ODIVU MURIVU

Introduction to KNOI NILAI

The term ODIVU means breakage and discontinuity of the structure of bones, joints, muscles, nerves, blood vessels and ligaments.

The term MURIVU means damage to structural arrangement without any breakage or discontinuity of bones, joints, muscles, nerves, blood vessels and ligaments.

Treatment

For ODIVU MURIVU in bones – the treatment is given in a proper procedure with the help of traction methods, oil applications, applying bandages and administration of proper medicine.

For ODIVU MURIVU in muscles – the treatment is given in a proper procedure with the help of dhuvalai, oil applications, applying bandages and administration of proper medicine.

For ODIVU MURIVU in ligaments – the treatment is given in a proper procedure with the help of thadaval murai, adangal, suthiram, oil applications, applying bandages and administration of proper medicine.

For ODIVU MURIVU in nerves – the treatment is given in a proper procedure with the help of thadaval murai, adangals, suthiram, oil applications and administration of proper medicine.

BANDAGES

In the treatment of ODIVU MURIVU bandages have vital one in many occasions. The bandages are used for immobilisation, giving support, approximation and restricting further damages of an injury. The bandages usually used are 1. Spiral bandages – for treating the shaft portions of the bones, muscles, etc… 2. Figure of 8 bandage – for treating the ODIVU MURIVU in joints. 3. Kanukkalkattu – specially for ankle joint 4. Manikkattu bandage – specially for wrist 5. Some special techniques are present for the treatment of ODIVU MURIVU in skull, cervical vertebrae, shoulder bone, ribs, hip bone etc…