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Comparative clinical study to assess the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with Cerebral Palsy

Arun Raj GR, Shailaja Uppinakuduru, Prasanna Narasimha Rao.

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Aim: To assess and compare the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with cerebral palsy. Materials and methods: 75 diagnosed cases of Spastic Cerebral Palsy were selected for the study based on the diagnostic criteria and inclusion criteria, later divided into two groups - Parisheka Upanaha group (PUG) and Upanaha group (UG). The subjects in PUG was administered both Parisheka and Upanaha while those in UG with Upanaha only. The duration of study was 90 days, in consecutive 3 sittings of 15 days each with gap of another 15 days. Results: Both the groups showed effect in reducing Spasticity at the level of p<0.05. Conclusion: Even though both groups were found to be effective in reducing Spasticity based on objective and subjective parameters, better effect was seen in Upanaha along with Parisheka group (PUG) when compared to the Upanaha alone group (UG).

Key words: Cerebral Palsy, Parisheka, Upanaha sweda, Salavana Upanaha Sweda, Spastic Cerebral Palsy


 
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GR AR, Uppinakuduru S, Rao PN. Comparative clinical study to assess the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with Cerebral Palsy. AAM. 2022; 11(1): 22-37. doi:10.5455/AAM.127245


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GR AR, Uppinakuduru S, Rao PN. Comparative clinical study to assess the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with Cerebral Palsy. https://www.aamjournal.in/?mno=127245 [Access: May 06, 2022]. doi:10.5455/AAM.127245


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GR AR, Uppinakuduru S, Rao PN. Comparative clinical study to assess the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with Cerebral Palsy. AAM. 2022; 11(1): 22-37. doi:10.5455/AAM.127245



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GR AR, Uppinakuduru S, Rao PN. Comparative clinical study to assess the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with Cerebral Palsy. AAM. (2022), [cited May 06, 2022]; 11(1): 22-37. doi:10.5455/AAM.127245



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GR, A. R., Uppinakuduru, . S. & Rao, . P. N. (2022) Comparative clinical study to assess the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with Cerebral Palsy. AAM, 11 (1), 22-37. doi:10.5455/AAM.127245



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GR, Arun Raj, Shailaja Uppinakuduru, and Prasanna Narasimha Rao. 2022. Comparative clinical study to assess the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with Cerebral Palsy. Annals of Ayurvedic Medicine, 11 (1), 22-37. doi:10.5455/AAM.127245



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GR, Arun Raj, Shailaja Uppinakuduru, and Prasanna Narasimha Rao. "Comparative clinical study to assess the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with Cerebral Palsy." Annals of Ayurvedic Medicine 11 (2022), 22-37. doi:10.5455/AAM.127245



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GR, Arun Raj, Shailaja Uppinakuduru, and Prasanna Narasimha Rao. "Comparative clinical study to assess the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with Cerebral Palsy." Annals of Ayurvedic Medicine 11.1 (2022), 22-37. Print. doi:10.5455/AAM.127245



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GR, A. R., Uppinakuduru, . S. & Rao, . P. N. (2022) Comparative clinical study to assess the effectiveness of Salavana Upanaha Sweda with and without Parisheka on spasticity in children with Cerebral Palsy. Annals of Ayurvedic Medicine, 11 (1), 22-37. doi:10.5455/AAM.127245








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