Scope Of Application Of Physiotherapy
Many physical factors are used by healthy people to enhance resistance and prevent certain diseases.
(1) Anti-inflammatory effect, physiotherapy can promote the absorption and dissipation of inflammation, according to the nature of inflammation, can choose a variety of therapies.
(2) Analgesic effect, mainly on nerves, joints, muscle pain and visceral spasm of pain.
(4) The excitation function, mainly uses in the nerve paralysis, the muscle atrophy, the local sensory obstacle and so on.
(5) Relieving spasm effect.
(6) Loosen the adhesion and soften the scar.
In addition, there are desensitization, sterilization, cancer treatment, antipyretic and sweating effect.
Physical therapy is of great practical value in the recovery of the disease and the reconstruction of the disabled. After the disease, physical factors can increase appetite, promote physical recovery, such as ultraviolet therapy, hydrotherapy, spa therapy, tanning therapy and so on. Functional recovery of the disabled, such as electrotherapy, phototherapy, hydrotherapy, physical therapy can be widely used, can improve labor capacity and reduce disability rate.