St John's Medical College

Key areas of Research

The Physiotherapists have been actively involved in research in various fields like spinal cord injury rehabilitation, women’s health, paediatrics, shoulder rehabilitation like

  • Effectiveness of TENS in labour analgesia in the first stage of labor. A study done on 300 patients in the first stage of labor.
  • Comparison of Effectiveness of TENS and Entonox in labor analgesia in the first stage of labor. A pilot study done on 40 patients in the first stage of labor.
  • Effectiveness of prenatal and postnatal exercises, Lamaze and counseling in pregnancy. A study done on 400 patients in the outpatient section of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Yoga in Pregnancy.
  • Effectiveness of Taping as an Adjunctive Therapy to improve Dysgraphia in children with Hemiplegic cerebral palsy. A study conducted in the Unit of Hope.