exercise therapy


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exercise/movement therapy

A health-enhancing system of exercise and movement–eg, aikido, dance therapy, t'ai chi, yoga. See Exercise.
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In June of this year, after 15 years of lobbying by multiple physician groups, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services agreed to cover supervised exercise therapy for PAD.
Ninety-three patients with mild to moderate medial knee osteoarthritis--"a group we commonly see in primary care," he noted--were randomized to the structured 8-week neuromuscular exercise therapy program or to 8 weeks of instruction in the appropriate use of NSAIDs and acetaminophen.
Ninety-three patients with mild to moderate medial knee osteoarthritis --"a group we commonly see in primary care," he noted--were randomized to the structured 8-week neuromuscular exercise therapy program or to 8 weeks of instruction in the appropriate use of NSAIDs and acetaminophen.
Exercise therapy versus arthroscopic partial meniscectomy for degenerative meniscal tear in middle aged patients: randomised controlled trial with two year follow-up.
Ramadan fasting athletes) (3, 4), epidemiology of local sports injuries (5), fitness and weight management (6) and exercise therapy of musculoskeletal problems such as low back pain (7).
Rachel Douglas: Running is amazing and I'm sure by now I too would have had a breakdown but I've been saved by exercise therapy.
ISLAMABAD -- Exercise therapy is as effective as surgery for middle-aged patients with a common type of knee injury known as meniscal tear, a study has revealed.
However, the group that only received exercise therapy had FIQ scores that rose to near baseline levels.
The treatment plan will be tailored specifically to you and can include cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and a structured exercise programme called graded exercise therapy.
The second is graded exercise therapy, which emphasizes starting slowly and gradually increasing frequency, duration, or intensity.
The research, comparing keyhole surgery with exercise therapy for the condition, has lifted the dancer back on to her feet.