Want stronger wrists or slim hips? Here are the best weights to give you a lift

Here, Tim Allardyce, a physiotherapist and clinical director at the Surrey Physio clinic, recommends a selection so you can find one to suit your needs.
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Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Authors: Yasobant S, Mohanty S PMID: 31299854 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of the Association of Physicians of India - Category: General Medicine Tags: J Assoc Physicians India Source Type: research
Since I’ve been pretty much housebound because of my fractured humerus, I finally decided to go through our closets and get rid of all the clothes we don’t/can’t wear anymore. Of course, I have to be careful not to hurt my shoulder, and believe me, careful I am! But I can’t just lie around with the cats (our Pixie, in the photo) and watch TV series nonstop…   Speaking of my shoulder, well it’s healing…and healing well, I think. I can now raise my arm above my head. Compare that to a month ago when I could barely lift my arm! Thank you, physiotherapy! I have my third checkup,...
Source: Margaret's Corner - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Blogroll bone cancer curcumin Source Type: blogs
Conclusion. There is evidence to support exercise-based interventions as cost-effective treatment for preventing falls. Further research is needed to fully establish the cost-effectiveness of such programs, especially in both developing and underdeveloped countries.
Source: Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine - Category: Rehabilitation Source Type: research
Almost most schools ask the question of is anybody related to you work in the school/university. How does this work. One of my uncle works as a physiotherapist. when said Yes for this question do I get any preference. My Mcat/gpa average is inline with EMORY school median mcat/gpa. I have 2 options md/phd and MD. In the above case which one would yield better results. Thanks
Source: Student Doctor Network - Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums
In Swedish primary care, the healthcare process for patients with knee osteoarthritis (KOA) can be initiated by a physician or physiotherapist assessment. However, it is unclear how the different assessments a...
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research
Source: European Journal of Physiotherapy - Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Source Type: research
cervical mobilisations are used to treat people with neck pain but their mechanisms of action are unclear. One theorised reason for induced analgesia is effect on neck muscle activity.
Source: Physiotherapy - Category: Physiotherapy Authors: Source Type: research
In this study, we aimed to assess the clinical and cost effectiveness of a home-based, self-managed, standing frame programme.MethodsSUMS was a pragmatic, multicentre, randomised controlled superiority trial of people with progressive multiple sclerosis and severe mobility impairment, undertaken in eight centres from two regions in the UK. The study had assessor-blinded outcome assessments with use of clinician-rated and patient-rated measures at baseline, 20 weeks, and 36 weeks. After baseline assessment, participants were randomised (1:1) by computer-generated assignment to either a standing frame programme plus usual ca...
Source: The Lancet Neurology - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
This study aimed to compare the physical characteristics, upper extremity functions and quality of life of breast cancer survivors and healthy women. METHODS: A total of 66 women participated in this study: breast cancer survivors (n= 33) and healthy counterparts (n= 33) participated in this study. The Lateral Scapular Dyskinesia Slide Test was used to evaluate scapular dyskinesia, the hand-held dynamometer was used to measure upper extremity muscular strength, the Angle Reproduction Test was used to measure upper extremity position sense, the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand questionnaire was used to assess ...
Source: Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil Source Type: research
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