Respiratory Physio and OPEP divices

Respiratory Physio and OPEP divices

Respiratory Physio and OPEP Devices RESPIRATORY PHYSIO AND THE USE OF OPEP DEVICES Article by Graceville Physiotherapist Meris Tan   An Aerobika is an oscillating positive expiratory pressure (OPEP) device designed to loosen sputum build up in the lungs to aid in...
LONG COVID and the role of Physiotherapy

LONG COVID and the role of Physiotherapy

The health burden of LONG COVID and the role of Physiotherapy in MDT management By Graceville Physiotherapist Matt Fowler The Omicron variant of COVID-19 is considered to be a much weaker, albeit much more contagious, version of the virus[1], but over the next few...
Neck Pain

Neck Pain

Neck Pain  Article by Graceville Physiotherapist Molly CartledgeNeck pain is a common presentation to physiotherapy clinics. Muscles, joints and nerves are different sources of neck pain. This may include muscle tightness or strains, joint sprains and...
Treatment of Sacroiliac Joint dysfunction (SIJ Pain)

Treatment of Sacroiliac Joint dysfunction (SIJ Pain)

Treatment of Sacroiliac Joint dysfunction Article by Graceville Physiotherapist Molly Cartledge The sacroiliac joint or SIJ is a common complaint of patients presenting to physiotherapy [1]. The SIJ is a joint that sits between the sacrum at the bottom of the spine,...
The importance of exercise in healthy ageing

The importance of exercise in healthy ageing

 The importance of exercise in healthy ageing Article by Graceville Physiotherapist Matt Fowler Physiological ageing is a normal aspect of life in which the human body experiences widespread systematic changes. As it relates to physiotherapy, many musculoskeletal...