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Physiotherapy

Dr. Vipsa Gupta 88% (70 ratings)
Fellowship in Neurological Rehabilitation, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Gurgaon

Consult a physiotherapist if you have experienced a fall recently and the discomfort caused due to it has not subsided.

9 people found this helpful

Physiotherapy

Dr. T Narsimha 87% (16 ratings)
MPT In Sports Medicine, BPT, CMT
Physiotherapist, Hyderabad
Physiotherapy

The physiotherapy treatment is very effective for maintaining neck with isometric exercise for neck.

7 people found this helpful

PHYSIOTHERAPY and AGING

Dr. Deepa Verma 89% (4081 ratings)
BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Mumbai
PHYSIOTHERAPY and AGING
PHYSIOTHERAPY and AGING.
Stay active as you get older. To prevent falls, challenge your equilibrium and balance. Use a physio ball, stand on one leg, or walk a line. Energize yourself after sitting for a long time - get up, stretch, flex your arms and legs. And keep active at a pace that is best for you by doing strength and cardiovascular exercises.
47 people found this helpful

Benefits of Physiotherapy

Dr. Prem Kumari 88% (323 ratings)
BPT, MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy
Physiotherapist, Sangrur
Benefits of Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy has a restorative role in restoring the lost function and also have preventive role in preventing the recurrence of the problem.

Physiotherapy and the Workplace

Dr. Kamalika Bhattacharya 92% (883 ratings)
MSc in Orhopedic Physiotherapy (UK), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Bangalore
Physiotherapy and the Workplace
Physiotherapy and the workplace:
To stay healthy at work and prevent back injury, lift with bent knees and tight stomach. And hold weight close to your body. Standing or sitting tall not only improves your breathing and prevents pain - you'll look and feel better. Keep computer monitors at eye level and the keyboard and mouse at elbow level. Take breaks to stretch and relax.
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How Does Physiotherapy Help In Paralysis?

Xcell Physiocare 86% (22 ratings)
MSPT (Master of Physical Therapy)
Physiotherapist, Delhi
How Does Physiotherapy Help In Paralysis?

Paralysis means the loss of normal muscle function in a part of the body. It can occur to any part of the body such as just the legs, just the arms, or complete lower or upper body paralysis. The signals from the brain to that part of the body will stop, as a result of which, the person will not be able to move that part of the body. There will be a complete loss of sensation in that body part, the person will not be able to feel any pain or anything else.

Types of Paralysis:
Based on which part of the body is affected by paralysis, you can classify paralysis into four types:

  • When just one limb is paralyzed, it is called MONOPLEGIA.
  • When one side of the body is paralyzed, such as a leg and an arm, then it is called HEMIPLEGIA.
  • When the lower part of the body is paralyzed, then it is called PARAPLEGIA.
  • When both your legs and arms are paralyzed, it is called QUADRIPLEGIA.

How is Paralysis caused?
Our sensation and movement are controlled by the peripheral nervous system and the central nervous system. So, when there is any disruption in the communication between the brain and the muscles, muscle movement and control will be affected. In the long term, this will cause weakness in the muscles and finally, end with paralysis.

How does physiotherapy help with paralysis?

Basically, there is one important thing that you need to know about paralysis and that is there is no treatment available for paralysis. But physiotherapy offers a ray of hope. It may not help in treating this problem totally, but the person with paralysis will be able to get independent and more mobile.

  • The first thing you need to do is, you should start the physiotherapy treatment as soon as a person is affected with paralysis. You should not waste a lot of time. Early treatment can offer better results.
  • The main objective of physiotherapy for any patient is to make them as mobile as possible.
  • When you are undergoing physiotherapy treatment for paralysis, it will stop the progress of the paralysis.
  • If the paralysis is due to an external injury to your brain, then you will be highly benefited by physiotherapy. The physiotherapist will start working on the external swelling and also on the muscles that are not affected by the trauma. This will result in making a paralyzed person more mobile.

Physiotherapy is always considered as one of the best treatments for many health conditions. Many experts recommend physiotherapy for paralysis.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Physiotherapy For Headache

Dr. Prof.M.Anand 90% (157 ratings)
T.M.M.F, pain management, T.M.M.F.,
Physiotherapist, Madurai
Physiotherapy For Headache

Trigger points & spondylosis in neck are common cause for headache, often, mistaken as migraine / sinus. Manual physiotherapy gives permanent cure.

2 people found this helpful

What Is Physiotherapy?

Dr. Shamik Bhattacharjee 91% (162 ratings)
MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Guwahati

Role of Physiotherapy

Dr. Rahul 86% (44 ratings)
MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Greater Noida
Role of Physiotherapy

Role of a physical therapist 

  • Physical therapists (pts) are health care professionals who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from newborns to the very oldest, who have medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives.
  • Pts examine each individual and develop a plan using treatment techniques to promote the ability to move, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability. In addition, pts work with individuals to prevent the loss of mobility before it occurs by developing fitness- and wellness-oriented programs for healthier and more active lifestyles.
  • Physical therapists provide care for people in a variety of settings, including hospitals, private practices, outpatient clinics, home health agencies, schools, sports and fitness facilities, work settings, and nursing homes. State licensure is required in each state in which a physical therapist practices.

Importance Of Physiotherapy

Dr. Nice Joseph 88% (172 ratings)
BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Gurgaon
Importance Of Physiotherapy

For public interest - one who is suffering from prolapse intervertebral disc (pivd) either cervical or lumbar region not to go for any type of surgical procedure, it is not at all success, if doing surgery initially there will be little relief, after some time the chronic pain relapse, which is beyond the scope of any surgery. So I advise sufferers to go to a qualified physiotherapist and treated by the manual therapy procedure at any stage of pivd. For pivd no choice of surgery, it is a self-healing procedure with physical agents is the best choice.

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