The effects of manual mobilisation on the mobility of the thoracic spine in patients with ankylosing spondylitis

Martin Sperling, Ingo H. Tarner, Ulf Müller-Ladner & Uwe Lange
Objective: To explore the effects of manual mobilisation on the thoracic spine mobility, respiratory function and disease activity in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS). Material/Methods: Two groups, each consisting of 12 patients, were treated with physiotherapy during inpatient therapy.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]