Chandigarh,16.12.18-The 5th edition of National physiotherapy conference “Physiocon-2018” concluded at PGIMER Chandigarh on 16th December. It was organized jointly by the Indian association of physiotherapists(IAP) Chandigarh branch in collaboration with PGI Physiotherapist Association(PPA).The theme of conference was “recent trends in physiotherapy”. Modern approaches, scientific papers and techniques of physiotherapy were presented and discussed by eminent speakers and faculties.

Some important topics like Pilates training exercise,posturography, chest physiotherapy in ICU,oromotor physiotherapy in stroke,important of exercises inparkinsons disease,gait reeducation in stroke,do’s and don’ts of spinal thrust manipulation were discussed in this conferene.

The organizing chairman Dr Pradeep Sarkar and organizing secretary Dr Upendra Goswami told that the event was highly successful,and given thanks to all the delegates,speakers,organizers and pgi authority.Many new things has been achieved by PGIMER physiotherapist like upgradation of pay scale and promotional avenues.This conference will be highly informative about recent trends in physiotherapy and what advancement has been achieved by the physiotherapy professional across the globe.