Essays about: "Physiotherapy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 essays containing the word Physiotherapy.

  1. 1. Follow-up of Patients Treated with Sclerosing Therapy and/or Surgery for Achilles Tendinopathy

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Adrian Hammar Clausen; [2019]
    Keywords : Achilles tendinopathy; Conservative treatment; Physiotherapy; Sclerosing injections; Self-reported foot and ankle score;

    Abstract : Introduction: Achilles tendinopathy can be a chronic disabling condition. Sclerosing injections under ultrasonographic guidance is one method to treat Achilles tendinopathy. Initially good results have later been questioned. Surgery is another treatment option that has been questioned because of varying reported success rate. READ MORE

  2. 2. Rebound jump test to measure neuromuscular fatigue : -an attempt to understand training readiness and minimize injury incidence in youth team sports

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för idrottsvetenskap (ID)

    Author : Jesper Gustafsson; [2019]
    Keywords : neuromuscular fatigue; training load; youth team sport; sports medicine; physiotherapy;

    Abstract : Background: A high injury-incidence in the world of youth team sports requires athletes, teams and healthcare to invest big amounts of money and time. There is a need to find implementable time- and cost-effective strategies that can highlight youth athletes at increased risk of sustaining injuries, to inform the physiotherapist’s/coach’s training plan for training load adjustments. READ MORE

  3. 3. “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

  4. 4. Stay active. : Factors motivating elderly people to stay physically active after physiotherapy

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Hälsa och rehabilitering

    Author : Ahmed El Shafey; [2019]
    Keywords : Physical activity; older people; motivation; physical therapy.;

    Abstract : Background: Despite the known benefits of physical activities in the management of many chronic diseases associated with aging, a majority of elderly patients within primary health care have difficulties reach the daily recommendation of physical activity and risking being inactive after physiotherapy. Therefore, it is important to understand the factors influencing their motivation in order to provide support for them to stay physically active after physiotherapy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Patient-reported outcome after arthroscopic surgery of the knee in middle-age patients. : – a retrospective study

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Gustaf Bråkenhielm; [2019]
    Keywords : Arthroscopic surgery; Degenerative meniscal injury; Knee osteoarthritis; Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score KOOS ; Osteoarthritis; Physiotherapy.;

    Abstract : Introduction: Arthroscopic partial resection of degenerative meniscal injuries has previously been frequently performed but has been questioned in recent years. However, contradictory data exist. Aim: We aimed to asses patient- reported outcome in patients over 40 years of age after arthroscopic surgery due to degenerative meniscal injury. READ MORE