An innovative solution to test and strengthen patients in MSK rehab.
The session explores the numerous ways strength has been tested in rehab and provides the practical advantages and disadvantages they bring. The session then explores how power can form a more accurate objective measure of strength in rehab and how this can be applied in the clinical and rehab setting.
- •The session examines the reliability of manual muscle testing and dynamometry that is commonly used by therapists.
- •Is explores the benefit of measuring power in a patient population group as a more consistent and accurate solution for therapists to follow.
- •The session concludes on how pneumatic resistance can help therapists to facilitate a more effective strength programme in rehab.