May be local and general. With common douches, 2-3 buckets of water are poured slowly - within 1-2 minutes so that the water flows evenly through the body, then vigorously rub the patient with a warm sheet and wipe dry. The procedure is carried out daily for 4-6 weeks. Gradually lowering the water temperature from 34-33 ± C to 22-20 ± C. General douche increases the tone, has a stimulating effect on the central nervous system, increases metabolism. With partial dousing, often with cold water (temperature 16-20 ± C) only part of the body is poured: the back of the head, in order to improve breathing and blood circulation; hands and feet - with increased sweating, varicose veins, etc.