Priority 10 from the Multiple Sclerosis PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: Is physiotherapy effective in reducing disability in people with multiple sclerosis? (JLA PSP Priority 10)
|JLA question ID
|Reliable up-to-date systematic reviews have revealed important continuing uncertainties about treatment effects
Amatya B, Khan F, La Mantia L, Demetrios M, Wade DT. Non pharmacological interventions for spasticity in multiple sclerosis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD009974. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009974.pub2.
|Systematic reviews that need extending or updating
No reviews found
|Systematic reviews in preparation
No reviews found
|Ongoing controlled trials
A trial to compare the effectiveness of two rehabilitation programs for Multiple Sclerosis patients REHABMUSCLE NCT01871818
Home Exercise Intervention in persons with Multiple Sclerosis HOMS NCT01824550
Promoting Physical Activity behavior in persons with Multiple Sclerosis NCT01572207
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|No examples provided. This is an indicative uncertainty and several submissions were merged to form this one.
|3 patients ~ 1 carer ~ 4 clinicians
|Outcomes to be measured
|Management and or change of multiple sclerosis symptoms; adverse effects or complications; acceptability to patients or carers; time to return to work or normal activity; time in hospital and or needing health or social care services; health related quality of life; and costs.
|PSP unique ID
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|82 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop