Indian Journal of Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy-An International Journal

Indian Journal of Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy-An International Journal

Publisher: Dr. R.K. Sharma Institute of Medico-Legal Publications
Editor: Dr. R.K. Sharma
Online ISSN: 0973-5674, Print ISSN: 0973-5666
Frequency: Quarterly


The "Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy" has commenced publication since 2006. it will be published four times in a year. The journal is indexed vide ISSN 0973-5666 (print Version) and ISSN 0973-5674 (Electronic Issue). All the issues of the journal would be available in print and electronic form. The journal is a peer reviewed journal. The purpose of the journal is to bring latest research about the field of physiotherapy & occupational therapy. The journal welcomes scientific articles, news, group discussions and information about latest equipments. The journal wishes to promote growing needs of scientific disciplines of physiotherapy & occupational therapy.

Table of Contents

Vol 14, No 1 (2020)


Difference between Learning Style Preferences among Second Year MBBS and Second Year Engineering Students from Metropolitan City
Aishwarya S. Parmar, Pooja H. Balsara, Shailaja S. Jaywant
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 1-6
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Comparison between Surged Faradic Current and Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) on Myofascial Trigger Points in Trapezius
Akanksha A. Nalawade, Poonam H. Patil
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 7-13
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Prevalence of Myofascial Trigger Points in Brachioradialis, Biceps Brachii, Triceps Brachii, Supinator and Extensor Carpi Radialis Brevis in Lateral Epicondylitis
Amita Aggarwal, Jenit Daniel, Tushar J. Palekar
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 14-18
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Upper Limb Fitness Testing in Gymnasium Going People
Amita Aggarwal, Benji Abraham, Tushar J. Palekar
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 19-22
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Effect of Backward Walking in Subjects with Mechanical Neck Pain
Anjali Yagnik, Radhika Chintamani
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 23-29
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Effect of Structured Bladder Training in Urinary Incontinence
Asavari J. Gaikwad, Suraj B. Kanase
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 30-36
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Prevalence of Foot and Ankle Pain among Housekeeping Staffs–A Cross Sectional Study
C. M. Ayshath Munazila, K. M. Shirin Shahana, Merlin Rajan, K. R. Sandeep, Mudasir Rashid Baba
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 37-42
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Documented Physiotherapeutic Approach in Post Corrective Osteotomy Procedure for Gunstock Deformity Caused by Old Supracondylar Fracture Malunion
B. Niharika, D. Sidharth
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 43-48
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Effect of Wobble Board Exercises on Star Excursion Balance Test in Athletes of Belagavi-An Experimental Study
Basavaraj Motimath, Sadhvi Koyande
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 49-54
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The Relationship between Emotional Status, Pain, Severity of Osteoarthritis on Radiograph and Quality of Life in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis
Bharati Asgaonkar, Neha T. Ghugare
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 55-61
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Quality of Life using EORTC QLQ C-30 and EORTC QLQ BR-23 Marathi Version in Post-Operative Breast Cancer Women from Rural Region of Maharashtra
Chaitali S. Shinde, Aashirwad A. Mahajan, Pranjal P. Sonawane
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 62-67
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Effects of Proprioceptive Training on Agility Performance in Male Football Players
Charmi Salot, P. Sathya
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 68-72
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Rehabilitation of a Diabetic Amputee:Sequelae, Impact and Effect on the Precious Limb
Coelho Victor, Amit Tirkey, Deepak Abraham, George Tharion, Nihal Thomas, J. P. Muliyil, John C. Muthusami
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 73-77
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Prevalence of Depression, Anxiety & Stress among First Year Students in Physiotherapy Colleges at Bangalore, India
Deependra Gautam, Sushil Chandra Aryal, T. D. Ashini Dilhara Fernando, Tasmiya Afza, Tanna Rushil Deepak, Yogendra Singh Airee, Diker Dev Joshi
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 78-82
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Dynamic Sitting Exercise versus Spinal Extension Exercise on Pain, Lumbar Mobility and Quality of Life in Adults with Mechanical Low Back Pain
Dibyadarshini Das, R. Venkatesan
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 83-87
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Effectiveness of Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization in Management of Athletes with Gleno-Humeral Internal Rotation Deficit
Divya Gohil, Aditi Swami, Gaurang Baxi, Zaid Tai, Rajas Edgaonkar, Tushar Palekar
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 88-93
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Effect of Fast Tempo Vocal and Instrumental Music on Cardiovascular Parameters, Perceived Exertion and Stress Rate During High Intensity Interval Training in Asymptomatic Subjects:A Randomized Clinical Trial
B. R. Ganesh, Surya Krishnanunni
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 94-100
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Immediate Effects of Kinesio Taping on Lung Functions, Chest Expansion and Dyspnoea in COPD Patients
Gaurang Baxi, Pooja Singh, Soumik Basu, Mohammed Ubaid Khan, Tushar Palekar
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 101-105
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Health Related Quality of Life among Bank Workers in Punjab:A Comparison with Normal Healthy Subjects
Japinderjit Kaur, Ramesh Chandra Patra, Animesh Hazari, Biswajit Kanungo
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 106-109
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Comparison of Endurance between Trained University Level Cricketers, Untrained University Level Cricketers and Non-Cricketers
Jyoti S. Jeevannavar, K. Meheboob Sheik, Jahagirdar Shivani Sanjeev
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 110-114
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Obstetric Brachial Plexus Palsy – A Retrospective Data Analysis
Jyoti S. Jeevannavar, Sangeeta Appannavar, Sushma Kulkarni
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 115-117
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The Prevalence of Musculoskeletal Problems in Architects
Manasi Desai, Prachi Kapdule
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 118-123
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Relationship between Anthropometric Parameters and Jumping ability among Male Undergraudate College Students-A Cross Sectional Study
C. T. Muhammad Jabir, S. Padmakumar
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 124-127
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Latent Trigger Point Therapy for Smartphone Users
Namrata Mehta, R. V. Vijayakumar
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 128-134
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Comparison of Handwriting Legibility and Visual Motor Integration in Different Age Groups
Nanaki Singh, Shubha Arora
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 135-140
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A Study to Compare the Effect of Inverse Ratio Breathing and Diaphragmatic Breathing on Pulmonary Functions in Obese Female–An Interventional Study
Nidhi Ved, Pragna Gondaliya, Nikhil Aggarwal
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 141-147
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Effect of Muscle Energy Technique with Deep Friction Massage on Pain, Disability and Internal Rotation Range of Motion of Hip Joint in Individuals with Piriformis Syndrome
Nithya Narayanan Kutty, Saad Siddeeque, Heiskrujam Tamphaibema, Azharuddin, Nishanth Othayoth, C. P. Bineesh
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 148-153
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Effect of Secondary Motor Task on Performance of Stair Descent in People with Idiopathic Parkinson’s Disease
Paliwal Chetali
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 154-159
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A Computer Game- Assisted Repetitive Task Practice based Upper Extremity Therapy Program for Children with Spastic Unilateral Cerebral Palsy:A Single Case Study
Parmar Sanjay, Anuprita Kanitkar, Tony Szturm, Neha Gaonkar, Bhavana Ankolekar
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 160-166
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Effect of Combined Pallof Press and Kegels Training for Urinary Incontinence in Multigravida Women and Quality of Life
Pinky Maria Jose, R. V. Vijaya Kumar
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 167-171
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Role of Early Physiotherapy to Enhance Functional Ability in a Patient with Bipolar Latissimus Dorsi Myocutaneous Flap Transfer at the Elbow:A Case Report
Pooja Sethi, Mukesh Kumar Sharma, Shivani Ahuja
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 172-179
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Immediate Effect of Muscle Energy Technique on Quadratus Lumborum Muscle in Patients with Non-Specific Low Back Pain
Poonam Tawrej, Ravinder Kaur, Snehal Ghodey
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 180-184
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Assessment of Body Coordination, Strength and Agility Using Bruininks- Oseretsky Test of Motor Proficiency (BOT-2) in Overweight and Obese Children Aged 7-12 Years
Preeti Gazbare, Shivani Deshmukh, Tushar J. Palekar, Neena Varghese, Blessy Abraham, Gurjit Singh, Roopa Desai
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 185-189
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The Effect of Mobilization of an Asymptomatic Cervical Spine on Shoulder Pain, Shoulder Range of Motion and Shoulder disability in Patients with Shoulder Pain
Ronika Agrawal, Gayatri Karandikar- Agashe
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 196-201
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Age and Gender- Related Test Performance in Community Dwelling Elderly Population: Six-Minute Step Test and Four Square Step Test
Ruchi Choudhary
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 202-206
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To Evaluate Scapulohumeral Rhythm in Scapular Dyskinesia in Software Professionals with Neck Pain
S. Devi Sree
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 207-212
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To Compare the Skilled based Physical Fitness Such as Agility, Power and Speed between the Young College Male Basketball and Football Players
Rajal B. Sukhiyaji, Zeel Patel
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 190-195
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Prevalence of Recreational Interest in Geriatric Population
Sanket R. Thorat, Suraj Kanase
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 213-216
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Perception of Physiotherapists about the Effectiveness of Therapeutic Ultrasound
Sapna Bachani, Muhammad Saad Khan, Muhammad Riaz Baig Chughtai
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 221-226
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Improving Upper Limb Function in a Person with Stroke Using Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation Approach:A Case Study
Santhakumar Haripriya, Samuel Sanjay Eapen, Sanil Rashmi Raghu
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 217-220
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Comparison of Immidiate Effect of Hold-Relax Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation and Foam Roller Exercise on Tight Hamstring Muscle in School Going Children”–An Experimental Study
Sarfraj Khan, Harmisha Kanpariya, Dixita Nanda
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 227-232
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Effect of Accu Tens with Accu Band on Nausea, Vomiting, Retching and Quality of Life in Early Pregnancy
Shital Babruwan Ghule, T. Sureshkumar
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 233-238
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Effect of Dynamo-Static Splint on Post Operative Knee Stiffness
Shubham Kamble, Trupti Yadav
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 239-244
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Fall Prevention by Otago Exercise Program based on Health Belief Model in Community-Dwelling Older Persons
Songvut Punlomso, Phitthaya Srimuang, Kukiat Tudpor
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 245-252
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Comparative Study of Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilisation Vs Ischemic Compression in Myofascial Trigger Points on Upper Trapezius Muscle in Professional Badminton Players
Soumik Basu, Rajas Edgaonkar, Gaurang Baxi, Tushar J. Palekar, M. Vijayakumar, Aditi Swami, Mohammad Zaid Tai
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 253-258
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Proprioceptive and Functional Outcome of the Knee in Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction of a Preserved Remnant Tissue
I. Srikanth, S. M. Shishir, S. Yamamalini, Najimudeen Syed
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 259-264
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Cross-Sectional Study to Identify Iliotibial Band Syndrome Causes among Treadmill Runners and Its Impact on Functional Activities
Sukanya Baruah, R. V. Vijayakumar
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 265-270
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Effect of Chalk Dust Exposure on PEFR and CAT in School Teachers
Sukhada Prabhu, Manasi Desai, Samiksha Harer
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 271-276
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Effectiveness of Reaction Time Training & Physical Exercises on Rt & Quality of Life of Epileptics-A Case Series
Vaijanti Jain
 Vol 14, No 1 (2020), Pagination: 277-283
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