What is orthopedic physiotherapy? This is the branch of physiotherapy that deals with the treatment of injuries or disorders of the skeletal system and associated muscles, joints, and ligaments. Orthopedic physiotherapy also includes pre-and postoperative hip, shoulder, and knee rehabilitation. Orthopedic physiotherapy is a scientific approach to treatment that follows evidence-based guidelines. Originally, the physiotherapist […]
Amebiasis is a parasitic disease (also known as amoebic diarrhea and/or amoebiasis) caused by Entamoeba histolytica or another amoeba infection
Gallbladder empyema is usually the result of a progression of acute cholecystitis in the context of bile stasis and cystic duct obstruction.
The femur length measures the longest bone in the body and reproduces the longitudinal growth of the fetus. Its utility is similar to the biparietal diameter
What is Kernig’s sign? Kernig’s sign: A sign that indicates the presence of meningitis (inflammation of the meninges that line the brain and spinal cord). The Kernig sign test is performed by having the person lie on the back, flex the thigh so that it is at a right angle to the trunk, and fully […]
Rebound tenderness is a sign of peritonitis, a serious condition that is an inflammation of the peritoneum. Know more about the test.
The quadratus lumborum muscle is the sincere abdominal muscle. It is located in the lower back, on both sides of the lumbar spine.