Articles on Physiotherapy Treatments and Musculoskeletal Conditions

Getting better is not just your physiotherapists, instructors or trainers’ responsibility. It is also yours, your care-takers and loved ones’. It is a collaborative effort that require everyone’s active understanding and participation.

This portal is dedicated to providing clear information on the latest physiotherapy conditions and treatments for online users.

Back pain due to a vertebrae fracture?
14 Jan 2008, 4:04 pm

Back pain can be a result of muscle strain, spinal disc problems, nerve problems, or simply due to the ageing process. It can also be due to spinal fracture as a result of osteoporosis. Yet, most of the spinal fractures often go undiagnosed.

A Case Study on the Mal-Aligned Rib Cage
11 Jan 2008, 10:29 am

In this case study, a client presented a history of persistent back pain around the thoracic region caused by a mal-positioned rib leading to thoracic spinal stiffness and pain at the surrounding soft tissues.

Everything seems to be labelled ergonomically designed these days. What does that mean?
05 Jan 2008, 4:03 pm

Ergonomics. If everything is getting to be labelled ergonomics, then what isn’t ergonomical? If the chair that I bought and am now sitting on is labelled ergonomically-designed, why is my body still aching as much as before?

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