Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Services

The Department of Neurological Rehabilitation has got well equipped Physiotherapy and Occupational therapy sections. They cater to the needs of both out-patients and inpatients of Neurological Rehabilitation ward and other Departments and wards of the Institute.

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

Occupational therapy enables people to do the day-to-day activities that are important to them despite impairments, activity limitations or participation restrictions or despite risks for these problems. Occupations are another name for these day-to-day activities.

Services include:

  • Evaluating and providing intervention in collaboration with the client, family, care giver, or others
  • Developing, improving, sustaining, or restoring skills in activities of daily living (ADL), work or productive activities, and play or leisure
  • Identifying and facilitating engagement in meaningful and healthy occupations
  • Developing, remediating, or restoring sensorimotor, cognitive, or psychosocial components of performance
  • Educating the client, family, care giver, or others in carrying out appropriate nonskilled interventions

PHYSIOTHERAPY SECTION

Physiotherapy section aims to help patients to optimize their mobility, function and independence. Physiotherapists work includes thorough assessment,design individualized treatment plans that incorporates manual therapy, exercises and/or use of electro-physical modalities to optimize recovery.

Services Include:

  • Electrotherapy
  • Exercise therapy unit
  • Gait training Laboratory
  • Balance laboratory
  • Biofeedback
  • Theraband therapy
  • Neuro developmental therapy unit

ORTHOTIC SECTION

There is an orthotist alongwith an orthotic assistant in the orthotic section

Services include:

  • Upper limb orthoses like resting hand splint, short cock-up splint
  • Lower limb orthoses like ankle foot orthosis, knee –ankle foot orthosis
  • Spinal orthosis- AP jacket

URODYNAMIC LABORATORY

  • We have got one technician for Urodynamic laboratory.
  • Urodynamic study is done for both inpatients and outdoor patients of the hospital.