What is Remedial Massage?

Category: Physical Therapy

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Generic name: Massage Therapy

Remedial message uses several specialised techniques to locate and repair damage and to support and speed up the body's own repair mechanisms.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Stiffness/Spasticity 6 4
Pain 5 4
Fibromyalgia 4 2
Aching burning throbbing body pain 1 2
Aching in neck and base of skull 1 1
Nerve pain (neuralgia) 1 2

Show all 11 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 1
None 6

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Remedial Massage

Side effect Patients
Achiness 1
Back pain 1
Drooling 1
Pain 1
Soreness 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently going to Remedial Massage

Dosage Patients
45 min monthly 1
60 min monthly 1
160 min monthly 1
60 min weekly 1

Why patients stopped taking Remedial Massage

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Expense 2
See all 2 patients who’ve stopped going to Remedial Massage

Duration

Currently going to Remedial Massage

Duration Patients
1-2 years 2
2 years or more 3

Stopped going to Remedial Massage

Duration Patients
1-2 years 1
2 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 2
Sometimes 2
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 2
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 4
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Remedial Massage.