Author: Carina Salgueiro

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 […]

El impacto de la discapacidad en la vida sexual de los individuos con enfermedades neurológicas

Individuals with acquired neurological diseases (such as stroke, head trauma, spinal cord injury, etc.) suddenly see their lives limited by alterations and functional, motor, sensory, and cognitive problems, among others. In addition to these limitations that on their own lead to a disability, there are other affected areas such as family, work, social life and […]

Virtual Reality in Neurorehabilitation

Virtual Reality is used to artificially create sensory information of an interactive virtual environment being perceived as real and favoring exploration, commitment, curiosity and motivation.

Formación profesional

The Neurorehabilitation Clinic of Sant Cugat del Vallés, Barcelona, ​​apart from being specialized in the treatment of patients with neurological diseases, is also a Training Center for Healthcare Professionals. As a training center for professionals in the area of ​​neurological rehabilitation (physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and psychology), the Neurorehabilitation Clinic ensures quality training accredited […]

Terapia Acuática

Aquatic therapy is based on the realization of physical therapy in an aquatic environment, in such a way that the mechanical properties of water associated with the forms of intervention of physiotherapy are used in order to improve the function, activity and participation of the patients. One of the main fields in which we can […]

Reunión Anual 2017: Sociedad Española de Neurología

One more year, the Spanish Neurological Society celebrates the LXIX Annual Meeting in the city of Valencia. From 21 to 25 November 2017, experts from various branches of neurology and neurorehabilitation (physicians, psychologists, physiotherapists, etc.) will gather at the Congress Palace in Valencia. This international event will address current issues and the latest developments in […]

Taller teórico-practico: Terapia espejo en neurorehabilitación

For: Physical Therapists and Occupational Therapists Trainer: Jesus Marquez and Carina Salgueiro Hours: 6 hours face-to-face Dates: Saturday, April 14, 2018 Hours: 9-15h Place: Neurorehabilitation Clinic (c / Asturias 1, Sant Cugat del Vallés) Price: 60 € Number of places: 20 (min. 8 students) Course Objectives: To expand the knowledge of the motor imagination and […]