3FOR MEN Normally used for the treatment of stroke and chronic pain. Rarely used for the treatment of spinal pain.Frequency of massage depends on type of disease.Chronic pain – minimun 3x, maximum 5xStroke – minimum 5x, maximum 7xGap for treatment is one day, also depends on appointment and patient availabilityTherapy also available for treatment of headache, migraine and stressMassage chair available normally for patients with chronic painDuration – ½ hour
43 different types of oils available for massage, all of them are registered according to Ministry of HealthCannot use oil brought by patients themselvesChoice of oil depends on patient’s preferences – some prefer oils that smells goodBasic of the oil is coconut and is widely used for almost all different types of oilsMore heated the oil, stronger the effect (believed)Location of massage depends on diseaseAfter massage, not advisable to eat right away
6FOR WOMENMassage does not focus on one point only, instead find sites which might have bumps and massage gentlyPatients with constipation will have pain on waist, stomach ache and heartburn, hence massage stomach area slowlyPatients with gastric pain, will have heartburn – usually due to acidic and spicy food. This pain can be relieved by massaging with oil containing cymbopogan which is also known as ‘serai’.Through palm observation, practitioner can predict type of diseases or conditions of the patient such as wheezing or cramp.Migraine can be determined by observing head surface.To relieve stress, massage the hand wrist slowly and few other techniques.Also, can massage ears and neck slowly.
9WHAT IS ACUPUNCTURE? Existed more than 5000 years Stimulation of certain points (acupoints) on the bodyInsert needle(5-15)/ heat therapy/ pressure
10Acupuncture points Represents body organs Presents on body and ears Yin Yang concept12 main meridians , 8 secondary meridiansBlue: Yin, Red: YangMore than 360 acupoints on body
11HOSPITAL REHABILITASI CHERAS Bachelor degree,Minimum 5 years experienceType of diseases: stroke, chronic pain and treat smoking addiction.MoxibustionElectro-acupunctureHeat therapyCupping therapy
12MOXIBUSTION Moxa stick-made up of Chinese herb mugwort Mugwort are dried and rolled up tightly and wrapped in paper forming a cigar-like stick.Used at the point where acupuncture needle has been inserted to intensify the therapeutic benefit.Can also held in one place and rotate in circles on the acupuncture point
13ELECTRO-ACUPUNCTUREUsing a machine to pass small electric current between pairs of acupuncture needlesHEAT THERAPYradiates the heat in the form of infraredstrengthen the effect of needles on the acupuncture points.
14Cupping therapyNot popularThe cottons are soaked with alcohol (5%) and burn inside the cup to create vacuum.10 minutes
15TreatmentDiagnosisMild disease- 1/2 courses- each course 10 treatments,mins each tx,- once/twice a week.Not immediate effectBefore- take meal, prevent faintAfter – avoid take bath
17WHAT IS SHIRODHARA? Form of Ayurveda therapy Gently pouring liquids over the forehead of a personFour specialized forms of shirodhara : ksheeradhara, thakradhara, taildhara and jaladhara.
18It involves the warm and consistent flow of medicated oils on the forehead, specifically on the ‘third eye’ - the chakra point just above and between the eye browscalm the nerves, restore the nerves, release stored emotions, and purify the mind.pursuit of higher states of consciousness.
19Hospital Rehabilitation Cheras Only taildhara being operatedReferral lettersHeadache, migraine, insomnia, anxiety and mild depression.
20Shirodhara bedshould be made of the wood such as Esthetica which helps improving the efficiency of the Shirodhara
21Medicated oilsDhannwantharam Tail, Ksheerabala Tail, Eladi Tail and Aswagandhadi Tailherbal plantscan be mixed together to treat these medicated oils are applied to the patients according to their conditions.
22Diagnosis and Treatment Before txdoctor will prescribe the oilstherapist will help in mix the oils and place it in a jar.name and the identity number of the patients will be written on the opening of the jareach patient cannot use the oil mixture of the other patients.
23During txthe patients are required to lie on the Shirodhara bedforehead is positioned above the Shirodhara pot.The oil mixture will be poured into a machine and warmed upflows into the Shirodhara pot through a tube onto the forehead of the patients.The flowing of the oil is conducted for 30 minutes and the massage is carried out for 15 minutes.
24After txrest for 10 minutes.not to switch on the air-conditionercan only wash the hair after 2 hours finishing the treatment.
257 sessions- complete Shirodhara treatment, continuously for seven days. Feedbacksleep wellshort escape and relaxing timefree of chargeless side effecteffective in treating the headache, insomnia and anxietyincrease the rate of recovering