Post Shoulder Surgery

Physiotherapy post shoulder surgery Both nonoperative rehabilitation and postoperative rehabilitation of the rotator cuff involves the following principles. Reduction of overload and total arm rehabilitation – There should be no compensatory actions in the upper extremity. – It is advised to quickly use the elbow, forearm and wrist in order to strengthen them. Especially during…

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Post Spine Surgery

Post spine surgery physiotherapy Post lumbar Fusion surgery physiotherapy rehab   Phase I: 1 to 5 days after surgery (inpatient) and up to 6 Weeks Most patients are referred for physical therapy anywhere between 4 to 7 weeks after their discharge from the hospital. Physical therapy management during this phase consists of teaching patients the…

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Post Knee Surgery

Post knee replacement physiotherapy Basic exercises Common bed and chair exercises Ankle plantarflexion/dorsiflexion Isometric knee extension in outer range Inner Range Quadriceps strengthening using a pillow or rolled towel behind the knee Knee and hip flexion/extension Isometric buttock contraction Hip abduction/adduction Straight leg raises Bridging

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