Introduction: Stroke generates dependence on the patients due to the various impairments associated. The use of low-cost technologies for neurological rehabilitation may be beneficial for the treatment of these patients. Aim: To determine whether combined treatment using a semi-immersive virtual reality protocol to an interdisciplinary rehabilitation approach, improve balance and postural control, functional independence, quality of life, motivation, self-esteem and adherence to intervention in stroke patients in subacute stage. Patients and methods: A longitudinal prospective study with pre and post-intervention evaluation was carried out. Fourteen were recruited at La Fuenfria Hospital Spain and completed the intervention.

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Introduction: The study of the effectiveness of rehabilitation treatment applied to patients with sequelae following a cerebrovascular disease CVD plays a decisive role nowadays in planning their management in public healthcare and to improve existing guidelines regarding assessment and treatment. Aim: To describe the characteristics presented by patients who have suffered a CVD and were treated in mobile rehabilitation-physiotherapy units MRPU and how such treatment affects their functional recovery.

Patients and methods: Descriptive, prospective study conducted on patients referred to the MRPUs in the province of Almeria between and The variables analysed both pre- and post-treatment included personal history and characteristics, Barthel index, Modified Ashworth Spasticity Scale, pain shoulder and the Canadian Neurological Scale. Results: The final sample consisted of participants mean age: The disabling process was ischaemic in The mean initial Barthel index was Altogether Conclusions: The results obtained reflect an important functional improvement in patients treated in the MRPUs.

Home-based rehabilitation is considered a necessary tool for persons with greater clinical vulnerability and no access to outpatient care, which provides them with the benefits of effective treatment.

Title: Rehabilitacion domiciliaria en la recuperacion funcional de los pacientes con enfermedad cerebrovascular. El estudio de la eficacia en los tratamientos de rehabilitacion aplicados a pacientes con secuelas tras una enfermedad cerebrovascular ECV resulta decisivo en la actualidad para planificar su abordaje desde la sanidad publica y mejorar las directrices de evaluacion y tratamiento existentes.

Describir las caracteristicas que presentan los pacientes que han sufrido ECV atendidos por las unidades moviles de rehabilitacion-fisioterapia UMRF y como influyen estos tratamientos sobre su recuperacion funcional. Pacientes y metodos. Estudio descriptivo prospectivo en pacientes derivados a las UMRF de la provincia de Almeria entre y Se analizaron variables pre y postratamiento como las caracteristicas y antecedentes personales, indice de Barthel, escala de espasticidad de Ashworth modificada, dolor hombro y escala neurologica canadiense.

Los resultados obtenidos reflejan una importante mejora funcional en los pacientes tratados en las UMRF. La rehabilitacion domiciliaria se plantea como una herramienta necesaria para las personas con mayor vulnerabilidad clinica y sin acceso a los cuidados ambulatorios, que logra los beneficios de tratamientos que son efectivos. This site needs JavaScript to work properly.

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