Physiotherapy in the late postoperative stage after total hip аrthroplasty

Nikolovska, Lence and Yasenova, Danka and Matsouridis, Athanasios and Matsouridis, Antreas (2011) Physiotherapy in the late postoperative stage after total hip аrthroplasty. [Project]

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Кинезитерапия в късния следоперативен период след тотално ендопротезиране на ТБС.docx

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Introduction: hip endoprothesis helps patients return to active life [12]. The aim of the study is tracking the effectiveness of modified Kinesitherapeutical program including PNF techniques and soft tissue mobilizations for functional recovery of the lower limb in the late postoperative period after total hip endoprosthesis. Material and methods: object of study, 25 patients (16 men and 9 women) aged from 61 to 76, at the second month after total hip endoprosthesis with rear-lateral access. Physiotherapy (PT) program: fascial release techniques (FRT), muscle-energy techniques (MET), analytical exercises, rhythmic stabilization training with a proper walking aids and implementation of activities of daily living (DL). The results showed reduction of pain and muscle imbalance, increased stabilization of the hip, the correct way of movement and improved quality of life of patients with total endoprosthesis of the hip. Key words: endoprosthesis, hip, PNF, fascial techniques.

Item Type: Project
Subjects: Medical and Health Sciences > Other medical sciences
Divisions: Faculty of Medical Science
Depositing User: Sanja Stefanova
Date Deposited: 26 Nov 2014 12:17
Last Modified: 26 Nov 2014 12:17

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