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*  Rotator cuff tear
Early physical therapy may afford pain relief with modalities (e.g. iontophoresis) and help to maintain motion. Ultrasound ... The use of NSAIDs, hot and cold packs, and physical therapy modalities, such as ultrasound, phonophoresis, or iontophoresis, ... Gentle physical therapy guided motion is instituted at this phase, only to prevent stiffness of the shoulder; the rotator cuff ... A conservative physical therapy program begins with preliminary rest and restriction from engaging in activities which gave ...
*  Epilator
Physical Modalities in Dermatologic Therapy. Springer New York. pp. 197-199. doi:10.1007/978-1-4612-6259-6_19. ISBN ...
*  Grenz rays
Dermatitis Lewis H: Grenz ray therapy: Regimens & Results.Chapter 15 in Physical Modalities in Dermatologic Therapy. ... Grenz Ray Therapy for Skin Disorders Grenz Rays. ...
*  Physical agents
... , in physical therapy, may also be referred to as modalities. Often used in conjunction with other manual ... Indication for Use Each Physical Agent or Modality has a different use in therapy, depending on the goal of the Physical ... Physical Therapy Assistant or PTA) may use these tools. There are some modalities that can be used by the patient/client on ... However the Modalities or Physical Agents often have a certain setting or prescribed conditions such as specific temperature, ...
*  Sonophoresis
... is also used without drug delivery in physical therapy, and as a complementary modality for iontophoresis. Polat ...
*  Tear of meniscus
Physical therapists can utilize modalities such as electric stimulation, cold therapy and ultrasonography, etc. Recently, ... If physical therapy does not resolve the symptoms, or in cases of a locked knee, then surgical intervention may be required. ... If the tear is not serious, physical therapy, compression, elevation and icing the knee can heal the meniscus. More serious ... For patients with non-surgical treatment, physical therapy program is designed to reduce symptoms of pain and swelling at the ...
*  Hypertonia
... and represents a treatable condition that is responsive to various therapy modalities like drug and/or physical therapy. ... comparison of exercise apparatus in assessment of a physical conditioning program". Physical Therapy. 70 (6): 363-71. PMID ... The aim of a physical therapy session could be to inhibit excessive tone as far as possible, give the patient a sensation of ... O'Sullivan, Susan (2007). Physical Rehabilitation. Philadelphia, PA: F.A Davis Company. p. 497. Katz, Richard T. (1988). " ...
*  Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion
In addition, physical therapy and related healing modalities (e.g., massage, acupuncture) may be recommended in order to ... There are reports of this therapy causing swelling of soft tissue which in turn can cause life-threatening complications due to ...
*  Pott disease
Thoracic spinal fusion with or without instrumentation as a last resort Physical therapy for pain-relieving modalities, ...
*  University of Scranton buildings and landmarks
... the Therapeutic Modalities and Orthopedic Physical Therapy Laboratory, the Rehabilitation and Neurological Physical Therapy ... The departments of Exercise Science, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy, also part of the Panuska College, are housed ... Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy. Leahy Hall contains 25 interactive rehabilitation laboratories, 9 traditional and ... used to house facilities for the University's Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy departments. Leahy Hall opened for the ...
*  Complex regional pain syndrome
Treatment of CRPS often involves a number of modalities. Physical and occupational therapy have low quality evidence to support ... Physical therapy interventions may include transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation, progressive weight bearing, graded ... Treatment involves a multidisciplinary approach involving medications, physical and occupational therapy, psychological ... physical therapy, and other diagnostic procedures in the days prior to testing. Patients may also be required to discontinue ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Alternative: Massage Therapy and Bodywork: Education: United States: California
Offers all massage therapy modalities, as well as physical therapy aide classes. Flexible schedules, revolving programs and ... Santa Barbara Body Therapy Institute Offering several programs in massage therapy from 200 hours to 1000 hours. Located in ... McKinnon Body Therapy Center Provides details of classes, instructors and student services, with calendar and school news. Palo ... Regional North America United States California Health Alternative Massage Therapy and Bodywork ...
*  Prostate
... is treated by a large variety of modalities including alpha blockers, physical therapy, psychotherapy, antihistamines, ... "Physical Therapy Treatment for Prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome". 2014. Retrieved 2014-10-22. "Quercetin Treatment for ... If checks are performed, they can be in the form of a physical rectal exam, measurement of prostate specific antigen (PSA) ... More recently, a combination of trigger point and psychological therapy has proved effective for category III prostatitis as ...
*  Physical therapy
Pediatric physical therapy assists in early detection of health problems and uses a variety of modalities to provide physical ... for Physical Therapy American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties American Physical Therapy Association Doctor of Physical ... Sports Physical Therapy, suggests that physical therapy - particularly a combination of manual therapy of the neck, as well as ... The Master of Physical Therapy and Master of Science in Physical Therapy degrees are no longer offered, and the entry-level ...
*  Dislocation of jaw
The different modalities include patient education and self-care practices, medication, physical therapy, splints, ...
*  Subacromial bursitis
... physical therapy; chiropractic; and local modalities such as cryotherapy, ultrasound, electromagnetic radiation, and ... Donatelli, Robert (2004). Physical therapy of the shoulder. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone. ISBN 0-443-06614-0. Handa A, ... All patients were managed with anti-inflammatory medication and a specific, supervised physical-therapy regimen. The patients ... He noted that "the symptoms and physical signs in all three stages of impingement are almost identical, including the ' ...
*  IHunch
Physical therapy (a.k.a. physiotherapy in British-derived cultures) which utilises a wide range of techniques and modalities; ... International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy., Volume 6(3); Sept 2011:254-266 Jonas Vangindertael ed. "Facet Joint Syndrome ... Manual Therapy, 2005 May;10(2):127-35 Matthew A Fisher "Chemistry Explained Collagen", Chemistry Encyclopedia, Retrieved 24 ... Neck pain generally has been treated with a profusion of approaches and modalities, including nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory ...
*  Sexual surrogate
The modality in which surrogate partners work is called Surrogate Partner Therapy. This modality is used to address obstacles ... to physical and emotional intimacy that a client is unable to resolve through traditional therapy and requires the involvement ... Surrogate partner therapy begins with a meeting between client, therapist, and surrogate partner in which the goals of the ... "Surrogate Partner Therapy". Retrieved 13 March 2013. "Better-Sex Secrets from a Sex Surrogate , Women's Health Magazine". ...
*  Spinal disc herniation
Education on proper body mechanics Physical therapy, to address mechanical factors, and may include modalities to temporarily ... Diagnosis is made by a practitioner based on the history, symptoms, and physical examination. At some point in the evaluation, ... Waddell G, McCulloch JA, Kummel E, Venner RM (1980). "Nonorganic physical signs in low-back pain". Spine. 5 (2): 117-25. doi: ... Be Wary of Spinal Decompression Therapy with VAX-D or Similar Devices, Stephen Barrett Manusov, EG (September 2012). "Surgical ...
*  Brattleboro Retreat
The retreat cautiously approached modern treatment modalities such as electroconvulsive therapy ("ECT") and utilized them in a ... Many aspects of the Brattleboro Retreat's medical care and physical design have been adopted by hospitals around the world. ... For much of the 19th and 20th century, treatment methods emphasized fresh air, physical activity, educational enrichment, ...
*  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
... to Archives of Physical Therapy given the decreased emphasis on X-ray and radium among physicians using physical modalities. ... 1939: The Society of Physical Therapy Physicians was formed, the forerunner of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and ... 1926: The journal changed its name from the Journal of Radiology to the Archives of Physical Therapy, X-ray, Radium, and was ... 1930: Albert F. Tyler, MD, presented the Archives to the American Congress of Physical Therapy as a debt-free, unencumbered ...
*  Gardening Leave (charity)
"Horticultural therapy is a professionally conducted client-centred treatment modality that utilises horticultural activities to ... Through horticultural therapy sessions, the charity aims to maximise a veteran's physical, psychological and social strength, ... The focus is to maximise social, cognitive, physical and/or psychological functioning and/or to enhance general health and ... Gardening Leave is a British registered horticultural therapy charity that focuses on the mental health of British Armed Forces ...
*  David F. Levine
... including canine physical therapy, animal assisted therapy, gait analysis and motion analysis, the use of modalities such as ... Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy, 1e Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy, 2e Essential Facts of Physiotherapy ... David F. Levine is a physical therapy professor, holding the Walter Cline Chair of Excellence in Physical Therapy at the ... "Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy - 1st Edition". ISBN 9780721695556. Elsevier. "Canine Rehabilitation and Physical ...
*  Frank H. Krusen
He published extensively on the use of physical agents in medical treatment. He was an early advocate of using physical therapy ... Krusen is best known for his work on physical modalities, with more than 100 articles in that topical area. In the 1930s, the ... Krusen continued his studies in physical therapy and physical medicine, foreseeing the application of his knowledge to a broad ... Krusen also established Mayo Clinic's School of Physical Therapy in 1938, with 54 students in each class, a program that has ...
*  Energy medicine
... and other modalities where a physical intervention is used to manipulate a putative energy. Polarity therapy founded by ... 2009). "Polarity Therapy". American Cancer Society Complete Guide to Complementary and Alternative Cancer Therapies (2nd ed.). ... and light therapy. Medical techniques involving the use electromagnetic radiation (e.g. radiation therapy or magnetic resonance ... Some modalities describe treatments as ridding the body of negative energies or blockages in 'mind'; illness or episodes of ill ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Medicine: Imaging
Information about imaging modalities in health and disease. ... physical data needed in the application of these procedures, ... radiation therapy, radiation biology, and industrial operations; and (3) ... Information about imaging modalities in health and disease. Subcategories 9 Computer Tomography Scanning 5 ...