Recovery from anterior crucial ligament injury with hydrotherapy

 Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)

ACL injury occurs when the ACL ligament is either stretched, partially torn, or completely torn.

Most ACL injuries occur during certain sports such as basketball, football, skiing, tennis, etc.

Role of hydrotherapy 

-Hydrostatic property of water assist in the reduction of pain and swelling

-Buoyancy effect reduces the load on the joint and helps in restoration of joint range of motion

– Helps in early weight bearing

-Improves confidence and reduces fear of falls.

-Water Resistance improves muscular strength…

-Improve balance and coordination

-Walking and running can accelerate the recovery process of athletes.

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