Physiotherapists are primary health care professionals with a significant role in health promotion and treatment of injury and disease. They combine their in-depth knowledge of the body and how it works with specialized hands-on clinical skills to assess, diagnose and treat symptoms of illness, injury or disability.
Physiotherapists help people affected by injury, illness or disability through movement and exercise, manual therapy, education and advice. At the core is the patient’s involvement in their own care, through education, awareness, empowerment and participation in their treatment; that's why our surgeon,
was consulted about patient's problem with a physiotherapist and they also tried to make aware of all the persons invited there with about physiotherapy.
Some of the notifications of their discussions are mentioned below............
Physiotherapy can help repair damage by speeding up the healing process, reduce pain and stiffness, and increase mobility; A Physiotherapist can help prevent the onset of heart disease, and can help reduce the negative consequences of heart disease by implementing a treatment program that addresses all the contributing factors of this disease.
This may include advice on smoking cessation, an exercise program for weight management and improving cholesterol levels. Physiotherapists also run cardiac rehabilitation programs for patients who have had a heart attack or severe heart disease.
Following methods of physiotherapy , can be done by people in normal conditions and these methods are very useful in our daily life
Exercise programs to improve mobility and strengthen muscles,Joint manipulation and mobilisation to reduce pain and stiffness and increase range of movement,
Muscle re-education to improve control,Hot and cold packs, and electro-therapy to relieve pain, reduce swelling and speed up healing process.