Vol. 5, Issue 6, Part B (2017)
Comparative evaluation of effects of Hijama bila Shart and tens in Wajaur raqaba (Cervical spondylosis)
Author(s): Mohammad Tausif, Hamid Ali and Abuzar Lari
Abstract: This study was conducted as an open, randomized, controlled, clinical study on 50 patients with 25 each in test and control group. Test group was treated with Hijama bila Shart and control group with TENS on alternate days, total 8 sittings were done in 15 days. The objective findings of pre and post treatment were assessed with the help of VAS and Vernon & Mior Cervical Spine Questionnaire.This study reveals that Hijama in test group and TENS in control group were found highly significant in the treatment of Wajaur raqaba (Cervical spondylosis). In fact a more reduction in mean score (In pain as well as in neck disability) was found in the test group than the control group and the intergroup comparison also shows that a significant difference exist between the groups, which signifies that Hijama has superior effect on TENS therapy in the treatment of Wajaur raqaba (Cervical spondylosis) on short term basis.
How to cite this article:
Mohammad Tausif, Hamid Ali and Abuzar Lari. Comparative evaluation of effects of Hijama bila Shart and tens in Wajaur raqaba (Cervical spondylosis). International Journal of Herbal Medicine. 2017; 5(6): 114-118.