Why Aquatic therapy? What is the benefit? Who can Benefit from it?


Article by: Dr. Gajanan Bhalerao (PT) MPT neuro PT , C/NDT (USA), Aquatic therapy (Kliniken Valens Switzerland) Physical Therapy is a constantly evolving field. There are many types and methods are adding as adjunct traditional physical therapy. Most of these therapies are performed on the land. There are multiple forces are always acting on ourContinue reading “Why Aquatic therapy? What is the benefit? Who can Benefit from it?”

Workshop on ” Neuro therapeutic approaches in neuro rehabilitation : part I- Proprioceptive neuro Muscular facilitation” on 13th Sept 2014 ​


On the occasion of word physiotherapy Day on  in month of September Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy, Sancheti healthcare academy   ​organizing​ a one  days work shop on​ Neuro therapeutic approaches in  neuro   rehabilitation : Part I-  Proprioceptive neuro Muscular facilitation Date :- 13th Sept 2014 Contact hours – 8hrs Eligibility – Clinical Therapist, Post Graduate, 3rd & 4thContinue reading “Workshop on ” Neuro therapeutic approaches in neuro rehabilitation : part I- Proprioceptive neuro Muscular facilitation” on 13th Sept 2014 ​”

Taping in hemiplegic shoulder subluxation


The shoulder complex consists of four separate joints, which afford it incredible mobility in all planes of motion, but at the expense of its stability. The glenohumeral joint (GHJ) relies on the integrity of muscular and capsuloligamentous structures rather than bony conformation for its stability. Injury or paralysis of muscles around the shoulder complex mayContinue reading “Taping in hemiplegic shoulder subluxation”

Spastic muscles cant do eccentric lengthening


Spastic muscles are in the state of concentric contractions can’t do eccentric lengthening. Spastic muscles are in shortened state and active eccentric contraction in difficult. This can be due to a. Weakness of antagonistic muscle b. Due to reciprocal inhibition causes relaxation of antagonistic muscle Spastic muscles act like spring that work in concentric contraction andContinue reading “Spastic muscles cant do eccentric lengthening”