Physiotherapy is available to both inpatients and outpatients. Physiotherapists (PT) at the Cross Cancer Institute assist patients recovering from physical dysfunction resulting from their cancer or cancer treatments. Together with the patient, the physiotherapist will evaluate patient needs, diagnose physical therapy problems, establish plans of care, and evaluate their effectiveness. PT may help improve strength, balance, moblity, pain, lymphedema, range of motion, fatigue, sensation (chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy), and scarring or cording.
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Available to cancer patients for physical problems resulting from cancer or cancer treatment(s).
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.