Volume : 7, Issue : 10, OCT 2021
TO STUDY THE EFFECT OF NAGS AND CONVENTIONAL TREATMENT ON PAIN AT AVAILABLE END RANGE IN CERVICAL SPINE
NEHA, SHEFALI KAPOOR, VIMAL TYAGI
Objective: This study aimed to investigate the effect of Mulligan Technique (NAGS) and conventional treatment on Pain at Available End Range in Cervical Spine.
Methods: A experimental study was done with 30 patients divided in the two groups. Patient in group A & group B were assessed and informed consent were taken. Patients in group A were given NAGS and conventional treatment & group B were given conventional treatment. Treatment was given for 7 days / week for 2 weeks. Data was collected by means of VAS, Goniometer. Four reading were taken at specific intervals i.e 0,1,7,14th day. Statistical Analysis was done and the results rejected Null Hypothesis & proved that there was statistical significance in improving Range Of Motion and Reducing VAS in Group A (Mulligan NAGs with Conventional therapy than Group B (only Conventional therapy).
Conclusion: The Study proved that Mulligan NAGs technique was effective than Conventional therapy in end range neck pain.
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