Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at a chest hospital and institute is a specialized medical department that provides rehabilitation services for patients with respiratory and chest-related conditions. The main goal of PM&R is to help patients recover from illness or injury and improve their ability to function and participate in everyday activities.


The services provided by the PM&R department at a chest hospital and institute may include:


  1. 01. Evaluation and assessment of patients with respiratory and chest-related conditions.
  2. 02. Development of individualized treatment plans, including physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy.
  3. 03. Management of chronic pain and other symptoms associated with respiratory and chest conditions.
  4. 04. Education and training for patients and families on breathing techniques and exercise programs.
  5. 05. Coordination of care with other medical departments, such as pulmonology, critical care, and sleep medicine.

The PM&R department is staffed by rehabilitation specialists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, and other healthcare professionals who work together to provide comprehensive rehabilitation services for patients. The goal is to help patients achieve their maximum level of independence and quality of life.