Arthritis is an inflammation of one or various articulations and it appears as a painful swelling which limits the movements. It is a chronic illness and it develops during years altering remission periods and outbreak. The arthritis produces a deterioration of the cartilage which protects the articulation, without suitable quantity of the cartilage the bones contact and cause the pain, swelling and rigidity.
There are many illnesses which can cause arthritis; we can highlight the rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, gout… The articular inflammation, arthritis disappears after disappearing of the cause or receiving the treatment. Sometimes it does not occur because of the chronic arthritis. Artritis can affect men and women.
The treatment is a set of the combined therapies from a pharmacological treatment to reduce the inflammation and improve the pain coordinating with physic treatments. The aim of the treatment is to reduce the pain, improve the function and prevent the articular damage.
The medical staff of the Institute of Thalassotherapy El Palasiet recommends for your treatment:
- Exercise to relieve the rigidity and reduce the pain and the same time to strengthen the musculature, always under the specialist control to follow the correct realization of the exercises.
- Therapeutic massage
- Thermal rehabilitation in sea water swimming pool..
- Thermal circuit with sea water at indifferent temperature.
- Individual baths with sea water therapeutic bathtubs.