stroke rehabilitation, repetition is important

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 therapies dose not always show immediate results. The rate and amount of recovery much depends on the extent of the damage, and the intensity and duration of the therapy you receive. Recovery also is likely to be influenced by personality, life experiences and coping styles. Motivation to recover is a key factor in obtaining an optimal level of rehabilitation.


Useful link :-

The importance of repetition in stroke rehabilitation –
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