In the treatment of elderly people generally in the age range of late seventies onwards into the nineties. Treatment and mobility can be aimed to help wellbeing, strength and ability to be independent as much as possible and for as long as possible.
To be able to move from your bed to a chair, to be able to stand up from your chair to walk, to be able to look after daily living can be helped by physiotherapy, excercise and instruction.
Exercise and instruction play a big role. Carers and health professionals can use the physiotherapist experience to help in a team way to keep mobility going.
A senior citizen can be injured by a fall, or in an accident and have pain requiring physiotherapy. The recovery of these injuries can be straight forward from the advice and treatment from a qualified physiotherapist.