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When Doing the Dishes Makes You Want to Cry - It is Time to Regroup

I just read an awesome (heart-wrenching and kind of amusing in a terrible way) blog post by An Honest Mom , and saw myself so plainly it was weird. 772 more words

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[ARTICLE] Phase II pragmatic randomized controlled trial of patient-led mirror therapy and lower limb exercises in acute stroke - Full Text PDF

Abstract

Background and objective: Patient-led therapy has the potential to increase the amount of therapy patients undertake during stroke rehabilitation and to enhance recovery. Our objective was to assess the feasibility and acceptability of two patient led therapies during the acute stages of stroke care: Mirror therapy for the upper limb and lower limb exercises for the lower limb. 154 more words

Upper Limb

[ARTICLE] Asymmetric Training Using Virtual Reality Reflection Equipment and the Enhancement of Upper Limb Function in Stroke Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Background

Asymmetric movements with both hands contributed to the improvement of spatially coupled motion. Thus, the aim of this study was to investigate the effects of an asymmetric training program using virtual reality reflection equipment on upper limb function in stroke patients. 237 more words

Upper Extremity

[ARTICLE] The mirror neuron system in post-stroke rehabilitation - Full Text PDF

Abstract

Different treatments for stroke patients have been proposed; among them the mirror therapy and motion imagery lead to functional recovery by providing a cortical reorganization. 111 more words

Stroke

[ARTICLE] Effects of Mirror Therapy on Motor and Sensory Recovery in Chronic Stroke: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Abstract

Objective: To compare the effects of mirror therapy (MT) versus control treatment (CT) on movement performance, motor control, sensory recovery, and performance of activities of daily living in people with chronic stroke. 236 more words

Upper Extremity

"Double It" - or The 'Building Your Own Home Mathematical Cheat Sheet'

This will serve not only as a Mathematical Cheat Sheet, but also a Glossary of Vocabulary¬†for the population of people crazy enough to consider building their own home…and the poor suckers who have to listen to them whine about it later. 821 more words

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