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How to get the best out of your physiotherapist

A. Richey

Physiotherapy treatment is common for a range of standard conditions, particularly including musculoskeletal injuries.

In a standard physiotherapy practice, more than 80% of patients are private patients paying private rates, with sessions lasting for between 20 and 30 minutes. Physiotherapists frequently undertake musculoskeletal assessments, offer advice, and develop a graduated loading program consisting of exercise and activity. Their real skill is in the ability to judge when people are able to return to their previous activities. The advice provided by phy...

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