Doctor Answers (6) on Physical dis-trophy
Please start with Physiotherapy rehabilitation for slow deterioration/less impact of disease. Only Physiotherapy can help her along with medications.
Try to her positioned in different poses with complete comfortable supports of pillows as well as Spirometry for good lung oxygen conditioning.
We have to care for danger or critical zones that shouldn't come into that so we have to stop to go her into that.
So,her life span will be improved.
Proper screening of the client is needed to check the muscle power in all four limbs (both hands and legs).
It imcludes assessment of muscle power, strength and endurance, after that a customised physical training programme will be developed to train the muscle group to improve strengthening and power in muscle groups.
Occupational Therapy and physical therapy protocols has to be implemented along with normal medications to show better outcomes...
With time client wl show improvements and further deteriotion can be prevented.