Effectiveness of Flutter Kicks in Patients with Low Back Pains

  • Vijay Krishna Kumar Department of Physiotherapy, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore, India
  • Thunga Priya. S Department of Physiotherapy, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore, India
  • Visalakshi. H. Subramanian Department of Physiotherapy, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore, India
Keywords: Mobility of the spine, Oswestry low back, Low back pain, Flutter kicks, Physiotherapy treatment

Abstract

Pain is a defence mechanism designed to make the subject protect an injured part from further damage. Low back pain (LBP), perhaps more accurately called as Lumbago or lumbosacral pain or lower back pain, which occurs below the 12th rib and above the gluteal folds. Low back pain is the 5th most common reason for physician visits, which affects nearly 60-80% of people throughout their lifetime.  The study was experimental, with 50 samples selected conveniently. Data was collected by using Oswestry Low Back Pain Disability Questionnaire. It has been proved significant that there is Average improvement of 45.96. The result of experimenting the effectiveness of flutter kicks among 50 individuals on the lower back both in supine and prone is proved significantly effective on the patients who has undergone the treatment for five sessions of 5 days. There is a significant improvement in the pain, range of motion, mobility of the spine, activities of daily living who underwent FLUTTER KICK exercises for both Abdomen and the Lower Back. LBP has as become the highest in all the participants.

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Published
2020-09-08
How to Cite
Kumar, V. K., Priya. S, T., & Subramanian, V. H. (2020). Effectiveness of Flutter Kicks in Patients with Low Back Pains. The International Journal of Health and Medicines (TIJOHAM), 1(1), 18-26. Retrieved from https://www.growingscholar.org/journal/index.php/TIJOHAM/article/view/57
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