Clinical evaluation of siddha medicine along with varmam theraphy in the management of Balavatham (Brachial plexus palsy) children.

B.Shalini arun

Abstract


 

Abstract:

Aim:  

 The aim of this study is to find out the efficacy of selected “Amukkara Legium” (Internal medicine) and Vathakesari Thylam (External medicine) along with Varmam theraphy in Balavatham (Brachial Plexus Palsy) Children.

Method:

The study was conducted at the Ayothidoss Pandithar hospital, National institute of Siddha,Tambaram sanatorium, chennai-47. 3 patients were recruited in the study those meeting with inclusion and exclusion criteria. They were treated   internal medicine along with varma for 48 days. Response to treatment was recorded by certain subjective and objective parameters.

Result: The outcome of this external therapy procedure obtained by comparing the before and after treatment clinical assessment scoring by using MRC Scale. Abserved that all the 3 patients had improvement in muscle tone.

Conclusion: Siddha internal medicine Amukkara legium along with varmam for 48 days.  Has shown good effectiveness in the treatment of Brachial Plexus Palsy and also did not cause any adverse reaction to any patients. . Response to treatment was recorded by certain subjective and objective parameters.

 


Keywords


Keyword: Brachial Plexus Palsy, Amukkara legium, Vathakesari thylam, Varmam therapy, MRC Scale.

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