Vol. 3, Issue 3 (2018)
Effect of ultrasound, massage therapy and exercises on de-quervain’s tenosynovitis
Author(s): Suresh TN, Pill Kecha
Abstract: Objective: To find out the effect of ultrasound, massage and exercises on the De quervain’s tenosynovitis. Description on Condition was known as De quervain’s tenosynovitis which having painful on their wrist aspect of radial and thumb with the difficult of ROM due to cause by repeat and over usefully active. Diagnosis Confirms Finkelstein test was done and ROM for Universal goniometry. Treatments using Ultrasound, Massage Therapy and Exercise Therapy. Clinical features 2O years old young girl effect by de quervain’s tenosynovitis and having a pain,warms,ROM normal but having pain full in active movement condition. Result: The ultra sound, massage and exercises are effect on de quervain tenosynovitis. According VAS the subject had 6 in pre-test and later post test come on VAS 2 within a week. But the range of motion of thumb was normal by using universal goniometry measured. Conclusion: It was conclusive that the De- quervain’s tendon inflamed condition the ultra sound was effect and massage, exercises are also effects. It was observed as well as the single case study.