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Motion Analysis For Dance Therapy

In motion analysis, therapists apply certain sensor to the person's body and then connect that to the computer and then have them go through a movement whether it be, such as walking or dance movements or any kind of movement of the patient. Cynthia Laportilla, Physical Therapist with Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute, also talks about electrical stimulation. It can be used to decrease pain, decrease inflammation, just promote a healthy tissue and can also use it to wake up nerves and muscles.

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