The Older Adult

  • Injury – a twist, slip, fall, wrench, lift etc
  • Arthritic Conditions
  • Joint replacements
  • Fractures
  • Post operative care eg joint replacement,
  • Shoulder disorder such as frozen shoulder, rotator cuff tears, tendon ruptures, etc
  • Spinal and neck pain
  • Heart and exercise care
  • Leg and arm weakness
  • Loss of fitness
  • Reduced function and mobility
  • Exercise tolerance eg walking
  • Poor balance, falls prevention
  • Reduced confidence with function
  • Stiffness and loss of flexibility