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What is Manual Therapy?

What is Manual Therapy? The term “manual therapy” refers to hands-on treatment of muscles, tendons, ligaments, and joints. Manual therapy encompasses a broad group of sophisticated techniques performed by hand and by uniquely trained physical therapists. These may include mobilizations or manipulations of soft tissue and skeletal joints. Manual therapy techniques aim to decrease pain […]
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Equipment Used in Physical Therapy

Physical therapy education includes the therapist’s proper use and combination of conventional tools and modern technology to improve the patient’s motor functionality. Based on the particular patient’s current physical situation and specific needs, the physical therapist designs a program that uses different kinds of equipment. The physical therapy assistant is usually asked to help with […]
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