Steam bath

Steam bath - total thermal procedure, which is usually carried out in the closed wooden Cabinet where fail hot steam, distributed evenly through a system of metal tubes with small holes. Undressed patient seated in the Cabinet (figure), at the heart impose a cooling compress. The temperature of air-steam mixture is brought to 45-50 degrees. Steam bath assign to enhance metabolism and how energetic diaphoretic people with a healthy cardiovascular system. Steam bath duration 10-15 minutes conducted every 2-3 days; throughout the course of 10-12 procedures.
Cm. also Hydrotherapy.