Chest Physiotherapy

Our physiotherapists are experienced in providing a complete range of physiotherapy services.

Fill up the form to know more about our physiotherapy services for Chest pain.

Chest Physiotherapy

Our physiotherapists are experienced in providing a complete range of physiotherapy services.

Fill up the form to know more about our physiotherapy services for Chest pain.

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What’s Chest Physiotherapy

 

Chest physiotherapy Procedure (CPT) is a method utilized to synthesize or remove secretions from the lungs and lymph nodes. This is particularly valuable for individuals with a large number of secretions or unsuccessful cough.

 

Physiotherapy for chest pain is made up of external mechanical manoeuvres, for example, chest percussion, postural drainage, vibration to fortify mobilization and clearance of airway secretions, diaphragmatic breathing with pursed-lips, coughing and controlled coughing.

It is suggested for patients in which cough is inadequate to clean thick, stubborn, or localized secretions. Examples include:

 

  • Bronchiectasis
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Lung abscess
  • Atelectasis
  • Pneumonia in dependent lung regions
  • Neuromuscular diseases

Chest physical therapy is a technique of clearing the airway of extra mucus. It is based on the concept that when regions of the spine and the torso are percussed, shock waves are transmitted loosening the secretions. The secretions will drain to the airways in case the patient is placed appropriately. These techniques are part of chest physical therapy.

 

Spinning

 

Turning from side to side allows lung growth. The patient may turn on his own or be flipped by a health care provider. When the patient is bedridden, turning needs to be performed in a minimum of every 2 hours, to promote drainage and the head of the mattress may be raised.

 

Coughing

 

Coughing helps break up secretions from the lungs so the mucus could be expectorated or suctioned out if needed. Patients sit upright and inhale. Then they exhale in coughs or puffs. This process is repeated many times every day.

 

 

Deep Breathing

 

Deep breathing helps expand the lungs and compels a better distribution of the atmosphere into all areas of their lungs. The individual sits in a seat or stays upright and pushes out the abdomen to induce levels of air. The stomach is contracted, and the patient exhales. Deep breathing exercises have been done several times each day. Deep breathing may also be because of asthma in which case one must get physiotherapy for asthma.

 

Due to the mind-body knowledge necessary to do coughing and deep breathing exercises, this type of treatment is unsuitable for many kids under the age of eight. However, there is chest physiotherapy for infants and toddlers available 

 

Postural Drainage

 

Postural drainage employs the power of gravity to aid in efficiently draining secretions of the smaller airways to the fundamental airway where they could be coughed up or suctioned out. The patient is put in a raised position for as many as 15 minutes. Using a cushioned chair, or sofa cushions can be helpful to maintain the position. Many times, vibration and percussion are done in combination.

 

Percussion

 

Percussion involves rhythmically striking the chest wall using cupped hands. It is likewise referred to as clapping or cupping. Percussion’s objective is to split up secretions from the lungs so that they can be eliminated. Percussion is done on each lung section for one. Percussors might be acceptable for children over 20 years old. Whereas the individual is invited to doing breathing methods the percussor is transferred over a lobe of the lung for around five minutes. This procedure is repeated until every sector of the lung is percussed. The patient is also required to get percussors for chest physiotherapy.

 

Vibration

 

Like percussion, the objective of vibration is to help break up lung secretions. Vibration could be either manual or mechanical. It is done as the patient breathes deeply. Once done, the individual puts palms and generates vibrations by contracting and relaxing shoulder and arm muscles while the patient exhales. The process is repeated several times each day.

 

Positive Expiratory Pressure (PEP)

 

PEP treatment was extensively tested and is equal to normal chest physical therapy. It is by employing a pressure apparatus a clearance system that is administered. By breathing out through the immunity of this apparatus using a push, a pressure is produced. This pressure allows airflow to move the mucus in which it could be expectorated and also to achieve under the regions of obstruction. This technique might be acceptable for cooperative kids.

 

Flutter

 

The flutter valve is a handheld mucus clearance device made to unite positive expiratory pressure (PEP) using higher frequency airway oscillations. The system resembles a pipe comprising an interior cone which cradles a steel ball sealed using a perforated cover. Exhalation throughout the system leads to vibration. It might be a method for children.

 

A patient is considered to have reacted positively to chest physical treatment if a few, but not all, of these changes occur

 

 

  • The raised quantity of sputum secretions
  • changes in breath sounds
  • Enhanced chest x-ray
  • Increased oxygenation of their blood as measured by blood glucose sampling
  • The kid’s record of Greater simplicity in breathing

According to different studies, chest physiotherapy is proven to be effective in patients that suffer from acute and chronic respiratory issues. Chest physiotherapy eliminates any particles in the lungs.

 

But not all people today agree with this favourable process linked to this medical process. Instead, studies maintain that chest physiotherapy is useless or even dangerous in situations where patients don’t produce the quantity of sputum. People who doubt the effects of the treatment assert that vibration, percussion, and postural drainage aren’t effective at preventing the mucus.

 

Exercises and coughing are proven successful, clearing a substantial quantity of the sputum, demonstrating better outcomes than the lack of therapy. Experts assert that the air flow makes it feasible for the mucus to become expelled readily when this process is combined with drainage.

 

If the increased quantity of sputum secretions are expelled and also the breath seems to become more ordinary, physiotherapy is regarded as prosperous. Various other indications of positive consequences are enhanced overall vital signs, an enhanced condition of the torso region observable through an X-ray, elevated amounts of blood oxygen quantified through arterial blood glucose values and the positive experiences of this individual him/herself, demonstrating signs of progress and discovering them separately.

 

Individuals who disagree with all the positive sides of chest physiotherapy normally relate these results to walking or a few other kinds of therapy which occur together with the physiotherapy.

What’s Chest Physiotherapy

 

Chest physiotherapy Procedure (CPT) is a method utilized to synthesize or remove secretions from the lungs and lymph nodes. This is particularly valuable for individuals with a large number of secretions or unsuccessful cough.

 

Physiotherapy for chest pain is made up of external mechanical manoeuvres, for example, chest percussion, postural drainage, vibration to fortify mobilization and clearance of airway secretions, diaphragmatic breathing with pursed-lips, coughing and controlled coughing.

It is suggested for patients in which cough is inadequate to clean thick, stubborn, or localized secretions. Examples include:

 

  • Bronchiectasis
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Lung abscess
  • Atelectasis
  • Pneumonia in dependent lung regions
  • Neuromuscular diseases

Chest physical therapy is a technique of clearing the airway of extra mucus. It is based on the concept that when regions of the spine and the torso are percussed, shock waves are transmitted loosening the secretions. The secretions will drain to the airways in case the patient is placed appropriately. These techniques are part of chest physical therapy.

 

Spinning

 

Turning from side to side allows lung growth. The patient may turn on his own or be flipped by a health care provider. When the patient is bedridden, turning needs to be performed in a minimum of every 2 hours, to promote drainage and the head of the mattress may be raised.

 

Coughing

 

Coughing helps break up secretions from the lungs so the mucus could be expectorated or suctioned out if needed. Patients sit upright and inhale. Then they exhale in coughs or puffs. This process is repeated many times every day.

 

 

Deep Breathing

 

Deep breathing helps expand the lungs and compels a better distribution of the atmosphere into all areas of their lungs. The individual sits in a seat or stays upright and pushes out the abdomen to induce levels of air. The stomach is contracted, and the patient exhales. Deep breathing exercises have been done several times each day. Deep breathing may also be because of asthma in which case one must get physiotherapy for asthma.

 

Due to the mind-body knowledge necessary to do coughing and deep breathing exercises, this type of treatment is unsuitable for many kids under the age of eight. However, there is chest physiotherapy for infants and toddlers available 

 

Postural Drainage

 

Postural drainage employs the power of gravity to aid in efficiently draining secretions of the smaller airways to the fundamental airway where they could be coughed up or suctioned out. The patient is put in a raised position for as many as 15 minutes. Using a cushioned chair, or sofa cushions can be helpful to maintain the position. Many times, vibration and percussion are done in combination.

 

Percussion

 

Percussion involves rhythmically striking the chest wall using cupped hands. It is likewise referred to as clapping or cupping. Percussion’s objective is to split up secretions from the lungs so that they can be eliminated. Percussion is done on each lung section for one. Percussors might be acceptable for children over 20 years old. Whereas the individual is invited to doing breathing methods the percussor is transferred over a lobe of the lung for around five minutes. This procedure is repeated until every sector of the lung is percussed. The patient is also required to get percussors for chest physiotherapy.

 

Vibration

 

Like percussion, the objective of vibration is to help break up lung secretions. Vibration could be either manual or mechanical. It is done as the patient breathes deeply. Once done, the individual puts palms and generates vibrations by contracting and relaxing shoulder and arm muscles while the patient exhales. The process is repeated several times each day.

 

Positive Expiratory Pressure (PEP)

 

PEP treatment was extensively tested and is equal to normal chest physical therapy. It is by employing a pressure apparatus a clearance system that is administered. By breathing out through the immunity of this apparatus using a push, a pressure is produced. This pressure allows airflow to move the mucus in which it could be expectorated and also to achieve under the regions of obstruction. This technique might be acceptable for cooperative kids.

 

Flutter

 

The flutter valve is a handheld mucus clearance device made to unite positive expiratory pressure (PEP) using higher frequency airway oscillations. The system resembles a pipe comprising an interior cone which cradles a steel ball sealed using a perforated cover. Exhalation throughout the system leads to vibration. It might be a method for children.

 

A patient is considered to have reacted positively to chest physical treatment if a few, but not all, of these changes occur

 

 

  • The raised quantity of sputum secretions
  • changes in breath sounds
  • Enhanced chest x-ray
  • Increased oxygenation of their blood as measured by blood glucose sampling

The kid’s record of Greater simplicity in breathing

According to different studies, chest physiotherapy is proven to be effective in patients that suffer from acute and chronic respiratory issues. Chest physiotherapy eliminates any particles in the lungs.

 

But not all people today agree with this favourable process linked to this medical process. Instead, studies maintain that chest physiotherapy is useless or even dangerous in situations where patients don’t produce the quantity of sputum. People who doubt the effects of the treatment assert that vibration, percussion, and postural drainage aren’t effective at preventing the mucus.

 

Exercises and coughing are proven successful, clearing a substantial quantity of the sputum, demonstrating better outcomes than the lack of therapy. Experts assert that the air flow makes it feasible for the mucus to become expelled readily when this process is combined with drainage.

 

If the increased quantity of sputum secretions are expelled and also the breath seems to become more ordinary, physiotherapy is regarded as prosperous. Various other indications of positive consequences are enhanced overall vital signs, an enhanced condition of the torso region observable through an X-ray, elevated amounts of blood oxygen quantified through arterial blood glucose values and the positive experiences of this individual him/herself, demonstrating signs of progress and discovering them separately.

 

Individuals who disagree with all the positive sides of chest physiotherapy normally relate these results to walking or a few other kinds of therapy which occur together with the physiotherapy.

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  • Chest Physiotherapy Procedure, Physiotherapy Chest  We had a ridiculously pathetic experience with them. Took an attendant service, a 10 day offer (rs 600 instead of their regular fee of rs 800), for my mother who had undergone an knee replacement surgery. In six days, 4 different attendants were assigned for no fault of ours. We had terrible experience going through the back-end team trying to explain the importance of sending only one attendant and not a different one every new day. The last person assigned wanted to leave by 5pm even though the timings were from 8am to 8pm. With this many other terrible instances in these 6 days, we had no option but to cancel the services. The back-end team were utterly useless in understanding the importance of having only one person assigned. They kept insisting that we pay for 800rs per day for 6 day and offer of rs 600 per day would be invalid. The management should look into this scam and take immediate action on the team. Note: Even though we wanted the services, we were forced to abandon it with no fault of ours. The back-end team has absolute disregard for the grievances of the client.

    Chest Physiotherapy Procedure, Physiotherapy Chest Rahul Dhakka
    12/27/2018
  • Chest Physiotherapy Procedure, Physiotherapy Chest  If there was an option of negative stars then I would have choosen it. They offered me a package of₹ 5950/- for 10 days and after 2 days updated me on new package of ₹5700/- for 7 days without my consent. Even deposited my earlier cheque and then I had to follow up for the balance for about 10 days explaining my issue everyday to the new person on their helpline. They don't acknowledge emails too. Worst experience and definitely not recommended

    Chest Physiotherapy Procedure, Physiotherapy Chest Mugdha Kulkarni
    5/23/2019
  • Chest Physiotherapy Procedure, Physiotherapy Chest  Unqualified office staff, when you call to clarify something. Many times they don't understand the question. They are not trained well. The customer care staff needs an upgraded system, where notes are fed into the system. So you don't need someone else calling up and giving you the same info. The caretaker is not trained well. If they are looking after an elderly person, they should know that they have to be in the best of health to look after my mother. She ended not making a meal for my mother and my neighbour had to provide it. If the caretaker is not well she should have asked for a replacement asap and not waited. It is shocking, we have paid a huge amount of money for this service and I am absolutely unhappy. Please do not call for caretaker's from Care24. As long as they are getting their money. They care a damn!!! Worst service providers.

    Chest Physiotherapy Procedure, Physiotherapy Chest Bonabelle Zuzarte
    7/10/2019
  • Chest Physiotherapy Procedure, Physiotherapy Chest  We contacted care 24 for my Dad's physiotherapy. Our physiotherapist Dr Dharita is very knowledgeable and extremely patient. My Dad is showing a lot for improvement in terms of his movement.

    Chest Physiotherapy Procedure, Physiotherapy Chest D W
    3/21/2019
  • Chest Physiotherapy Procedure, Physiotherapy Chest  Nurses and attendants provided by Caree24 are very good. In behavior and trust worthy. Thanks for their support

    Chest Physiotherapy Procedure, Physiotherapy Chest Anil Kathuria
    6/28/2019

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Frequently Asked questions

  • When recovering from an illness or surgery, you look forward to returning to your own home and recuperating in an environment where you are comfortable, relaxed and safe. This is made possible with our in-home nursing services.
  • Care needs of those who are advanced in age and are unable to take care of themselves can be an overwhelming task for the rest of the family members. This often leads to the thought that a nursing home/care home is the only practical option left.
  • Complex care needs might make one want to consider moving to a nursing home to recover under the watch of trained professionals. Our in-home nursing services can help you recover in the comfort of your own home.
    Our in-home nursing services will help smoothen-out the transition from Hospital to Home
  • Recovery in familiar surroundings, surrounded by family, is proven to be quicker
  • Our nurses take care of your complex needs while helping you maintain your independence, lifestyle and daily routine.
  • Home care nursing helps those advanced in age too; for them home is where all their memories are, where their children and grand-children live. It is the place they feel needed and loved.
    With our home care nursing services, you can provide the best care for your loved one in the family home, without making any extra demands of your family members.

Care24’s trained nurses provide high quality home care nursing services for hospital like care at home. Whether you are looking for simple support in doing everyday tasks when recovering or need complex care that can be daunting for family members to undertake. Our nurses are highly trained medical professionals capable of providing hospital-like care in the comfort of your own home.

Our nurses are experienced in providing a complete range of nursing care specializations:

  • Taking medicines on time, monitoring blood pressure and other vitals, and fixing a diet plan
  • Oral and personal hygiene, feeding and bathroom assistance, or assistance with mobility
  • Caring and dressing wounds, handling IV infusions and other medical equipment, emptying catheter bags, colostomy bags and bed pans
  • Our nurses (females) or brothers (males) are highly qualified, experienced, and capable of providing hospital like nursing care in the comfort of your own home. All our Nurses go through a rigorous background check, a written exam and trained in all medical procedures that are listed below to ensure you get expert & professional in-home nursing services.
  • Our Nurses are medically qualified with BSc, GNM, or ANM degrees, and many years of experience with leading hospitals. Since each case is unique and may require specific skills, we also ensure that we identify and deploy which nurse will be best for your need.
  • Our nurses and brothers are discreet, and sensitive to the emotional and physical needs of the patient and other family members. Our Nurses are familiar with following a physician’s instructions when caring for a patient and empathic to offer encouragement and support to those who require our nursing care services.

You can fill a request form on our website or download our app and simply click a button to request a Nurse.

Provide us with medical details of the patient who needs nursing care, the tasks the nurse needs to do, the duration for which you need our in-home nursing services and your preferences of gender or language if any.

Our team will connect with you to confirm your requirement and send a nurse to take care of the patient. All our nurses are uniformed and carry identification to help you know that you are indeed letting a trained professional from Care24 into your home.