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Effect of motor control exercises versus graded activity in patients with chronic nonspecific low back pain: a randomized controlled trial.
Veenhof C, Koke AJA, Dekker J, Oostendorp RA, Bijlsma JWJ, van Tulder MW, van den Ende CHM (2006) Effectiveness of behavioral graded activity in patients with osteoarthritis of the hip and/or knee: A randomized clinical trial Arthritis and Rheumatism 55: 925-934.
HAVE any of your readers with ME (also known as chronic fatigue syndrome) tried graded exercise therapy, graded activity therapy or exercise on prescription?
Earlier research has shown that both behavioural graded activity and physiotherapy intervention according the Dutch guideline (Vogels et al 2001) result in benefits in terms of pain and physical function measured by WOMAC (Veenhof et al 2006).