What is Physical
It is a
mode of treatment of a disease,
in the musculoskeletal and neurological part of the body. It is a part
the medical terminology, and pertains to the method of
disease, or ailment, by physical means, such as with exercise and
also using external instruments to facilitate and enhance more
are the different types of Physical therapies, in use today ?
are many different types of
In Orthopedic physical
is the history
of Physical Therapy, from ancient to modern ?
around 460 B.C, Hippocrates, was
supposed to have first practiced Physical Therapy. Hippocrates is also
the father of modern medicine. He used to prescribe massage as a means
pain and to treat many ailments, that the Greek people
Physical Therapy Equipments, that a physical therapist uses?
are instruments, which is used to
conduct electricity through the affected area, to soothe, relax and
the blood circulation to that area.
Therapy - This type of physical therapy is basically an
which emits high frequency sound waves. The Physical Therapist aims the
to the affected more
|What are the
different Physical Therapy methods, used by physical
different Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy: This is basically massage. The Physical
would use their hands and manually massage the patient's affected
soothe, relax and bring about blood circulation, which would help in
alleviating the pain or ailment. Massage involves rubbing or pressing
affected area with both palms, of the hands. more
Important Physical Therapy sites:
American Physical Therapy Association more