Moist heat applications increases blood flow and relaxes muscles. Often this treatment is used before joint mobilization or joint manipulation in order to relax and loosen the joint and the surrounding muscles before the joint is moved. It is very relaxing and comfortable and often our patients fall asleep while they have the hydrocollator packs on their muscles.
Hydrocollator ApplicationsDr. Allan Horowitz2017-06-13T22:44:49-04:00