Description

Medical Rehabilitation is a branch of medicine that aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to those with physical impairments or disabilities.

Physiotherapists are healthcare professionals who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from newborns to the very oldest, who have medical problems or other health-related conditions, illnesses, or injuries that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities, as well as they, would like in their daily lives.

Physiotherapists use a variety of physical techniques and therapies in the treatment and rehabilitation of patients who are suffering from illnesses and injuries. They help patients recover from accident, illness or injury, organize physical exercise sessions, provide massage, and provide education and advice to exercise and movement.

Subject Combination

English, Mathematics, Biology and Chemistry or Physics

Employment

Typical employers of physiotherapists are hospitals/health centres, local and professional sports clubs, special schools, sports clinics, gymnastic centres, industrial organizations, nursing homes and other health related fields.

 

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