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Posted by: lyndle | 2004/02/23

role of physiotherapy in any kind of substance abuse

what would be the role of a physio when handling a person
who abuses any form of substance (medication, drugs,
steriods, alcohol...). Please include Rx as well as supportive
role

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Hi Lynle

Substance abuse falls outside of the areas dealt with by physiotherapy. Either pschologists or drs in drug rehab are what you are looking for.

Douglas

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