SPECTRUM PHYSIO IN KSRP 2018

Karnataka state reserve police organized a cycling event from Belgaum to Bangalore. 5 days covering approx. 540km, with all 50 +women riders including women police constables, officers, IAS officers. MISSON AND VISION Spanning over 540km will have the cyclists visit various government schools, colleges and NGO on the way to highlight need of women’s empowerment […]

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PHYSIOTHERAPEUTIC MANAGEMENT

OVERVIEW OF FROZEN SHOULDER WITH CURRENT CONCEPTS OF PHYSIOTHERAPEUTIC MANAGEMENT Frozen shoulder, also known as adhesive capsulitis, is defined as “a condition characterized by significant restriction of both active and passive shoulder motion that occurs in the absence of a known shoulder disorder.(1) Patients typically experience insidious shoulder stiffness, severe pain that usually worsens at […]

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ROLE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY IN SYNOVIAL PLICA SYNDROME OF KNEE MANAGEMENT

ROLE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY IN SYNOVIAL PLICA SYNDROME OF KNEE MANAGEMENT Dr Deepika, Consultant Physiotherapist, Rajaji Nagar, Spectrum Physio Center What is synovial plica syndrome? A synovial plica is a shelf-like membrane between the synovium of the patella and the tibiofemoral joint. Plicae essentially consist of mesenchymal tissue which is formed in the knee during the […]

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Cervical spine special tests

Valsalva test Procedure: The patient is seated with the thumb in the mouth and attempts to push the thumb out by blowing out hard. Assessment: The pushing increases the intraspinal pressure, revealing the presence of space-occupying masses such as extruded intervertebral disks, tumors, narrowing due to osteophytes, and soft tissue swelling. This leads to radicular […]

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CARDIAC REHABILITATION

Regain full physical, psychological and social status Optimize long-term prognosis To promote and implement secondary prevention measures Exercise training, education sessions, psychosocial support and support/counselling for patient and family in acute phase, out-patient care and long-term follow-up. Decrease cardiac morbidity and relieve symptoms Risk modification and secondary prevention Decrease anxiety and increase knowledge and self-confidence […]

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