CASE STUDY ON THE ROLE OF PHYSICAL THERAPY IN RECOVERY CONGENITAL CHILDFOOT IN INFANTS

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  • Mihaela Anghel „Vasile Alecsandri” University of Bacău, Marasesti 157, 600100, Romania

Abstract

This paper aims to highlight the benefit of therapy therapist, the correction of congenital club foot deviations infant started as early, even immediately after birth. Also, special attention should be given, informing and educating parents so knowing these benefits can contribute together as a team in a harmonious physical and mental development of the child.  Trying today to present a model of treatment of congenital club foot therapist means you get a great responsibility.  To emphasize the need for the study hypotheses we left, that by applying a recovery program based on passive exercises, active-reflexes, proprioceptive and exteroceptive stimulation at early ages can improve deviation of congenital club foot. The results of the initial and final evaluations were positive, upward mobility in the foot and its deviations. The findings indicate that specific physiotherapy program applied to young children contributes to improving deviations congenital foot.

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2017-08-27

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