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Rehabilitation: Part 2 of our Exercise and Movement series

Posted by Dr. Marnie Mabee D'Andrea on Monday, March 9, 2020, In : Exercise 


 

In our last article we discussed prehab and noted the difference with rehab.  To recap, by definition, Rehabilitation (according to Oxford dictionary) is "the action of restoring someone to health or normal life through training and therapy after imprisonment, addiction, or illness".  Prehabilitation can be defined as "the process of care, initiated before surgery, whereby patients’ physical, nutritional, medical and mental conditions are strengthened while waiting for surgery in order...


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Prehabilitation:  Part 1 of our Exercise and Movement series

Posted by Dr. Marnie Mabee D'Andrea on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, In : Exercise 


Prehabilitation is a newer buzz word that is used often in the healthcare industry, in particular, more amoungst physical therapy providers like chiropractors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, athletic therapists, massage therapists and some orthopedic surgeons.  By definition, Rehabilitation (according to Oxford dictionary) is "the action of restoring someone to health or normal life through training and therapy after imprisonment, addiction, or illness".  Prehabilitation can be de...

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