Essays about: "Physical therapy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 57 essays containing the words Physical therapy.

  1. 1. Effective Physical Therapy Methods For Improving Postural Control In Children Diagnosed With Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review.

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Anna Barka; [2019]
    Keywords : physical therapy; cerebral palsy; postural control; balance;

    Abstract : AIM: The aim of this study was to investigate which physical therapy methods are most effective for improving the postural control in children and adolescents diagnosed with CP, in order to provide to physical therapists with new evidence on the topic for integrating them in theirs intervention plans. METHOD: A systematic literature review was conducted in order to collect all the relevant information according to the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses (PRISMA). READ MORE

  2. 2. ”It is very important to involve family, especially for mother because baby and mother someway close together.” A qualitative interview study focusing on Vietnamese parents experienced role in the physical therapy treatment for their child with congenital muscular torticollis

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Fysioterapi; Uppsala universitet/Fysioterapi

    Author : Jenny Laitinen; Fanny Sjösten; [2019]
    Keywords : Physical therapy; Congenital muscular torticollis; parents; experienced role; involvement.;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Introduction The parents involvement in the physical therapy treatment of their child diagnosed with congenital muscular torticollis is crucial for a positive outcome. The parents’ role has been mentioned as valuable in many studies, but there is a lack of studies that solely focus on the parents. READ MORE

  3. 3. Activity and participation among children with cognitive and physical disabilities in Kenya

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Hälsohögskolan

    Author : Monika Friedrichs; [2019]
    Keywords : child; discrimination; incapability; occupational therapy; arbetsterapi; barn; diskriminering; engagemang; oförmåga;

    Abstract : Background: The possibility of activity and participation is just as important for a child with physical and cognitive disability as for any other child, but the challenges are more extensive for these children when it comes to participation in activities and taking part in social life. Aim: to describe the staffs perception of schoolchildrens activity and participation in schools for children with cognitive and physical disabilities in Kenya. READ MORE

  4. 4. “We could get them to become normal sooner than if they don’t receive Physical Therapy” : A qualitative interview study reflecting Thai physiotherapists thoughts and experiences regarding stroke rehabilitation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Fysioterapi; Uppsala universitet/Fysioterapi

    Author : Emelie Fagerberg; Stina Sandström; [2019]
    Keywords : physiotherapy; stroke; Thailand; rehabilitation;

    Abstract : Background: Stroke affects 15 million people worldwide each year. The rehabilitation should be equal everywhere but that is not the case. Most evidence comes from research in high income countries and those circumstances may not be applied everywhere in the world. READ MORE

  5. 5. Har Transkutan Elektrisk Nervstimulering en smärtlindrande effekt hos hund, med avseende på viktfördelning och grad av fysisk aktivitet?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Linn Dadell; [2019]
    Keywords : Hälta; Hund; Tryckmätningsmatta; Aktivitetshalsband; TENS; Transkutan Elektrisk Nervstimulering;

    Abstract : Osteoartros är den vanligast förekommande ledsjukdomen hos hund. Denna sjukdom behandlas vanligen med icke-steroida antiinflammatoriska läkemedel (NSAID). Då ingen substans är biverkningsfri är alternativ till läkemedelsbehandling önskvärda. READ MORE