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
Patients with evaluations
Perceived effectiveness
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness

  • 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 5

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
60 min monthly 2
45 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 4

Stopped going to Remedial Massage

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

Adherence


Always
Patients
3
43%
Usually
Patients
2
29%
Sometimes
Patients
1
14%
Never taken as prescribed
Patients
1
14%

Burden


Very hard to take
Patients
1
14%
Somewhat hard to take
Patients
1
14%
A little hard to take
Patients
2
29%
Not at all hard to take
Patients
3
43%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
1
14%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
2
29%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
1
14%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
3
43%
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Remedial Massage.