Author: Carina Salgueiro

Neurorehabilitation service: preventive measures

Knowing how important the process of rehabilitation of neurological patients is, the Neurorehabilitation Clinic reopens its doors fully respecting the health recommendations. Neurological patients affected by diseases such as a stroke, Parkinson’s disease, traumatic brain injury, etc., must continue their rehabilitative process to restore mobility, increase functionality, prevent deterioration, among others. In some cases, physiotherapy, […]

Neurological patient and coronavirus (COVID-19)

We are currently affected by the coronavirus pandemic (COVID 19). Apart from the very evident affectations of the respiratory system and the main problem of patients with COVID-19 that can lead to death, it has been observed that patients severely affected by this disease can also present neurological symptoms. Scientific research concludes that neurological disorders […]

Physical therapy sesion online

As we see that this situation of confinement is going to last, starting next week the Neurorehabilitation Clinic offers online and live sessions. In this case, the intervention of the physical therapist is not direct or individualized since the session will be open to several people. However, the class will be aimed at people with […]

Sensitive and motor exercise for the arm and hand

To take advantage of time at home and in addition to the initiatives #yomequedoencasa and #yomemuevoencasa, the staff of the neurorehabilitation clinic, both physical therapists, speech therapists, psychologists and ergotherapists have wanted to collaborate with the publication of small videos, therapeutic video tips for home. Today we are with the physiotherapist Carina Salgueiro who gives […]

Therapeutic exercise in physiotherapy

Many of the neurological patients, whether due to cerebellar ataxia, stroke, Parkinson’s disease or other, have impaired balance and postural control. The rehabilitation and treatment of these disorders and alterations is essential for the patient to regain control of his movement and independence and functional autonomy. In some cases, we not only talk about recovery, […]

Assessment in neurological physiotherapy

Most neurological conditions, such as stroke, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease or spinal cord injury, have as a consequence sensitive and motor involvement of your physical condition. For the rehabilitation of the alterations that the patient presents, it is advisable to carry out a previous assessment that provides information to the clinical diagnosis, helps to classify, […]

Gait speed with Functional Electrical Stimulation

Functional Electrical Stimulation, known as FES, is a therapeutic approach that uses a small electrical device to produce electrical currents and stimulate the peripheral nerve by means of adhesive electrodes placed on the skin. The applied electrical stimulus produced a muscular contraction that will help in the execution of the proposed task and therefore it […]

What footwear should I wear after a stroke?

After having suffered an Ictus, it is possible to present several alterations such as speech alterations, memory and attention problems, sensory and sensory changes, alteration of movement among other less common ones. Related to the alterations of the posture and of the movement, a great alteration is in balance and march above all when the […]

Bobath Concept

As every year, we receive the training sessions of the Spanish Association of Therapists trained in the Bobath Concept (AETB). At the beginning of the month of March, Saturday, September 9, the XXXII AETB Training Days will take place in Madrid. These conferences, open to members and non-members, aim to keep interested parties up-to-date regarding […]