Physiotherapists Role in ICU

Introduction Critical care is the specialised care of patients whose conditions are life-threatening and who require comprehensive care and constant monitoring, usually in intensive care units (ICUs). Critically ill patients frequently suffer long-term physical and psychological complications. They are on long term mechanical ventilation and as a result, 25% display…

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The necessity of physical exercise for seniors in our community

Here at Shamim Khan Physiotherapy we are known for our work with both athletes (high performance physical training and exercise)  and our passion and care for working with the senior citizens in our community ( Flexibility and Rehabilitation). I would like to take this opportunity to write about the benefits and importance  of physical therapy  for our senior patients. 

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Exercise Rehabilitation and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Stage

  MICHAEL J. BERRY , W. JACK REJESKI , NORMAN E. ADAIR , and DANIEL ZACCARO https://doi.org/10.1164/ajrccm.160.4.9901014       PubMed: 10508815 Abstract To determine the extent to which patients with Stage I COPD experience improvements in physical performance and quality of life as a result of exercise training, and to compare these improvements with those seen in Stage I and II patients, 151…

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