Tendinitis, also known as tendonitis, is the inflammation of a tendon. It happens when a person overuses or injures a tendon, for example, during sport. It is normally linked to an acute injury with inflammation.
Back pain is a common reason for absence from work and for seeking medical treatment. It can be uncomfortable and debilitating. It can result from injury, activity and some medical conditions. Back pain can affect people of any age, for different reasons. As people get older, the chance of developing lower back pain increases, due to factors such as previous occupation and degenerative disk disease
Arthritis is a joint disorder featuring inflammation. A joint is an area of the body where two different bones meet. A joint functions to move the body parts connected by its bones. Arthritis literally means inflammation of one or more joints.
Knee pain is a common complaint that affects people of all ages. Knee pain may be the result of an injury, such as a ruptured ligament or torn cartilage. Many types of minor knee pain respond well to self-care measures. Physical therapy and knee braces also can help relieve knee pain.
A sprain is a stretch or tear in a ligament. Ligaments are bands of fibrous tissue that connect bones to bones at joints. A strain is also a stretch or tear, but it happens in a muscle or a tendon. Tendons link muscles to the bones
Physiotherapy will help to hasten the healing process via electrical modalities, massage, strengthening and joint exercises to guide the direction that the ligament fibres heal. This helps to prevent a future tear. ... The aim is to allow for ligament healing and gradually return to normal activities
Physiotherapy is an effective treatment for fractures and dislocations. Fracture are a result of excessive force applied to a bone resulting in complete or incomplete breaks.
Physiotherapy and stretching are the key aspects to treating this. The most common diagnosis in patients with shoulder pain is bursitis or tendonitis of the rotator cuff. Calcific tendonitis is a build-up of calcium deposits within a tendon; often the rotator cuff tendons