Alan B. Kochman, MSPT
J. Geriatr Phys Ther. 2004; 27(1):16-19

 

Study Summary

The 38 elderly patients who qualified for this study were diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, discomforting foot sensations, significant balance impairments, and history of prior falls.

Patients received an average of 13 treatments consisting of Anodyne and physical therapy.

 

Results

100% of patients obtained relief from discomforting foot sensations after receiving Anodyne and physical therapy as described in this study, including:

  • 90% relief of discomforting symptoms
  • Balance increased in 100% of patients
  • Measured fall disk decreased reduced by 93%