Technology: Chiropractic, Durban University of Technology, Durban, South Africa, 2007.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10321/163
DOI: https://doi.org/10.51415/10321/163
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