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Father of hydrotherapy 1821-1897

Sebastian kneipp

1

Three states of water

1. Solid
2. Liquid
3. Gas

2

Procedures of hydrotherapy

1. Thermal
2. Mechanical
3. Chemical

3

Which hydrotherapy procedure is considered the most important

Thermal

4

Thermal

Baths, packs, wraps, cryotherapy and compresses

5

Mechanical

Sprays, frictions, and hydrotherapy tub

6

Chemical

Purge, nasal irrigation (salt), absorption by the skin or simple water consumption.

7

Duration of treatment
Very short

5-10secs

8

Duration of treatment
Short

15-60secs

9

Duration of treatment
Prolonged

3-10 mins

10

Duration of treatment
Very prolonged

10-30 mins.

11

Dangerously hot

120

12

Painfully hot

110-120

13

Very hot

104-110

14

Hot

98-104

15

Warm

92-98

16

Tepid

80-92

17

Cool

65-80

18

Cold

55-65

19

Very cold

32-55

20

Oral

98.6

21

Auxiliary

97.6

22

Rectal

99.6

23

Blood

102

24

Skin

92

25

Brain

104

26

Loss of consciousness

92

27

Death

72

28

Boiling point (water)

212

29

Freezing point (water)

32

30

Protein breakdown occurs (followed by death)

112

31

R.I.C.E.

Rest
Ice
Compression
Elevation

32

What application is treated on a burn

Cold

33

The primary effects of prolonged heat treatments are

Reflexive

34

Moist heat packed are stored at a temperature of

160

35

Hot pack covers are made of

Thick Teri cloth