Effectiveness of Cognitive Functional Therapy in Chronic Low Back Pain: Meta-Analysis


Arif Fadli1), Hanung Prasetya2), Agus Kristyanto3)

1)Masters Program in Public Health, Universitas Sebelas Maret

2)Department of Acupunctur, Health Polytechnic, Ministry of Health Surakarta

3)Faculty of Sport,  Universitas Sebelas Maret

ABSTRACT

Background: Cognitive functional therapy is an integrated behavioral approach for individu­alizing care for people with low back pain. It targets physical, lifestyle, and psychological barriers to help them self-manage chronic low back pain. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of cognitive functional therapy in chronic low back pain using meta-analysis.

Subjects and Method: This was a systematic review and meta-analysis. The study was conducted by collecting randomized control trial on the effectiveness of cognitive functional therapy in chronic low back pain in chronic low back pain from Pubmed, Googlescholar, Willey Online Library, Research Gate, and Science Direct online data­bases. The data were analyzed by Revman 5.3.

Results: There were 2  studies reported that cognitive functional therapy reduced pain (Mean differece= -5.03; 95% CI= -12.66 to 2.60; p <0.001) and disability index (Mean= -5.71; 95% CI= -14.09 to 2.67; p <0.001).

Conclusion: Cognitive functional therapy reduced pain and disability index in patients with chronic low back pain.

Keywords: chronic low back pain, cognitive functional therapy, disability index, pain

Correspondence: Arif Fadli. Masters Program in Public Health, Universitas Sebelas Maret. Jl. Ir. Sutami 36A, Surakarta 57126, Central Java. Email: Ariffadli950@gmail.com. Mobile: +6281­355377050.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.26911/AB.Promotion.ICPH.08.2021.37

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