‘phantom limb’ Archives
Consider "Mirror Therapy" for Phantom Limb Pain in the ICU ... Investigators at Walter Reed Army Medical Center have reported that mirror therapyfor phantom limb pain was strikingly effective in a randomized, ... www.internalmedicinenews.com/.../5697ded167.html
Here’s the NOVA episode about Dr. Ramachandran’s discovery of mirror therapy as a treatment for phantom limb pain. Incredibly fascinating episode, mirror therapy starts around 3:30 min but watch it all. This video is for everybody its an easy to understand video on how the brain works. Nova - Secrets Of The Mind Amazing neurological [...]
Great blog take a look http://www.talbronsteinblog.net/ Watch the video showing mirror box therapy. Some great ideas for exercises that can be done than using mirror box therapy for treating phantom limb pain, as will as stroke rehabilitation.
Mirror Therapy was used in the hit TV show HOUSE, with dramatic results. This is not a camera or mirror trick it can really produce this kind of result. For those who missed it watch it now but be quick it was remove for the net the last time due to copy right law.
In this artical we see how auditory feedback and visual feedback using mirror box therapy as helpful in the treatment of phantom pain. http://www.ispub.com/journal/the_internet_journal_of_rehabilitation/volume_1_number_2_72/article_printable/auditory-feedback-in-the-treatment-of-upper-limb-phantom-pain-a-medical-hypothesis.html
mirror therapy is something you can do yourself at home. All you need is a mirror and dedication to practice the treatment daily. Follow the link below to a short description of mirror box therapy by by Beth D. Darnall, PhD. although this is about phantom limb mirror box therapy is also very successful in the treatment of CRPS and stroke [...]
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.
Inspirational story, David introduced to mirror therapy for phantom limb pain by His Occupational Therapist, with dramatic effect. Take a minute to read his story. We wish him all the sucess. David's Story of Triumph: Saturday, October 9, 2010 @ 2005 By Gordon and Lynnette Lyon Today we were talking and he was telling me about the mirror [...]
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 [...]
A technique called mirror therapy can help reduce phantom pain in soldiers who've had limbs amputated, a new study shows... http://health.msn.com/health-topics/articlepage.aspx?cp-documentid=100253523