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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In a bid to provide people suffering from disabilities that affect their physical activity and lead an active and healthy life, the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) is testing a form of wireless wearable technology that aims to aid patients suffering from motor skill problems during their physiotherapy and rehabilitation sessions.
In a bid to provide people suffering from disabilities with the ability to lead an active and healthy life, the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has put on display the latest technology in physiotherapy and rehabilitation during its participation in the UAE Innovation Month 2018.
New Zealand and Australia, founding members of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT) in 1951, offer all their physiotherapy education in universities, where programmes are led by professorial level internationally recognised academics with strong research.
A crossectional survey on all undergraduate students in disciplines of dentistry, physiotherapy and pharmacy at Margalla Institute of Health Sciences, Rawalpindi, Pakistan was conducted.
In response to the physiotherapist's federation request, he asked the minister of health to constitute a committee to find out areas where physiotherapy can be applied.
Mehboor Ur Rehman disclosed that Mahboob Medical Institute and Habib Physiotherapy Complex is running state-of-the-art and comprehensive facilities of rehabilitation like physiotherapy, speech and audiology, artificial limbs like orthotics and prosthetics and clinical psychology under one roof as a model of multi-disciplinary approach for rehabilitation of disabled.
Global Physiotherapy Equipment Market Outlook 2024" contains detailed overview of the global physiotherapy equipment market in terms of market segmentation by product type, by application type, end user type.
Deliver Sports Physiotherapy services for the Athletics Ireland high performance
The award supports, in part, the travel and subsistence costs of physiotherapy students to enable them to undertake an elective charity placement to support the work of Therapies Unite, a Mexico-based rehabilitation charity, oran elective charity placement in South America.
The global physiotherapy marketis projected to grow to USD 18.
18 November 2016 - UK-based out-of-hospital healthcare services provider Totally plc (AIM: TLY) has completed the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of UK-based physiotherapy services provider Optimum Sports Performance Centre Ltd.
The court has also sought opinion from doctors till November 14 in connection with physiotherapy of the accused.