Preventive rehabilitation as a new direction of restorative medicine (development of thermodynamic health concept)

The fundamental position on the essence of life and health as a manifestation of the transformation of solar energy into other types of energy (thermal, mechanical, electrical, etc.) used in life processes is discussed. It is asserted that the effectiveness

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Factors affecting adherence to physiotherapy appointments for caregivers of children with cerebral palsy in Kano metropolis

Background: Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most commonly occurring physical disability in childhood. Poor adherence to physiotherapy appointments after discharged is one of the most problematic issue that makes the assessment of progress very difficult for children with CP in

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Analysis of foot structure in pre-school children

The foot is a complex biokinematic structure and an important part of the static-dynamic musculoskeletal system. Its supportive, weight-bearing and locomotor functions are essential. These tasks can be fulfilled when the morphological foot structure, particularly the shape of longitudinal and

Published in 2017, 21 (2)

Influence of marital discord on compliance to physiotherapy appointment for caregivers of children with cerebral palsy in Kano metropolis (Nigeria)

Background: The involvement of parents in compliance to treatment regime and home program may not be properly achieved where there is marital discord or separation. Despite the high growth of marital conflicts,and high number of children with cerebral palsy, there

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Pathological changes in locomotors system in children with Minimal Brain Dysfunction (MBD). Causes. Symptoms. Physiotherapy

In the paper we present observations of patients from the years 1995 – 2016. Material content of 955 children and youths in age of 2 to 18 years and small group of adults people. We give the clinical material of

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