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Kinetec for knee rehabilitation

Kinetec is a modern device for passive joint exercises, used when the knee joint has a limited movement span, most often as...

Hand exercises

Hand exercises 1 Place your forearms on the table, hands extended and palms facing down (a). Lift your hands from the table and place them...

Exercises for back pain

Exercises for back pain are extremely important if you suffer from  some spine problem. Spine injuries are...

Feeding – physical therapy treatment aspects

Feeding activities represent indulging all primary needs for water and energy-providing compounds. Feeding a neurological patient is often difficult or impractical and...

R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, compression, elevation)

R.I.C.E. (REST, ICE, COMPRESSION, ELEVATION) treatmant is the most important thing you have to do in the first few days after injury. Nice weather brings more outdoor sports and recreational activities,...

HIRO-HILT therapy – laser therapy

HILT therapy or high intensity laser therapy is conducted with HIRO devices. HIRO device is considered one of the most modern laser...

Interfering current – interferential therapy

Interfering (Nemec) current is created from two sinusoidal alternating currents overlapping in intensity, phase, and frequency. It happens in deep tissue. 

Galvanization therapy

Galvanization therapy is a term for constant direct current, named after Luigi Galvani from Bologna in 1889, used in therapy since the...

Magnetic therapy

Magnetic therapy in medicine is known for over a thousand years. Only the second half of the 19th century brought the scientific...

Diadynamic current in physical therapy

Diadynamic current is a low frequency current. It can be semi-wave and full-wave sinusoidal current, 50-100 Hz frequency. Combining frequency and strength and adding...
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Kinetec for knee rehabilitation

Kinetec is a modern device for passive joint exercises, used when the knee joint has a limited movement span, most often as...

Hand exercises

Hand exercises 1 Place your forearms on the table, hands extended and palms facing down (a). Lift your hands from the table and place them...

Exercises for back pain

Exercises for back pain are extremely important if you suffer from  some spine problem. Spine injuries are...

Baker cyst – bursa, recesus or a true cyst?

What is Baker cyst A popliteal or Baker cyst is not technically a true cyst, but more of a...

Proximal

Proximal means closer to the reference point. For example, the knee is more proximal than the foot – it is closer to the trunk –...