‘In the Spotlight’ Archives
For those who missed it, watch the amazing Vilayanur Ramachandran talk about plasticity of the brain and Mirror Box Therapy to alleviated phantom limb pain and stroke rehabilitation on BBC2 Incredible Medicine. Ramachandran starts about 36 minute in. https://youtu.be/AunLzdp8UlE
Mirror-based intervention therapies improve movement in children with cerebral palsy (CP), according to the results of a new review. The study, “Systematic Review Of The Effects Of Mirror Therapy In Children With Cerebral Palsy,” published in The Journal of Physical Therapy Science, reviewed several previously published studies reporting [...]
Mail Online reports: Mirror therapy gives hope to millions of arthritis sufferers, Symptoms of arthritis can be relieved by a simple therapy using an optical illusion scientists say. A study trialing a technique involving mirrors has proved effective in alleviating joint pain and stiffness. Read more: [...]
Reflex Pain Management now has a medium sized mirror therapy box for sale on their website, this size is suitable for hand, elbow, foot and ankle rehabilitation. More versatile than the smaller unit making it ideal for the professional therapist. The unit is still very portable and fold in seconds. For more information CLICK [...]
Our sponsor has open there new therapy store at www.reflexpainmanagement.com . You can buy their folding mirror therapy box as well as lots of other products to help with your rehabilitation. Please check it out.
Whether the phantom is in the hand or the foot the principle of mirror box therapy is still the same. In this video soldier Bryan Wagner talk us through his phantom and how mirror box therapy help him cope with the pain.
Order your folding mirror box quick, we understand are sponsor www.reflexpainmanagement.com is going to drop the 17% online discount when there new site go's live later this week this week.
Folding Mirror Boxes were donated to the End the Pain Project http://endthepainproject.org by mirrorboxtherpy.com sponsor , Reflex Pain Management ltd www.reflexpainmanagement.com . They have been shipped to the National School for Prosthetists in Hanoi; an NGO in central Vietnam; the Veteran's Rehabilitation Center in Phnom Penh, Cambodia and [...]
When taking Stroke rehabilitation exercises the use of a mirror as been proven to be a great asset. The term plasticity describes the ability of the brain to rewire itself and there is no better way to help this than the use of a mirror. Mirror Therapy has been described in medical literature to be of benefit to 80% of users, but like all [...]
See Dr Ilan Lieberbman's video presentation on Mirror Visualisation Therapy; it covers what it is, the history, the theory, the evidence and how it used.This 4 part video is aimed at those looking to start using mirror therapy as well as those who want a little more insight to the medical theory.