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Shortwave diathermy and prolonged stretching increase hamstring flexibility more than prolonged stretching alone.

Authors
  • Draper, David O
  • Castro, Jennifer L
  • Feland, Brent
  • Schulthies, Shane
  • Eggett, Dennis
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2004
Volume
34
Issue
1
Pages
13–20
Identifiers
PMID: 14964587
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

These results suggest that hamstring flexibility can be greatly improved when shortwave diathermy is used in conjunction with prolonged stretching.

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