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Joint Arthroplasty

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12
Dec
2019

Physiotherapists play an important role in the perioperative management of total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and total hip arthroplasty (THA) patients, from pre-operative triaging for surgical candidacy, to pre-operative education for patients scheduled for surgery and post-operative rehabilitation in the hospital and the community.       Role of Physiotherapy in Joint Arthroplasty Pre-operatively, physiotherapists triage patients referred for TKA.

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Low Back Pain

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04
Dec
2019

Four out of five Canadians experience at least one episode of low back pain (LBP) at some point in their life.1 Physiotherapy for patients with LBP is effective in reducing both acute and chronic pain while significantly limiting the risk of increased disability and chronic conditions. Physiotherapy has a primary role in the management of.

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Here is your digestive tract.

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19
Nov
2019

Did you know that digestion starts before you even take a bite? That’s right, smell is the very first step in digesting our food. Smelling a delicious meal produces saliva in your mouth, and prepares the digestive tract for a meal. Saliva begins to breakdown your food, starting with the starches. It also helps.

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Chronic Disease

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13
Nov
2019

Approximately 50% of all Canadians are living with at least one chronic health condition. Many of these patients are receiving team-based primary health care, where they can benefit from accessing a wide range of providers, including physiotherapists, for management and prevention of future health problems.

  Role of Physiotherapy in Chronic Disease Research strongly supports.

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Headaches v. Migraines

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04
Nov
2019

Headaches are typically of shorter duration and have less severe symptoms; although you may not feel like that at the moment.  A pounding, throbbing, aching, and tenderness to the head region are common complaints with this variety. There are many different causes from diet, stress, environments, and activity level. Migraines are more severe and can.

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Modalities – Healing Aids

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01
Nov
2019

  This form of treatment is great at supplementing regular physiotherapy treatment, which in most cases aims at correcting biomechanical issues (ie. Posture, tissue alignment, traumatic injury).  Most of the modalities aid in the form of improving blood flow and/or reducing pain to an area of concern by way of mechanical stimuli (acupuncture, shockwave, cupping), thermal.

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