Physical agens in physiotherapy


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Physical agents in physiotherapy – definitions and role in rehabilitation (physiotherapy). Basics of electrodiagnostics, electrotherapy, electrostimulation, thermotherapy and thermodiagnostics (paraffin, fango, sauna – dry heat, coatings, cryotherapy …), ultrasound, light therapy (laser, UV, IR, Bioptron), magnetotherapy, hydrotherapy, bases of balneotherapy , mechanotherapy, orthotics and prosthetics, high frequency electrotherapy, FES, iontophoresis and sonophoresis, electrotherapy for healing stimulation, compression therapy, pain therapy (TENS, DD, Interference, shock waves), denervated muscles stimulation …