Does Sitting Pelvic Tilt Influence Quality of Pain in Low Back Pain and Quality of Sleep among Primigravida Indian Mothers
Deepthi RNV, Ponmathi P* and Sivakumar VPR
College of Physiotherapy, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM University, Tamilnadu, India
- Corresponding Author:
- Ponmathi P
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiotherapy
SRM University, Kattankulathur, Kancheepuram District, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: October 10, 2016; Accepted Date: October 17, 2016; Published Date: October 25, 2016
Citation: Deepthi RNV, Ponmathi P, Sivakumar VPR (2016) Does Sitting Pelvic Tilt Influence Quality of Pain in Low Back Pain and Quality of Sleep among Primigravida Indian Mothers. J Women's Health Care 5:333. doi: 10.4172/2167-0420.1000333
Copyright: © 2016 Deepthi RNV, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Objective: Does sitting pelvic tilt influence quality of pain in low back pain and quality of sleep among primigravida Indian mothers.
Subjects: About 30 primigravida Indian women with low back ache and sleep disorder was selected with numerical pain rating scale score (5-8) moderate were selected.
Interventions: The participants in the experimental group received back care education along with sitting pelvic tilt exercise, three sets per day while Participants in the control group received only back care instructions alone.
Outcome measure: Numerical pain rating scale and pittsburgh sleep quality index.
Results: The statistical results has shown group A subjects who had received sitting pelvic tilt exercise had shown a statistical significance change in numerical pain rating scale and Pittsburgh sleep quality index post 4 weeks (p<0.05), whereas group B did not show any statistical significance change between the pre-test and the post-test values numerical pain rating scale and Pittsburgh sleep quality index post 4 weeks of management.
Conclusion: Sitting pelvic tilt does influence quality of pain in low back pain and qualityof sleep among primigravida Indian mothers.