Sports physiotherapy - definition
The Sports Physiotherapy is an autonomous area within the physiotherapy.
The target group are athletes during the construction phase of the training
or rehabilitation after injury or surgery.
The physical therapist combines his knowledge of sports and illness or injury, so as to ensure an optimal prevention and rehabilitation of injuries.
Knowledge and analysis of the sport tell the sports physiotherapist
the demands made on the injured structure. Special exercises can improve
Physiotherapy techniques to optimize the healing period.
The treatment differs little whether this injury has happened at home or on the sports field. However the demands after recovery during sports exercises exceed those in everyday life . This difference deserves extra attention.