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Se describirán libros, artículos, guías e información de interés para profesionales y pacientes.

Physiotherapy management of Achilles tendinopathy

This review focuses on two distinct but related conditions: midportion Achilles tendinopathy and insertional Achilles tendinopathy. They are characterised by localised pain  and impaired locomotor function, including walking, running and jumping. The information mainly pertains to midportion tendinopathy, which dominates the literature, but evidence about insertional Achilles tendinopathy is highlighted. Although ...

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Immediate effects of active exercise with compression therapy on lower-limb lymphedema

Purpose Active exercise with compression therapy (AECT) is a standard treatment for gynecological cancer-related lowerlimb lymphedema (LLL) in clinical situations. However, there is insufficient evidence regarding the immediate effects of the use of AECT on LLL. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the immediate effects of AECT on LLL. Methods Participants in ...

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Rehabilitation Treatment Specification System: Identifying barriers, facilitators, and strategies for implementation in research, education, and clinical care

Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, octuber 25, 2022 Jarrad H. Van Stan. Jain Holmes, Lauren Wengerd et al Objective To explore rehabilitation professionals’ experiences and perspectives of barriers and facilitators to implementing the RTSS in research, education, and clinical care. Design A cross-sectional survey with free text and binary ...

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Effectiveness of Telerehabilitation in Physical Therapy: A Rapid Overview

Physical Therapy, Volume 101, Issue 6, June 2021, pzab053 Pamela Seron,  MSc, María-Jose Oliveros, MSc, Ruvistay Gutierrez-Arias, MSc, Rocío Fuentes-Aspe et al Objective: The purpose of this article was to summarize the available evidence from systematic reviews on telerehabilitation in physical therapy. Methods: We searched Medline/PubMed, EMBASE, and Cochrane Library databases. In addition, the records ...

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Exercise interventions and patient beliefs for people with hip, knee or hip and knee osteoarthritis: a mixed methods review

Abstract Background: Chronic peripheral joint pain due to osteoarthritis (OA) is extremely prevalent and a major cause of physical dysfunction and psychosocial distress. Exercise is recommended to reduce joint pain and improve physical function, but the effect of exercise on psychosocial function (health beliefs, depression, anxiety and quality of life) in ...

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Domains of physiotherapist practice competence

1. Plan and conduct a structured, comprehensive client-centred assessment and physiotherapy examination of the client, or needs of a client group, including socio-economic, personal, and environmental factors, and screening for differential diagnosis. 2. Evaluate the findings from the assessment/examination to identify and prioritise client problems and negotiate achievable and measurable ...

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2021 EULAR recommendations regarding lifestyle behaviours and work participation to prevent progression of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases

Objectives: A European League Against Rheumatism taskforce was convened to review the literature and develop recommendations on lifestyle behaviours for rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (RMDs). Methods:  Six lifestyle exposures (exercise, diet, weight, alcohol, smoking, work participation) and seven RMDs (osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, axial spondyloarthritis, psoriatic arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, systemic sclerosis, gout) were considered. The taskforce included health ...

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