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Hydrotherapy

Known as: Hydrotherapies, water therapy 
External application of water for therapeutic purposes.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2014
Review
2014
The use of water for various treatments (hydrotherapy) is probably as old as mankind. Hydrotherapy is one of the basic methods of… Expand
Review
2013
Review
2013
Water immersion is increasingly being used by elite athletes seeking to minimize fatigue and accelerate post-exercise recovery… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Background and Purpose: This study was designed to evaluate the effectiveness of hydrotherapy in subjects with osteoarthritis (OA… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
OBJECTIVE To determine whether Tai Chi or hydrotherapy classes for individuals with chronic symptomatic hip or knee… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of three hydrotherapy interventions on the physiological and functional… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
This study independently examined the effects of three hydrotherapy interventions on the physiological and functional symptoms of… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The use of water for medical treatment is probably as old as mankind. Until the middle of the last century, spa treatment… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To compare the effects of a hydrotherapy resistance exercise programme with a gym based resistance exercise programme… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The health-care facility environment is rarely implicated in disease transmission, except among patients who are… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
ABSTRACT:   Balneotherapy and spa therapy emerged as an important treatment modality in the 1800s, first in Europe and then in… Expand