Physical therapy equipment is used to help individuals recover from injuries and manage physical conditions. Some of the most common physiotherapy equipment includes:
Exercise balls: for balance, stability, and strength training.
Resistance bands: for strength training and rehabilitation of muscles and joints.
Foam rollers: for self-massage and relaxation of muscle tension.
TENS machine: for pain management through electrical stimulation.
Hot and cold therapy packs: for pain management and injury recovery.
Traction devices: for spinal decompression and pain relief.
Balance boards: for improving balance and coordination.
Parallel bars: for gait training and balance rehabilitation.
Weighted vest: for improving balance and strength.
Kinesiology tape: for supporting joints and muscles during physical activity.
This list is not exhaustive and there are many other pieces of equipment used in physical therapy, depending on the specific needs and goals of each patient.