Physical therapy provides services to people in order to develop, maintain and restore maximum functional mobility and functional abilities at all ages. Physiotherapy deals with recognizing and increasing the possibility of movement within the area of improvement, prevention, treatment and rehabilitation.
Physiotherapy or physical therapy is a service performed and supervised by a physiotherapist and consists of evaluation, determination of functional status (physiotherapeutic diagnosis), planning, intervention.
Physiotherapy involves interaction between a physiotherapist, a patient or a client, and a family / guardian.
A physiotherapeutic procedure that starts with an evaluation with particular attention to postural relationships, that is body health, including cardiorespiratory, nervous and muscular potential, as well as the ability to move, focuses on determining the real problem and intervention strategy and is consistent regardless of the circumstances under which it is practically taken. These circumstances will vary depending on whether physiotherapy deals with health promotion, prevention, treatment or rehabilitation.