Mirror Therapy

Some articles on mirror, therapy, mirror therapy:

Phantom Pain - Management - Nonsurgical Techniques - Mirror Box Therapy
... Mirror box therapy allows for illusions of movement and touch in a phantom limb by inducing somatosensory and motor pathway coupling between the phantom and real limb (Giummar ... Although the use of mirror therapy has been shown to be effective in some cases there is still no widely accepted theory of how it works ... a randomized controlled trial that used graded motor imagery...and mirror training, patients with complex regional pain syndrome or phantom limb pain showed a decrease in ...
Mirror Box - Effectiveness
... results, however there is no current consensus as to the effectiveness of mirror therapy ... and Ezendam (Ezendam, Bongers Jannink 2009) concluded that much of the evidence supporting mirror therapy is anecdotal or comes from studies that had weak methodological quality ... In 2011 a large scale review of the literature on mirror therapy by Rothgangel (Rothgangel et al ...
Stroke Recovery - Current Perspectives and Therapeutic Avenues - Brain Repair - Mirror Therapy
... Mirror therapy (MT) has been employed with some success in treating stroke patients ... Clinical studies that have combined mirror therapy with conventional rehabilitation have achieved the most positive outcomes ... that In stroke patients, we found a moderate quality of evidence that MT as an additional therapy improves recovery of arm function after stroke ...

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