"G" - Goniometer (測角儀)

We use goniometers to measure the joint range of motion- how much flexion and extension is possible. 

 

Reduced ROM can highlight joint problems due to boney changes in the joint, muscle or other soft tissue restrictions or due to pain. We use goniometers to measure the joint range of motion- how much flexion and extension is possible. Reduced ROM can highlight joint problems due to boney changes in the joint, muscle or other soft tissue restrictions or due to pain. 

我們使用測角儀測量關節的運動範圍 - 彎曲和伸展的能力。 運動範圍縮小可以突出關節問題,這是因為關節,肌肉或其他軟組織限制或疼痛引起的骨骼變化。

 

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How to use a Heat Pack (How To 影片系列-熱敷暖包)

Heat (warm) packs even in summer can be game changer for helping older arthritic pets or those with over working muscles to reduce stiffness. Watch to see how to apply to be safe. Need advice on what type of heat pack? We are always happy to help!

Sneak Peek- Molly (物理治療小點滴- Molly )

Molly helping us to show you some of the work we do for post-surgery patients in our physiotherapy rehabilitation

"K" - Kyphosis and lordosis which are curving of the spine

Kyphosis is when the spine of an animal is hunched and may suggest pain in the spine or hips.