Intsar Waked

Intsar Waked
Cairo University | CU · Department of Physical Therapy for Surgery

Professor of Physical Therapy

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Additional affiliations
January 2020 - present
Cairo University
Position
  • Professor
Education
October 2006 - September 2009
Cairo University
Field of study
  • Physical Therapy for surgery

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Publications (24)
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Purpose: The current study was conducted to evaluate the therapeutic effect of resistive training in reducing the effect of cancer cachexia. Subjects and Methods: Thirty patients with gastrointestinal cancer cachexia participated in this study. Their ages ranged from 50-70 years. They were recruited from Al Kasr El-Ani hospital outpatient clinic to...
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Introduction Many noninfectious pulmonary complications occur immediately within the first few weeks after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (allo-HSCT). This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of chest physical therapy (CPT) performed during the pre-transplant period on spirometric values and respiratory muscle strength (RMS) in...
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Purpose: The purpose of this study is to compare the effects between Wii fit balance board and core stability exercises on balance dysfunction in patients with unilateral lymphedema. Method: Sixty patients (women) aged 40-60 years with grade 1 or 2 lymphedema were randomly assigned into the following two groups. Group A received the Wii fit balance...
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Background: It is not clear to what extent signs and symptoms other than arm swelling, including pain, grip strength differ between women with hand lymphedema and without hand lymphedema in breast cancer–related lymphedema (BCRL)Aim of Study: To estimate the extent to which the impairments associated with hand lymphedema on pain and grip strength i...
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Cervical pain is a common complication post maxillofacial surgeries ranging from weeks to months. Purpose: to evaluate combined effect of ultrasound and manual therapy on cervical pain after maxillofacial surgeries in patients who had maxillofacial surgeries and had cervical pain. Methods: - forty five (23 males and 22 females) patients with cervic...
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Purpose: After arthrocentesis, this study evaluated the therapeutic effects of low-level laser therapy (LLLT) vs therabite exercises on temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain and range of motion (ROM) to measure the rate of improvement in clinical symptoms in patients with TMJ problems. Methods: The Visual Analogue Scale (VAS) to measure pain intensity...
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Objective: Chronic hand eczema (CHE) is a common inflammatory skin disease with a major psychological and socioeconomic impacts on patients' quality of life (QoL) and work ability. To the best of knowledge, this study is the first randomized-controlled trial conducted to evaluate the effect of paraffin bath therapy in management of hand eczema and...
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Objective: To compare the efficacy of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) with that of microcurrent electrical stimulation (MES) on wound surface area, length of stay (LoS) and colony count of wounds in patients with burns. Method: Patients with thermal dermal burn injuries covering 25-40% of total body surface area were enrolled in this clinica...
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Objective To investigate the effect of kinesiotaping and a designed exercise program versus sham kinesiotaping and the same exercise program on pain, range of motion, and activities of daily living in obese patients suffering from coccydynia. Design A double-blinded, randomized, sham-controlled trial. Setting Outpatient, Cairo University hospital...
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Background: The purpose of this randomized study was to examine the effects of a supervised aerobic training program on anthropometry, lipid profile and body composition of obese adult leukemia survivors. Methods: Fifty-four obese adult leukemia survivors were allocated randomly into two groups of equal number. The intervention group underwent a su...
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Background: This study was aimed to evaluate the effects of physical exercise on bone mineral density (BMD), lean body mass (LBM) and bone biomarkers in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia on chemotherapy. Methods: forty-six leukemic children were randomly assigned to two groups; exercise group (E) undergoing supervised mixed exercise progra...
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Background Lichen planus (LP) is a moderately prevalent inflammatory disorder that affects the skin and the oral mucosa, leading to a characteristic appearance and causing severe itching. Aim To assess the potency of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) as an antipruritic line of treatment in patients with LP. Methods We enrolled 30...
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Abstract Background: Trigeminal neuralgia is an inflammation of the trigeminal nerve, causing intense facial pain. Objectives: The major purposes of this study were to evaluate the effect of laser therapy in Trigeminal neuralgia and to compare between different points of application. Materials and Methods: Forty five patients suffering from trige...
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Purpose: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of ozone therapy in breast cancer-related Lymphedema (BCRL). Methods: Sixty patients with BCRL were participated in this study and were randomly assigned to one of two groups. Ozone group received ozone therapy in addition to complex physical therapy for lymphedema consisted of pressur...
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Objective: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness triamcinolone acetonide phonophoresis versus transcutanous electrical nerve stimulation in the treatment of post-burn pruritus. Methodology: Forty patients with post burn pruritus participated and completed the study. The patients were randomized into two groups of equal number....

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