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Occupational therapists: Integral members of the Malaysian healthcare system
 

Occupational therapists: Integral members of the Malaysian healthcare system

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In a rapidly developing nation, the extension of the average lifespan comes with a spectrum of geriatric related ailments and the role of physical therapists becomes even more crucial.
 
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27 Oct 2016 - General
 
Aging solely is not troublesome because it is a natural phenomenon and healthy aging is a gift of GOD. But in the majority of the aged people, as they grow older there is an increased risk and prevalence of chronic diseases that is very depressing for such patients. Extension of average lifespan in developing countries such as Malaysia is associated with the wide spectrum of geriatric-related ailments. So the quality of life of such aged patients must be improved with physical therapy and rehabi...
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