Preoperative pain neurophysiology education for lumbar radiculopathy: A randomized-controlled trial


SARAÇOĞLU İ. , Kaye I., Cingoz I. D. , AYDIN H. E.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, vol.67, no.3, pp.328-335, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 67 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/tftrd.2021.5495
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.328-335
  • Keywords: Chronic pain, low back pain, neurosurgery, pain neurophysiology education, patient education, radiculopathy, LOW-BACK-PAIN, NEUROSCIENCE EDUCATION, DISC SURGERY, FOLLOW-UP, REHABILITATION, EXERCISE, DISABILITY

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to investigate the postoperative short-term effectiveness of preoperative pain neurophysiology education on pain severity, kinesiophobia, and disability in patients undergoing lumbar surgery for radiculopathy.