The efficacy of balneotherapy and mud-pack therapy in patients with knee osteoarthritis

Evcik D., Kavuncu V., Yeter A., Yigit I.

JOINT BONE SPINE, vol.74, no.1, pp.60-65, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 74 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jbspin.2006.03.009
  • Journal Name: JOINT BONE SPINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.60-65
  • Keywords: knee osteoarthritis, balneotherapy, mud-pack therapy, SPA THERAPY, SERUM-LEVELS, FOLLOW-UP
  • Kütahya Health Sciences University Affiliated: No


Objectives: Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a common chronic degenerative disorder. There are various treatment modalities. This study was planned to investigate the efficacy of balneotherapy, mud-pack therapy in patients with knee OA.