Marta Imamura

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Massage for low-back pain: a systematic review within the framework of the Cochrane Collaboration Back Review Group
    Andrea D Furlan
    Institute for Work and Health, Toronto, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1896-910. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Impact of nervous system hyperalgesia on pain, disability, and quality of life in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a controlled analysis
    Marta Imamura
    University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1424-31. 2008
  3. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of acupuncture added to usual treatment for fibromyalgia
    Rosa Alves Targino
    Departamento de Patologia, Avenida Doutor Arnaldo 455, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Rehabil Med 40:582-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Changes in pressure pain threshold in patients with chronic nonspecific low back pain
    Marta Imamura
    Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Clinical Research Center at the Institute of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil Center of Acupuncture, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil Center of Acupuncture, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil São Paulo Adventist University Center, Physical Therapy and Master in Health Promotion, and Clinical Research Center, Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil University of São Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil and Department of Pathology and Director of the Center of Acupuncture, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:2098-107. 2013
  5. pmc Postural Control of Healthy Elderly Individuals Compared to Elderly Individuals with Stroke Sequelae
    Fábio Marcon Alfieri
    Clinical Research Center Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil Health Promotion Course and Physical Therapy Faculty São Paulo Adventist University Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Open Neurol J 10:1-8. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Radial extracorporeal shock wave therapy for disabling pain due to severe primary knee osteoarthritis
    Marta Imamura
    Institute of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brasil
    J Rehabil Med . 2016
  7. pmc Concentration of cytokines in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee and fibromyalgia
    Marta Imamura
    Clinical Research Center, Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Clin Interv Aging 9:939-44. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Pressure pain thresholds in patients with chronic nonspecific low back pain
    Marta Imamura
    Clinical Research Center Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 29:327-336. 2016
  9. pmc Paraspinous Lidocaine Injection for Chronic Nonspecific Low Back Pain: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial
    Marta Imamura
    Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Division, Orthopedics and Traumatology Institute, Clinics Hospital, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil Clinical Research Center, Clinics Hospital, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Pain 17:569-76. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Clinical effects of scalp electrical acupuncture in stroke: a sham-controlled randomized clinical trial
    Wu Tu Hsing
    Department of Pathology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Altern Complement Med 18:341-6. 2012

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Massage for low-back pain: a systematic review within the framework of the Cochrane Collaboration Back Review Group
    Andrea D Furlan
    Institute for Work and Health, Toronto, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1896-910. 2002
    ..Low back pain (LBP) is one of the most common and costly musculoskeletal problems in modern society. Proponents of massage therapy claim it can minimize pain and disability and speed return-to-normal function...
  2. doi request reprint Impact of nervous system hyperalgesia on pain, disability, and quality of life in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a controlled analysis
    Marta Imamura
    University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1424-31. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of acupuncture added to usual treatment for fibromyalgia
    Rosa Alves Targino
    Departamento de Patologia, Avenida Doutor Arnaldo 455, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Rehabil Med 40:582-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of acupuncture for fibromyalgia...
  4. doi request reprint Changes in pressure pain threshold in patients with chronic nonspecific low back pain
    Marta Imamura
    Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Clinical Research Center at the Institute of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil Center of Acupuncture, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil Center of Acupuncture, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil São Paulo Adventist University Center, Physical Therapy and Master in Health Promotion, and Clinical Research Center, Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil University of São Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil and Department of Pathology and Director of the Center of Acupuncture, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:2098-107. 2013
    ..Cross-sectional study...
  5. pmc Postural Control of Healthy Elderly Individuals Compared to Elderly Individuals with Stroke Sequelae
    Fábio Marcon Alfieri
    Clinical Research Center Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil Health Promotion Course and Physical Therapy Faculty São Paulo Adventist University Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Open Neurol J 10:1-8. 2016
    ..The healthy elderly showed more dependence on sight to maintain their static balance and there was no difference in the balance tests in relation to the side affected by the stroke. ..
  6. doi request reprint Radial extracorporeal shock wave therapy for disabling pain due to severe primary knee osteoarthritis
    Marta Imamura
    Institute of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brasil
    J Rehabil Med . 2016
    ..To assess the efficacy and safety of radial extracorporeal shock wave therapy (rESWT) for disabling pain due to primary knee osteoarthritis...
  7. pmc Concentration of cytokines in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee and fibromyalgia
    Marta Imamura
    Clinical Research Center, Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Clin Interv Aging 9:939-44. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the serum concentrations of IL-12p70, tumor necrosis factor, IL-10, IL-6, IL-1β, and IL-8 in patients with knee osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pressure pain thresholds in patients with chronic nonspecific low back pain
    Marta Imamura
    Clinical Research Center Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 29:327-336. 2016
    ..e. the minimum pain perceptible by the person, is a subjective factor. Most studies have revealed gender differences between PPTs, with females showing lower thresholds...
  9. pmc Paraspinous Lidocaine Injection for Chronic Nonspecific Low Back Pain: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial
    Marta Imamura
    Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Division, Orthopedics and Traumatology Institute, Clinics Hospital, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil Clinical Research Center, Clinics Hospital, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Pain 17:569-76. 2016
    ..Paraspinous lidocaine injection therapy is not associated with a higher risk of adverse effects compared with conventional treatment and sham injection. Its effects on hyperalgesia might correlate with changes in central sensitization...
  10. doi request reprint Clinical effects of scalp electrical acupuncture in stroke: a sham-controlled randomized clinical trial
    Wu Tu Hsing
    Department of Pathology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Altern Complement Med 18:341-6. 2012
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Pain treatment with acupuncture for patients with fibromyalgia
    Rosa A Targino
    Division of Physical Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Ave Giovanni Gronchi, 1106 San Paulo, Brazil
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 6:379-83. 2002
    ..The results were found by applying traditional acupuncture, which demonstrated positive rates in the Visual Analogue Scale, myalgic index, number of tender points, and improvement in quality of life based on the SF-36 questionnaire...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pedobarometric evaluation of the normal adult male foot
    Marta Imamura
    Foot Ankle Int 23:804-10. 2002
    ..There was a significant correlation between dynamic plantar peak pressures at the midfoot and body weight...