Fight with COVID19

Patient stories

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People were surprised what a physiotherapist can do on such a challenging ward

Passionate physiotherapist. Full of positive energy. Confidently talks about how, despite fear, she enters the infectious ward every day. Dominika Glonek was one of the first to begin working with patients suffering…

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Patients on COVID-19 wards keep asking for physiotherapy

After the coronavirus outbreak, I had no doubts that my place is in the team I work for every day. I have never thought about taking holiday or sick leave. I participated…

The risk is too high

Eight-year-old Aleksander has been rehabilitated all his life. He suffers from spinal muscular atrophy, so he truly needs physiotherapy. But at the same time, due to his disease, his parents haven’t decided…

Give up physiotherapy? Never!

I suffered a cervical fracture. My legs are paralyzed and I have paresis in my fingers. Although the accident happened 17 years ago, I require constant rehabilitation. Among many reasons, one of…

Everyone must build their profit and loss statement

I had arthroscopy performed on my shoulder at the beginning of March, due to chronic shoulder instability and dislocation syndrome. According to recommendations, my arm was immobilized for four weeks after the…

Pulmonary physiotherapy comes to the rescue of COVID-19 patients

On the 30th of January 2020, WHO announced the epidemic of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus which causes the COVID-19 disease. At that time, nobody in Poland expected this situation to advance to what we…

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Physiotherapy moves… seniors!

Only a few days without physical activity might cause hard-to-reverse effects in the body of an elderly person. This can be prevented! Due to the introduced state of epidemic, the Ministry of…

Let us not lose touch with patients Telerehabilitation in the times of epidemic

State of epidemic and physiotherapy practice Although the state of epidemic introduced in Poland is aimed to prevent transmission of SARS-CoV-2, it also results in numerous restrictions regarding movement, using public spaces,…

Keep documentation in Finezjo!

The ordinance of the Minister of Health¹ obliging all physiotherapists to keep electronic medical documentation and adhere to the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) became effective in the midst…