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Ankle Sprain Physiotherapy Treatment

Sprained ankles are very common and repeated sprains can lead to a swollen, painful ankle, problems walking on rough ground and the risk of re-injury. The physiotherapist begins with asking: How did the injury occur? Was there a high level of force involved? What happened afterwards – could the patient walk or did they go to hospital? Was there an x-ray?

The amount of pain the patient suffered after the injury is extremely important and if the level of pain is very high or if it doesn’t settle, there might be a fracture. Pain should settle with time and if not the physio will refer the patient back to the orthopaedic doctor. The areas of pain should match the mechanism of injury, indicate which structures might be injured and should be tested by the physiotherapist later. Read more…

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Is There a Difference Between Physiotherapist and Physical Therapist in Singapore? Look for a Specialised Physiotherapy Treatment that works!

Is There a Difference Between Physiotherapist and Physical Therapist in Singapore? Look for a Specialised Physiotherapy Treatment that works!

The term physical therapist and physiotherapist are exchangeable. The term physical therapist started in the United States, and physiotherapist has always been used in the UK. In Singapore, you’ll find most people use the term ‘physiotherapist’. Read more…

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A Significant Breakthrough in Physiotherapy Treatment for Back Pain in Singapore

At lastâ?¦ A challenge to all back pain sufferers in Singapore who think that it is impossible to cure back pain! Here is an advanced physical therapy treatment that the physiotherapists in The Pain Relief Practice are helping many devastated back pain sufferers reduced their pain and avoid a back surgery.
Thanks to this new physical therapy technology called ‘Non Surgical Spinal Decompression Therapy’, which is another alternative to medications, surgery, physiotherapy, chiropractor, acupuncturists, and osteopathy if all failed.

Back pain sometimes disappears away in the short run and come back to you again. Research shows that back pain doesnâ??t magically disappear if you ignore it and 50% of these pains will haunt you again. Once youâ??ve had an attack of low back pain, thereâ??s a good chance the problem will return â?? usually worse than ever â?? unless you do something about it. Read more…

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Physiotherapy and Osteopathy Treatment

Physiotherapy or physical therapy is kind of health care profession which provides services to individuals and, maintains and restores maximum movement and functional ability throughout life. Sometime, there are many circumstances and accidents that may happen in life which cannot be treated sometime, but Croydon physiotherapy is a kind of process that has an art of treating such painful circumstances.

Physiotherapy is concerned with maximizing and identifying the quality of life and also to boost up the movements of the affected area of body by preventing, treating and by the purpose of habilitation and rehabilitation. This encompasses physical, psychological, emotional, and social well being. It is very necessary to have perfect interaction between patients and therapists as this is something interrelated while in the terms of treating perfectly and also to give mental and emotional support to the client.
This can be done by the physiotherapy itself or by the PTA i.e. assistant acting accordingly. Read more…

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Physiotherapy For Cellulite Treatment – Does It Work?

Not all the efforts made towards cellulite reduction are found to be useful. But people in all fields have been trying to get the perfect cure. Sometimes by pure accidents, doctors have come by a good procedure that works. The ultrasound therapy is one such effort. The second is endermologie.

Initially meant for sports people to reduce the underperformance brought about by muscle injury and spinal problems, ultrasound has lately been used for treating cellulite. So, what does it do? Read more…

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Career in PHYSIOTHERAPY

Physiotherapy is a therapeutic treatment concerned with prevention, treatment and management of movement disorders arising from conditions and diseases occurring throughout the lifespan. Physical therapy is performed by either a physical therapist (PT) or a physical therapist assistant (PTA) acting under the direction of a PT.

However, various non-PT health professionals  employ the use of some physical therapeutic modalities in practice. A program of physical therapy will typically also involve a patient’s caregivers. Physiotherapy is the system of treatment of disease and disability using physical exercises. It is a vital rehabilitative service needed in a community and a therapeutic supplement of the medical profession, integral to the treatment of most patients.

Physiotherapy  seeks to improve movement dysfunction, promote optimal health and functions of the human body. It helps in optimal functioning of the body and involves the assessment, maintenance, restoration of the physical function and performance. It is  recommended for people with degenerative disorders, the physically challenged, sportspeople and those suffering from arthritis and neurological disorders etc;

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Physical Therapy Treatments – How Physiotherapy is Used in the Treatment of Down Syndrome

When we speak of physiotherapy as a treatment for children suffering from Down syndrome, it must be kept in mind that Down syndrome is a condition that can never be completely treated. Physiotherapy is used not so much to treat the syndrome as to alleviate the complications peculiar to children afflicted by Down syndrome.

Treatment in the early stages of a child with Down syndrome concentrates on addressing four problems common in this phase. The first among these is hypotonia. Children with Down syndrome do not have muscle tone, meaning their muscles are slack and lack control. Hypotonia requires immediate attention since if left untreated it hampers a child ability to develop sufficient motor skills or balance. Read more…

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