Ultrasound therapy involves use of ultrasonic oscillations of certain frequency for medical purposes. Ultrasound produces mechanical, thermal and physicochemical effect on the human body, representing a sparing procedure. It doesn’t have any harmful effect, and is very effective in treatment and prevention of certain diseases. For example, the use of ultrasound therapy in the cerebral palsy cases is based on the spasmolytic effect from this procedure, the effect of ultrasound on connective tissue and peripheral section of the nervous system. Ultrasound also improves metabolic and immune processes in the human body.
- contractions and rigidity of joints;
- increased muscle tonus;
- cicatrical changes in tissues;
- skin diseases;
- neurological diseases.
- general counter-indications to physiotherapy;
- acute infectious diseases;
- arterial hypotension;
- vegetovascular dystonia;
Duration of the procedure: 30 minutes.
The procedure performed by: Yevheniia Pavlivna Sotnikova