Department of Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy is a special branch of modern medical science which deals with the treatment of different disease and injuries and rehabilitation of the patients, using the natural ingredients like water, heat, wax, electricity, light, ultrasound wave and therapeutic exercises etc. as medium.
Though Physiotherapy was first introduced in the field of the medical science as allied medicine immediately after World War I st in America, it has subsequently spread through out the world due to its importance and utility for the treatment and rehabilitation of the patients suffering from injuries, pain, paralysis, arthritis and different types of disabilities. With the development and advancement of science in the modem world, industries are growing, communications are expanding and traffic is also accelerating in an enormous form all over the world including Bangladesh. The result is the manifold increase in accidents within mills, factories, on the roads, in the water and air over the decades. Physiotherapy plays pathological conditions e.g. poliomyelitis, post Orthopaedic cases, joint stiffness, backache, neckache and other degenerative diseases, different cardio?thoracic surgery and cardiac cases, different gynaecological and other field of medical conditions including. Intensive Care Unit (I.C.U) and Coronary Care Unit (C.C.U) management.