International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Case Studies | Paramedical Science | India | Volume 13 Issue 2, February 2024


Role of Physiotherapy in Post Kidney Transplant Infective Myositis: A Case Study

Dr. Aruna B. Kodiyatar | Dr. Harda H. Shah | Dr. Nirali Vakani


Abstract: Background and Aim: We aimed to investigate the effect of physiotherapy in prevention of infective myositis in post kidney transplant recipient. Case Description: We reported a case of 46 year old female who had complain of difficulty in moving both lower limbs since 2 months, unable to sit without support and difficulty in activities of daily living. Conclusion: We concluded that the 6 weeks of supervised exercise protocol improves the muscle strength, physical function and reduces fatigue in prolong bed ridden post kidney transplant recipient with infective myositis. Clinical Significance: Physiotherapy plays significant role in myositis.


Keywords: Myositis, post kidney transplant, physiotherapy


Edition: Volume 13 Issue 2, February 2024,


Pages: 1186 - 1188


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