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Information on physiotherapy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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User :   hello
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   hello i have a question dealing with physical therapy
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you can proced
Doctor :   whats your age and gender?
User :   what is it called when you stretch the unaffected limb to get the affected limb to imitate, a trick of sorts
User :   hello
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   can you explain it a bit more?
User :   whats it called?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   broke elboe and could not lift arm i stretched good arm in air 45sec then 15 rrest then 30 up and the broke arm went strat up it imitated it without question
Doctor :   You can stimulate unused limb by moving the other one
Doctor :   Hi
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