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One of the most serious civilisation diseases is constipation. Constipation is an infrequent defecation – lower than two times a week or solid stools extracted with the feeling of incomplete bowels with a large effort put in the process.
Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder characterized by pain, sleep disturbances, fatigue, cognitive dysfunction and many other somatic symptoms, negatively influencing functional status and quality of life of the patients.
Aging resulted in decrease in respiratory muscle strength which limits the exercise performance and quality of life. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical and the functional outcomes of inspiratory muscle training in elderly.
Mud (peloid, peat) has been used in medicine for many years. It is a natural resource used in Polish spas.
The objective of the study was to evaluate the effectiveness of classic massage therapy in combination with other rehabilitation treatments and its influence on the reduction of pain intensity in people diagnosed with back pain syndrome.
Incontinence in the urine is a common problem. Its prevalence increases as age increasing , especially among older women..Conservative management as its first line treatment is recommended. Physical therapies are the cornerstone of such conservative management, especially pelvic floor muscle exercise.
Spasticity constitutes one of the main symptoms of Cerebral Palsy (CP), which has a negative influence on children’s activity, their participation in daily life, and it also impacts their functioning in the society
The biomechanical connection of the stomatognathic system (SS) with anatomical structures within the head, neck, shoulder girdle, and even with the whole musculoskeletal system signals the need for an interdisciplinary approach to the treatment of dysfunctions of this system.
Purpose. To determine the effect of erbium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet (Er:YAG) laser on pelvic floor strength as well as sexual satisfaction in women complaining of vaginal looseness.
oot defects concern ever-greater social group. They develop due to muscle weakening and the instability of ligament-capsular apparatus, thus leading to static and functional foot disorders. The habits of maintaining incorrect body position, lack of education in this field and of preventive measures are the factors conditioning triggering of the issue.
Goal of the study is to present a process and results of rehabilitation of a patient after fracture of elbow joint- a case study.
Purpose. To determine the effect of laser acupuncture on lumbar bone mineral density (BMD) and back pain in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis.
The aim of the study was to assess factors affecting functional status of patients after total unilateral hip arthroplasty.
The task of physioprophylaxis is to promote health-related behaviors as well as to shape and maintain the fitness and efficiency of people of all ages in order to prevent disability.
Aim: to explore the effect of forward head posture (FHP) on temporomandibular joint (TMJ) proprioception in post-pubertal females.
Disturbed mechanism of central stabilization associated with reduced pelvic floor muscle tone may be the cause of low back pain.
The study aimed to find determinants of physical activity (PA) assessed by the International Physical Activity Questionnaire IPAQ.
The financial situation of physiotherapists has deteriorated over the last ten years. It was influenced by various factors – law changes, inflation and the lack of adequate financing of rehabilitation in Poland.
Report from the conference