Adhesive capsulitis

Article Review: What environment is best for Frozen Shoulder Range of Motion Exercises; Individual therapy, Group exercise classes or Home exercise?

A blind, randomized and controlled study comparing a home exercise program, group exercise and individual physiotherapy found that group exercise may be the treatment with the best patient outcomes for patients with Frozen Shoulder (adhesive capsulitis). While all groups improved over the 12 month course of the study, group exercise supervised by a physiotherapist and individual physiotherapy had the largest improvements in Hospital Anxiety and Disability score, and group exercise had the largest gains in the Constant Score.