Posts Tagged ‘Origins’

Physical Therapy Information – Physiotherapy: Origins and Antecedents

Physiotherapy has its origins in the days of Hippocrates. Even in those early days, massages were used as supplementary medical treatments. From those simple beginnings, physiotherapy has evolved into a complex science today.

In 460 B.C. Hector used a treatment known as aqua therapy for physical treatments. Professionals to treat their patients even in today’s advanced age, use the same therapy, modified to suit different requirements. Read more…

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by admin - November 5, 2017 at 4:32 pm

Tags: , , , , ,

The Origins Of Physiotherapy

At least as early as the days of Hippocrates, massage was used and the history of physiotherapy was begun.  The practice of physiotherapy has evolved through the centuries from the earliest forms to the complex system of treatment it is now.

In 460 B.C. Hector was using a type of physiotherapy called hydrotherapy, or water therapy.  Professionals use this type of therapy today, although it is more specialized for each type of condition that the patients have.   Read more…

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by admin - October 27, 2017 at 4:27 am

Tags: ,