June 2018, 6 studies
Pilates-based exercise in the treatment of a patient with persistent low back pain following transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion.
Peterson L, Haladay DE.
Physiother Theory Pract. 2018 Jun 26:1-8. doi: 10.1080/09593985.2018.1488905. [Epub ahead of print]
Pilates intervention: n/a
The influence of inspiratory muscle training combined with the Pilates method on lung function in elderly women: A randomized controlled trial.
Alvarenga GM, Charkovski SA, Santos LKD, Silva MABD, Tomaz GO, Gamba HR.
Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2018;73:e356. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2018/e356. Epub 2018 Jun 18.
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Pilates intervention: A total of 9 exercises were used per session on the Cadillac, Combo Chair and Reformer, with 1 to 3 sets of 12 repetitions of each exercise.
Pilates instruction affects stability and muscle recruitment during the long stretch exercise.
Fayh A, Brodt GA, Souza C, Loss JF.
J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2018 Apr;22(2):471-475. doi: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2017.05.010. Epub 2017 May 18.
Pilates intervention: Long Stretch exercise
Pilates experience vs. muscle activation during abdominal drawing-in maneuver.
Barbosa AC, Vieira ER, Silva AF, Coelho AC, Martins FM, Fonseca DS, Barbosa MA, Bordachar D.
J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2018 Apr;22(2):467-470. doi: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2017.05.002. Epub 2017 May 3.
Pilates intervention: None, drawing-in maneuver
Effects of 16-weeks of Pilates on functional autonomy and life satisfaction among elderly women.
Curi VS, Haas AN, Alves-Vilaça J, Fernandes HM.
J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2018 Apr;22(2):424-429. doi: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2017.06.014. Epub 2017 Jun 21.
Pilates intervention: Classical beginner and intermediate mat exercises
Pilates program design and health benefits for pregnant women: A practitioners' survey.
Mazzarino M, Kerr D, Morris ME.
J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2018 Apr;22(2):411-417. doi: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2017.05.015. Epub 2017 May 31.
Pilates intervention: None, survey. Pilates exercise type not examined.