Posts Tagged ‘Stroke treatment’
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
total of 567 participants, which compared mirror therapy with other interventions. When compared with all other interventions, mirror therapy was found to have a significant effect on motor function http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/44/1/e1.long
Mirror therapy boon for patients suffering from unilateral neglect Hindustan Times A recent study conducted by Christian Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, has revealed that mirror therapy is proving beneficial for patients suffering from ...
Patients who engage in mirror therapy realize greater recovery of function in their upper extremities than those who receive conventional therapy alone. "Effectiveness of Mirror Therapy in Recovery of Functional ... Clinical Scenario. Cerebrovascular accident (CVA) is the leading cause of long- term disability and third-leading cause of death in [...]
When the ground shook in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on Jan. 12, 2010, the magnitude-7 earthquake left behind an estimated 4000 amputees. Students Use Mirror Therapy to Help Relieve Phantom Limb Pain Suffered by Victims. “All of them had immediate pain relief with the mirror-box therapy and were incredibly appreciative. They said they were [...]
More than smoke and mirrors... Irish Independent Mirror therapy, involving the use of a black box with a mirrored surface, can also help victims of phantom limb pain and even arthritis says physiotherapist ...
Due to the increasing cost of shipping goods via Royal Mail and other carriers, our sponsor Reflex Pain Management Ltd will be increasing there shipping cost at the end of this month. They have said that they will keep it to a minimum but this may still be a significant increase. Order your folding mirror therapy boxes now and beat the [...]
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: [...]
Scientists have demonstrated a cheap and simple therapy that uses an optical illusion to ease joint pain and stiffness in people with arthritis. The results of a small pilot study suggest the technique could help millions of people who experience the pain of inflamed joints without resorting to higher doses of painkillers and steroids, the most [...]
Reflex Pain Management Ltd, have replace the polyester mirror on their small folding mirror box with a thicker, better scratch resistant acrylic mirror. Although this has added cost and value to the product they are keep the cost the same. But hurry they wouldn't say for now long. A folding mirror box is used for stroke rehabilitation, [...]