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Physical medicine and rehabilitation

Physical medicine and rehabilitation, also known as physiatry or rehabilitation medicine, aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to those with physical impairments or disabilities affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves, bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and tendons.

Knowurture's proprietary methodology combines the art and science of medicine to prevent, cure, care and manage of health conditions and rehabilitation of patients within their work and social environment.

Subspecialties and related medical condition

  • Medical Rehabilitation

    Back and Neck Pain
    Age-Associated Changes and Biology of Aging
    Breast Cancer
    Cardiac Rehabilitation
    Exercise in the Elderly
    Fall Prevention in the Elderly
    Functional Outcomes After Cancer Rehabilitation
    Geriatric Frailty
    Hip Fracture
    Lower Limb Prosthetics
    Lymphedema
    Obesity
    Orthostasis
    Pressure Ulcers and Wounds
    Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases
    Venous Insufficiency
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine

    ACL Injury and Rehabilitation
    Adhesive Capsulitis
    Adult-Onset Torticollis
    Ankle Sprain
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    Cervical Radiculopathy
    Cervical Stenosis
    Cervical Whiplash
    Vertebral Compression Fractures
    Core Strengthening
    De Quervain Tenosynovitis
    Downed Runner
    Elbow Pain in Little League Pitchers
    Epicondylosis With and Without Nerve Entrapment
    Functional Rehabilitation
    Iliotibial Band Syndrome
    Impingement Syndromes of the Shoulder
    Inflammatory Arthritides
    Knee Osteoarthritis
    Lumbar Disk Disorders
    Lumbar Radiculopathy
    Lumbar Spondylolisthesis
    Lumbar Stenosis
    Medial and Lateral Collateral Ligament Injuries
    Osteoporosis in Rehabilitation
    Patellofemoral Syndrome
    Plantar Fasciitis
    Pregnant Athlete
    Proximal and Mid-Hamstring Strain/Tendon Tear
    Pulmonary Issues in the Athlete/Exercise-Induced Asthma
    Shoulder Tendon and Muscle Injuries
    Sports Concussion
    Tendinopathy
  • Essentials of Rehabilitation

    Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbosacral Orthoses
    Conceptual Models of Disability
    Natural Recovery and Regeneration of the Central Nervous System
  • Pain-Neuromuscular Medicine Rehabilitation

    Adult Geriatric Muscle Disease
    Central Poststroke Pain
    Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
    Degenerative Joint Disease
    Fibromyalgia
    Myofascial Pain
    Opioid Management for Chronic Pain
    Peripheral Neuropathy Pain
    Phantom Pain
    Poliomyelitis/Post-Polio Syndrome
    Shoulder Pain in the Throwing Athlete
    Side Effects of Cancer Treatment
    Trigeminal Neuralgia
    Ulnar Nerve Mononeuropathy at the Elbow
    Upper Limb Amputations
  • Rehabilitation of Central Nervous System Disorders

    Agitation/Aggression/Apathy After Brain Injury
    Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
    Autonomic Dysreflexia in Spinal Cord Injury
    Cerebral Neoplasms
    Cerebrovascular Disorders
    Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy
    Cranial Nerve, Visual and Hearing Dysfunction in Disorders of the CNS
    Disorders of Consciousness
    Disorders of Language, Speech and Swallowing
    Fertility, Sexuality and Reproduction After Spinal Cord Injury
    Heterotopic Ossifications
    Hypoxic Brain Injury
    Idiopathic Parkinson's Disease
    Infectious Encephalopathies and Leukoencephalopathies
    Metabolic Encephalopathies
    Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
    Multiple Sclerosis
    Myelomeningocele (Spina Bifida)
    Neurogenic Bladder
    Seizures and Epilepsy
    Sexuality/Sexual Dysfunction in Acquired Brain Injury
    Sleep Disorders in Diseases of the Central Nervous System
    Spasticity
    Spinal Cord Injury
    Stroke
    Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury: Disorder and Assessment
    Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury: Treatment and Practice Concepts
    Venous Thromboembolism
  • Pediatric Rehabilitation

    Cerebral Palsy
    Congenital (Infant) Torticollis
    Duchenne and Becker Muscular Dystrophy
    Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
    Neonatal Brachial Plexus Injury
    Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury (Moderate to Severe)
    Pediatric Stroke
    Scoliosis
    Spina Bifida