Physical Therapy

TAG1's Physical Therapy History (Ongoing)
TAG1 has not added a schedule.

TAG1's Physical Therapy is for…

  • Other
  • Balance problems
  • Spasms in neck
  • Back pain

TAG1 has not reported any side effects for Physical Therapy.

Evaluations


Mar 1, 2009

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Balance problems: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Spasms in neck: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Back pain: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Advice & Tips: SOMETIMES I CAN BARELY MAKE MYSELF GO -BUT I AM SO THANKFUL WHEN I DO. I THINK THIS HAS MEANT THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ME BEING IN A WHEELCHAIR AND USING MY CANE AND OCCASIONLY MY WALKER. I WOULD TELL ALL MSA PATIENTS HERE TO INCLUDE PHYSICAL THERAPY IN THEIR WEEKLY ROUTINE.
Cost: $200+ monthly

About Physical Therapy (Physical Therapy)

Physical therapy (PT) is a component of rehabilitation to build strength, mobility and fitness. PT may be used short term after an injury or long term following traumatic injury or serious illness such as a stroke to regain as much independence and functioning as possible. Read more

Learn more about Physical Therapy in our Physical Therapy Community Report.