Underwater shower massage – a procedure in which a mechanical impact of a jet of fresh water under pressure is directed at the patient in a warm bath. Shower-massage causes an increase in oxygen tension in the tissues, improve blood circulation, reduce high blood pressure, stimulation of metabolism and resorption of inflammatory foci. The total duration of the procedure is 25-30 minutes carried out every other day or daily, the course of 8-10 treatments.
Indications for use
The procedure is effective in the treatment of diseases of musculoskeletal system; metabolic diseases; diseases of the peripheral nervous system without exacerbation ; disease of the cardiovascular system; diseases of the pelvic organs ; depression; Also used in cosmetics.
The procedure is contraindicated during pregnancy, menstruation; during early childhood (before 7 years) and the elderly over 65 years of age; in acute condition or exacerbation of chronic; recent injuries and injuries requiring immobilization; pustular skin diseases; cerebrovascular disorders; myocardial infarction in anamnesis hypertensive disease of II-III stages; coronary heart disease 2-3 degrees; irregular heartbeat; kidney stones; gallstones; thrombophlebitis, varicose veins of lower extremities; diseases involving an increased risk of blood clots and bleeding; malignant neoplasms; benign tumors with a tendency to growth; cachexia of various etiologies.