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Michael Slater ankylosing spondylitis exercise video

Disclaimer

The following demonstration exercise video for ankylosing spondylitis (AS) has been produced in conjunction with the Australian Physiotherapy Association and highlights key areas most commonly affected by AS. However, it is not a comprehensive range of exercises nor is it tailored for your specific individual needs. Neither Arthritis Australia nor the Australian Physiotherapy Association make any representations or warranties as to the effectiveness of the exercises contained in this video in relieving the symptoms of AS or improving your posture and/or flexibility or the appropriateness of the exercises for a particular purpose.

Prior to undertaking any of the exercises demonstrated in this video you should consult your physiotherapist, rheumatologist or other suitably qualified medical practitioner as to the suitability of the exercises for you. This video should be used as a guide only and is not a substitute for the advice or prescribed course of treatment of qualified medical practitioners, physiotherapists, or rheumatologists.

By viewing this demonstration exercise video, you agree to:

  • consult your physiotherapist or rheumatologist before undertaking this or any other exercise program;
  • seek guidance from a physiotherapist or rheumatologist, if unsure about any of the exercises contained in this demonstration exercise video;
  • stop immediately and consult a healthcare professional if at any stage the exercises in this demonstration video hurt or cause discomfort; and
  • use reasonable care, skill and judgment when performing any of the exercises shown on this video.

Exclusion of Liability

Participation in any of the exercises shown on this video is at your own risk. By viewing this demonstration exercise video or performing the exercises demonstrated, you acknowledge and accept that, to the extent permitted by law, neither Arthritis Australia nor the Australian Physiotherapy Association will be under any liability to you whatsoever, whether in contract or tort (including, without limitation, negligence), breach of statute or any other legal or equitable obligation, in respect of any injury, loss or damage (including loss of profit or savings), howsoever caused, which may be suffered or incurred by the viewer or any other person.

 
 
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