NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Muscle atrophy massage
Is there a specfific form of massage that is more beneficial for muscle atrophy of a leg due to an injury that kept the person immobile for quite a few months?
Massage cannot rebuild muscle but it may make you more comfortable if there is pain involved.
Tammy S Wadsworth, PT MS OCS
Sports Medicine Team Member
Clinical Instructor at The School of Allied Medical Professions
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University