courses in physical & occupational therapy

courses in physical & occupational therapy

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Physiotherapists and Occupational therapists are paramedic professionals, while physiotherapists restore mobility
alleviate pain and suffering and work to prevent disability inpatients. Occupational therapists treat patients with physical
and spastic disabilities, premature infants, disabled children etc. People affected by physical or mental injury or illness or
by aging process need to develop special skills for performing normal acts so as to sustain themselves without being a
burden on any individual. Paramedics work in coordination with treating physicians. If you value service to patients,
have patience, dedications and concern for the physically disabled, this is a profession which will be immensely
satisfying. Physiotherapists work in hospitals orthopedic departments and rehabilitation centers for the handicapped,
schools for the mentally retarded and physically disabled children. Training for these paramedical professionals extends
over 4 ½ period fro degree courses. The courses can be pursued after class XII with Physics, Chemistry and Biology

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