What Are the Benefits of Massage, Traction and Manipulation? Center

Various forms of massage, traction, and manipulation have been used as a part of medical practice to treat musculoskeletal conditions. A massage is a therapeutic manipulation of soft tissue of the body with the goal of achieving normalization of those tissues. A traction refers to the practice of slowly and gently pulling on a fractured or dislocated body part. It is usually performed by a medical professional such as a physiotherapist, using ropes, pulleys, and weights. Manipulation is the use of the hands by a professional on the patient by using specific techniques and maneuvers to achieve painless movement and right posture of the musculoskeletal system. Read more: What Are the Benefits of Massage, Traction and Manipulation? Article

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