A physiotherapist can differentiate the various causes of symptoms. Implementation of your treatment plan for concussion management would then follow, with specialized focus on different symptom areas.
Cervical spine issues:
If the neck or spine has been affected by the concussion an injury, a physiotherapist can help with:
- Strengthening neck muscles
- Manual therapy to ensure the joints are moving well
- Myofascial release techniques to ensure good mobility of the surrounding soft tissue
Vestibular problems involving dizziness or imbalance can be helped with:
- Balance training
- Canalith repositioning maneuver
If vision is affected after a concussion, ocular reflex training can prescribed to improve visual motor control to reduce visual disturbances.
If exertion is a problem, exercise prescriptions should be part of a concussion management plan, with incremental progression of individually tailored exercises.
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