Yes, but you have to keep patience and understand their
pain points.. Most of the patients tend to skip physiotherapy exercises that
cause pain; therefore, they don’t follow your exercise instructions at their
home. These patients’ non-compliances significantly impact the therapeutic
According to the publication of the US National
Library of Medicine, 40% of patients are reluctant to follow treatment
recommendations when therapists advise significant lifestyle modifications,
along with exercises.
These patients’ non-compliance and non-adherence to
treatment reduces the chance of getting a successful treatment outcome.
It is undoubtedly a challenging situation for
Sometimes, they have to prepare a new treatment plan
and start from scratch, which is time-consuming and can be a bit expensive.
The scenario is very common. Sometimes that might have
happened to you when you changed the way of treatment to deliver better output.
However, the initial treatment plan couldn’t do its job
just because of patient noncompliance.
So, what can you do to resolve this problem and
increase patient-compliance to recommended physiotherapy treatment?
Advanced technologies like Artificial intelligence,
Motion capture & biofeedback, and Mobile health application (mHealth) have
shown to resolve the patient-noncompliance issue and encourage them to
perform their therapeutic exercises in the right way.
In this article, we are going to talk about how
technologies increase patient engagement and minimize patient non-compliances
If you feel this article can help you, please stay with
us until the end!