application of hot packs made by frying oats in vinegar and enclosing them in cloth sacs; used as an adjunct to acupuncture.
Patient discussion about hot packing
Q. can i treat Arthritis with hot packs? will it make any different?
A. Actually ostheoarthritis is known to be aleviated with heat and so hot packs may help. Cold weather is known to aggravate arthritis. You should try a combination of physical therapy or minimal exercise with hot packs.More discussions about hot packing