Physical therapy in severe cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome – case presentation, management

Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) is an acute neuropathy with an incidence ranging from 0.6 to 2.2 cases per 100,000. The aetiology of GBS has not yet been explained. 20% of GBS patients do not fully recover.

Physical activity in hemodialyzed patients of the hospital in Värnamo

Patients with kidney failure engage in less physical activity. This leads to reduced muscle strength, exercise tolerance, and hemodynamic activity of the heart and the cardiovascular system.

Analysis of injuries of musculo-ligamentous-skeletal system occurring among handball players and physiotherapy treatment

Injuries in team games are an inseparable part of today’s sport. For every athlete it is connected with a decrease in exercise capacity, need for medical help and economic consequences.

Review of literature on the application of Kinesio Taping (KT) in internal diseases: in surgery, cardiology and pulmonology

So far, there have been few materials on Kinesio Taping (KT), in particular those meeting the criteria of scientific fact-based materials. The available literature includes articles on the possibility of using KT, but the results presented are not unequivocal.

Incidence of degenerative and proliferative changes in the spine

The purpose of this paper is to conduct a retrospective analysis of the medical documentation concerning the patients treated by the Physiotherapy Unit of the Teodor Dunin Mazovian Hospital in Rudka in 2017, in order to determine the frequency of degenerative and proliferative changes in the spine depending on the subject’s age group, place of residence and sex.

Physiotherapy after combined surgically ankylosis crural-tarsal and crural-calcaneal interlocking retrograde nail in patients with chronic pain in extensive deformation

Patella stiffness is performed in situations when the panel of surgical procedures aimed at restoring the support function of the limb in the extensive deformation of the lower leg with pantalarne chronic pain syndrome has been exhausted.

Preventive Physical Therapy as a Health Need and Service. Theoretical Background

Under the Act on the Profession of Physical Therapist, preventive physical therapy is one of the health services provided within physical therapy activities. Its task is to promote pro-health behaviours and to develop and maintain fitness and endurance of people of different age, for the purpose of preventing disability.

Assessment of physical endurance in students of the 1st and 2nd grade of secondary school

Physical endurance is a very important element of everyone’s health. It is a health aspect comprising the factors which may affect the level of physical endurance. That is why it is important to know what allows to keep it as high as possible.

Assessment of the legal situation of physiotherapists regarding the continuation of professional qualifications

The profession of physical therapist is subject to specific legal regulation under the Act on the Profession of Physical Therapist of 25 September 2015, the adoption of which was motivated by the need to introduce comprehensive legal solutions taking into account the specific social character of that profession. Until that act took effect, i.e. until 31 May 2016, Poland had

Aerobic training enhances cognition and functional status in depressive multiple sclerosis patients. A case-control study-pilot study.

The objectives of this study were to assess the effects of aerobic training (AT) on depression, cognition and functional status in 2 groups of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients: with depression syndrome (MS-D) and without depression (MS).

Ogólnopolska Konferencja Naukowa pn. Polska medycyna i rehabilitacja w latach 1918-2018, Opole 08-09 czerwca 2018 r.

W dniach 8-9 czerwca 2018 r. w Opolu, w murach Politechniki Opolskiej, odbyła się VI edycja Opolskiego Festiwalu Fizjoterapii. W tym roku w_ramach OFF, obok warsztatów, konkursu wiedzy i Gali Gwiazdy Fizjoterapii, zorganizowano Ogólnopolską Konferencję Naukową pn. Polska medycyna i rehabilitacja w latach 1918-2018.

X Jubileuszowe Międzynarodowe Sympozjum Fizykodiagnostyki i Fizjoterapii Stomatologicznej i Medycznej

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Pierwsza edycja targów REHexpo zgromadziła w Expo Silesia prawie 70 wystawców, którzy na swoich stoiskach zaprezentowali specjalistyczny sprzęt i urządzenia do rehabilitacji zarówno dorosłych jak i dzieci.

Medycyna Fizykalna i Rehabilitacja na kongresie w Łodzi

Rehabilitacja pacjentów z chorobą nowotworową oraz terapia obszaru dna miednicy – to tylko niektóre z tematów jakie znalazły się w programie tegorocznego Kongresu Medycyny Fizykalnej i Rehabilitacji w Łodzi.