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physiotherapy:

see physical therapyphysical therapy
or physiotherapy,
treatment of disorders of the muscles, bones, or joints by means of physical agents—heat, light, water, manual and electronic massage, and exercise. Stroke, arthritis, fractures, and nerve damage are common conditions treated.
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physiotherapy

the therapeutic use of physical agents or means, such as massage, exercises, etc.
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After years of fundraising for her specialist operation, Melanie has now reopened her online crowdfunding page to pay for her physiotherapist.
After years of fundraising for her specialist operation, Melanie has re-opened her crowdfunding page to pay for her physiotherapist.
The objectives of the symposium were to introduce all members of multi-professional team to the role of the specialist pelvic health physiotherapist, develop an understanding of the evidence-based assessment and treatment options available to women presenting to the pelvic health physiotherapist, and to increase awareness of healthy bladder, bowel and pelvic floor habits.
Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations (ANZSCO) 2525-1 1 Physiotherapist.
All patients are pre-assessed by a physiotherapist so they can prepare patients for their upcoming surgery which the whole department is involved in.
The physiotherapist is now seeking approval to work in his field again, with those struck off able to re-apply five years after a ban.
In those countries physiotherapists are able to autonomously assess, diagnose, treat and discharge their own patients as part of their professional practice (1).
As no standards exist for the training of therapists working in critical care environments--nationally or internationally work is being done to inform the development of a competency framework for physiotherapists working in ICU.
Physiotherapists are well equipped to respond to these challenges.
The campaign provides medical tests, health education and consultation by ophthalmologists, ENT specialists, dermatologists, dentists, physiotherapists and
The physiotherapist allegedly molested her and touched her inappropriately during the course of the therapy.