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Effect of Global Posture Reeducation and of Static Stretching on Pain, Range of Motion, and Quality of Life in Women with Chronic Neck Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial

By Ana Cláudia Violino Cunha, Thomaz Nogueira Burke, Fábio Jorge Renovato França and Amélia Pasqual Marques
Topics: Research
Publisher: Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo
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