Treatment of Rheumatic Disorders
Therapies for rheumatic diseases vary depending on the type of disease or condition. The treatment of rheumatic diseases includes: Exercise - physical activity helps reduce joint pain, stiffness and increase flexibility and mobility of bone, muscle strength, and endurance. Exercise helps to reduce weight, which in turn reduces pressure on joints. The physiotherapist plays a major role in the management of patients with rheumatic diseases and helps patients achieve and maintain optimal function and independence.
- Track 1-1 Biologic Agents and Therapies for Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Track 2-2 Disease-modifying Anti Rheumatic Drugs
- Track 3-3 Immunological Treatment
- Track 4-4 Physio-Therapeutic Treatments and Advances