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Should exercises be painful in the management of chronic musculoskeletal pain? A systematic review and meta-analysis (2017)

Smith, B. E., Hendrick, P., Smith, T. O., Bateman, M., Moffatt, F., Rathleff, M. S., Selfe, J., & Logan, P. (2017). Should exercises be painful in the management of chronic musculoskeletal pain? A systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 51(23), 1679-1687.

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There are still many unanswered questions regarding how much pain is safe during musculoskeletal rehabilitation. This piece summarizes findings from a systematic review and meta-analysis that sought to determine if painful exercise is superior compar ...

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Population:

Adult

Discipline:

PT

Diagnosis:

Chronic Pain