occupational therapy

A New Assistive Glove Can Help People Regain Hand Function After a Stroke

About 800,000 Americans have a stroke each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A stroke occurs when a blood vessel in the brain becomes blocked or bursts, causing brain damage. Sometimes, stroke can lead to long-lasting difficulties with moving one hand or arm due to both muscle weakness and spasms. Therapies are available to help people regain hand mobility after a stroke, but these therapies may not work for people with severely limited hand movement.


RehabWire - Volumen 8, Número 3, abril 2006


La terapia ocupacional

Para el mes de abril, RehabWire mira a las investigaciones actuales sobre la terapia Ocupacional.

Los concesionarios de NIDRR en la posición de vanguardia.

RehabWire - Volume 8, Number 3, April 2006



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