PYTANIA DO FIZJOTERAPEUTY

Shockwave – indications

The shockwave therapy is a modern, high-energy treatment method. A particular application is found in the treatment of calcification. However, be aware of the fact that this method is not a cure for every disorder, and the indications are relatively narrow. ...

Comparison of the shockwave driven electromagnetically and by a compressor

There are several types of shockwave therapy devices available on the market. The most common are the units where the projectile is driven by compressed air. In comparison to compressed air devices also there are available units in which the projectile is accelerated by...

Comparison of radial and focused shock wave therapy

Radial and focused shock wave therapy, there are two different types of interactions, taking into account the physical characteristics of each of these methods. Below there is a comparison of several values that characterize these two therapeutic methods. Comparison of focused...

Use of laser light in the treatment of spondyloarthrosis in cats with uraemia

  Spinal degeneration (Spondyloarthrosis) Condition that develops over time, involving the occurrence of (spondylotic) exostoses with their shapes causing the bridging of intervertebral disc spaces. Spondylotic protrusions may lead to a significant limitation in spinal mobility; in addition, they tend to press against spinal nerves by...

Results of irradiation of cancer (Carcinoma Planoepitheliale Acantholiticu) with laser light, with wavelengths of 660 nm and 808 nm

Squamous cell cancer (SCC) (Carcinoma planoepitheliale) is the most frequent malignant neoplasm of the oral cavity in dogs and cats. It typically occurs in animals 8-10 years old, medium-sized and large breeds, with both sexes prone to the diseases to the same extent. Macroscopically,...

High power laser therapy in the treatment of the superficial flexor tendon in a horse: second case study

  Patient's details: Species: horse Sex: gelding Age: 11 years old Breed: Polish half bred horse Colour: bay Jumping obstacles Medical history Small oedema was visible half the length of the metacarpus of the left thoracic limb on the palmar side. The palpation showed an increased body...

High power laser therapy: fracture of the metacarpal bone in a horse: second case

The article presents second case of the effects of high power laser therapy unit Polaris HP on bone union in fracture of the metacarpal bone in a horse. Patient's details: Species: horse Breed: Polish half bred horse Sex: gelding Age: 12 years old Horse entering...

High power laser therapy in the treatment of the superficial flexor tendon in a horse: case study

The article presents case study of the treatment of the superficial flexor tendon in a horse by high power laser therapy unit Polaris HP. Patient's details: Species: horse Sex: mare Age: 6 years old Breed: thoroughbred Colour: bay Racehorse Medical history The orthopaedic examination of the horse...

Effect of the high power laser therapy on pain and function in sportsmen after the ankle joint injury

The article presents the evaluation of the effects of the therapeutic program using High Power Laser Therapy in the treatment of injury to ankle joint ligament of sportsmen. The study was done in the Reha-athletica cabinet of dr Grzegorz Głąb in Cracow. ...

PGE Skra Bełchatów: case study of one of the players

The article presents results of high power laser therapy unit Polaris HP S18W usage in case study of one of the professional volleyball players. One of the players of PGE Skra Bełchatów underwent the high power laser therapy. He had chronic...