Overview of Orthopedic Physiotherapy | Physiotherapy

Orthopedic Physiotherapy

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 […]

Overview of Kernig’s Sign | Physiotherapy

Kernig's sign

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 […]