Resources » Physical activity for joint health and wellness | Virtual Summit 2020

Year: 2020

Language: English

Author(s): World Federation of Hemophilia

Format: Video

Physical activity for joint health and wellness | Virtual Summit 2020


In this session from the WFH 2020 Virtual Summit, Paul McLaughlin, Adolfo Llinas, Pamela Narayan & Chavez Edgecombe discuss how exercising joints and muscles can reduce spontaneous bleeding in the long term. This session will aim to demonstrate easy and practical methods in musculoskeletal care from orthopedist, physiotherapist and patient perspectives, including bone health without surgery, rehabilitation vs wellness, and best patient practices.

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The WFH does not promote any particular pharmaceutical product and any mention of any commercial brand in this presentation is strictly for educational purposes.