physiotherapy


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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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This report covers the current scenario and the growth prospects of the global physiotherapy equipment market for the period of 2015-2019.
The Chairman Board of Directors, Pakistan Physiotherapy Association, who hosted the event, while talking on occasion said that for quality health care and number of physiotherapist woul be inducted.
They emphasized the need to describe physiotherapy intervention in detail and to develop tools to measure outcomes so that the effect of intervention could be tested.
We are delighted to be able to welcome professionals with Allison and Iain's level of experience to join our team and play a key role in developing and maintaining the practices that have enabled us to enjoy a good name in the industry," Physiotherapy Matters recently moved to the Regent Centre, doubling its therapy space.
Habib Physiotherapy Complex provided volunteer services (free of cost) on nominal rates for local community and Afghan Refugees.
Physiotherapy plays a crucial role in children with neurological, orthopaedic and paediatric disorders.
I've had the privilege to work with a variety of age groups in all different settings; from inpatient wards where I helped older people recover from falls, strokes or accidents, to community physiotherapy outpatient clinics where I assist people through their rehabilitation.
Various latest facilities that would be offered by Amity Physiotherapy OPD include Well Equipped Exercise Therapy unit, Treadmill, C.
said the study was not quite the death knell for the use of corticosteroids in the treatment of lateral epicondylalgia, but that other approaches, such as exercise and physiotherapy, should be tried first and if they don't work, then perhaps steroids could be considered, Dr.
The report looks at physiotherapy with neurological conditions highlighting the contribution of the profession, for example, improving exercise and physical activity, improving stamina, mobility and functional ability, improving posture and balance and facilitating self-management and co-ordination of care.
A Stockton physiotherapy clinic has joined the network of one of the UK's leading physiotherapy solutions provider.