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Ward based OT vs. Therapy Team based OT.

Hello everyone,<p>Recently I’ve been pondering some of the difference between my old job (Ward based lone OT in a Medium Secure Unit) and my new job …

What phantom limbs and mirrors teach us about the brain

<b>In a lab in southern California scientists are curing the previously incurable with little more than a mirror, and changing our understanding of the brain in the process.</b><p>In mid-November the team at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) announced the results of a small pilot study which …

Phantom Pain

Mirror therapy in children with hemiplegia: a pilot study.

2011 May;53(5):473-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8749.2011.03924.x. Epub 2011 Mar 17.<p>1Paediatric Neurology and Neurorehabilitation Unit, Department of …

Graded Motor Imagery

We now know that your brain is adaptable and changeable throughout your entire life and by exercising your brain in measured and monitored steps, …

Mirror Therapy Improves Hand Function in Subacute Stroke: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Yavuzer G, Selles R, Sezer N, Sütbeyaz S, Bussmann JB, Köseoğlu F, Atay MB, Stam HJ. Mirror therapy improves hand function in subacute stroke: a …

Modified constraint-induced movement therapy versus intensive bimanual training for children with hemiplegia - a randomized controlled trial. - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>To clarify whether modified constraint-induced movement therapy provides greater improvement than intensive bimanual training both for …

The 100 Best Jobs

No single job suits all of us, but many of the best ones have a few attributes in common: They pay well, challenge us year after year, match our …