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Physical Therapy

  • By: Gautam J. Desai
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Physical Therapy (PT) is a field that helps patients recover from, and adapt to, disease and injury. Patients seen by physical therapists suffer from not only musculoskeletal conditions such as low-back pain, but also neurological conditions such ...

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