physio

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Related to physios: psychosis

physio-

(word root) natural order, origin, form
Examples of words with the root physio-: physiotherapy

physio

(ˈfɪzɪəʊ)
n
(Medicine) informal short for physiotherapy, physiotherapist. See physiotherapy
Translations

physio

[ˈfɪziəʊ] n
(= person) (mainly British)kiné m/f
(British) (= therapy) → physio f

physio

n (esp Brit inf) → Physiotherapeut(in) m(f)

physio

[ˈfɪsɪəʊ] n (fam) (person) → fisioterapista m/f; (treatment) → fisioterapia
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You get a lot of nations that bring big numbers over but perhaps don't have enough physios to treat them all.
It's been a week of debate over physios entering the field of play.
Only boxing and hockey contingents have physios of their own while one physio will be going from the Indian Olympic Association ( IOA) and will be available for the rest of the athletes from 11 other disciplines.
You have to give a lot of credit to the physios and medics in the game these days.
GRATEFUL footballer Dexter Blackstock thanked the physios who helped him overcome a career-threatening knee injury - by buying them all an iPad.
Jessica Marshall, 25, and Laura Windle, 24, are part of an increasing number of highly-qualified female physios who are bringing their skills to rugby league.
Physios from the private hospital in Halesowen will give advice on how to avoid neck, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand pain.
There have been more female physios coming into the junior game and I have no worries about her being in the dressing room.
The Irish Society of Physios briefed the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Health and Children yesterday said there is an urgent need to employ more physios.
But now members of the Toon Army can take advantage of the services of professional physios after a group of backroom staff, more accustomed to treating the ailments of Owen, Martins and Viduka, set up their own clinic.
We work just as hard as physios and our responsibilities are similar or greater, so why aren't we paid equally?
She will be leading a team of physios to provide a much-needed service to all the athletes taking part during the event and because of the number of different sports Lizzie will have staff based at each venue.