Braz J Phys Ther 2020 Dec 16. Epub 2020 Dec 16.
Programa de Pós-graduação em Ciências da Reabilitação, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN), Santa Cruz, RN, Brazil; Programa de pós-graduação em Fisioterapia, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil. Electronic address:
Background: Physical therapists provide treatment for pain and other common complaints for women in the postpartum period, thereby contributing to the improvement of their functioning. However, before applying any interventions, physical therapists should assess their patients to identify the desired therapeutic goals. In this context, the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) may be a useful tool for documenting functioning data and operationalizing collaborative goal setting. Read More