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Research Article

Effectiveness of Low-Frequency Stimulation in Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation Techniques for Post Ankle Sprain Balance and Proprioception in Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Table 1

Data (mean and standard deviation) of variables prior to intervention for each group.

VariablesGroup 1
TENS-PNF ()
Group 2
PNF ()
Control group (CG)
()
value

Age (years)0.991
Height (meters)0.276
Weight (kg)0.346
BMI0.573
Leg length (cm)0.483
SEBT anterior0.01
SEBT posterior0.494
SEBT medial0.576
SEBT lateral0.090
SEBT anterolateral0.091
SEBT anteromedial0.843
SEBT posterolateral0.711
SEBT posteromedial0.998
VAS0.270
KNEE to wall (cm)0.180
Dorsi proprioception0.599
Plantar proprioception0.722
Dorsi ROM0.336
Plantar ROM0.224
Dorsi MS (kg)0.971
Plantar MS (kg)0.020
FADI score0.665

VAS: Visual Analogue Scale; BMI: Body Mass Index; ROM: range of motion; MS: muscle strength. Significant ().

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