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[ARTICLE] Virtual Reality Reflection Therapy Improves Motor Recovery and Motor Function in the Upper Extremities of People with Chronic Stroke - Full Text PDF

The main purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of Virtual Reality Reflection Therapy on motor recovery and motor function in the upper extremities of patients with chronic stroke… 204 more words

Upper Extremity

[ARTICLE] Investigation of the effects of mirror therapy on the upper extremity functions of stroke patients using the manual function test - Full Text PDF

The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of mirror therapy on the upper extremity functions of stroke patients.

The subjects of this study were 14 hemiplegia patients (8 males, 6 females; 9 infarction, 5 hemorrhage; 8 right hemiplegia, 6 left hemiplegia) who voluntarily consented to participate in the study. 155 more words

Upper Extremity

[ARTICLE] Cortical Mechanisms of Mirror Therapy After Stroke - Full Text PDF

Abstract

Background and Objective. Mirror therapy is a new form of stroke rehabilitation that uses the mirror reflection of the unaffected hand in place of the affected hand to augment movement training. 215 more words

Stroke

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

Humour

[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