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Constraint‐induced movement therapy for upper extremities in stroke patients

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2009
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Title
Constraint‐induced movement therapy for upper extremities in stroke patients
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Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2009
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004433.pub2
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Authors

Sirtori V, Corbetta D, Moja L, Gatti R

Abstract

In stroke patients, upper limb paresis affects many activities of daily life. Reducing disability is therefore a major aim of rehabilitation programmes for hemiparetic patients. Constraint-induced movement therapy (CIMT) is a current approach to stroke rehabilitation that implies the forced use and the massed practice of the affected arm by restraining the unaffected arm.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 5 2%
Switzerland 3 1%
France 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Hong Kong 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Argentina 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
Other 2 <1%
Unknown 218 92%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 45 19%
Student > Bachelor 44 19%
Student > Ph. D. Student 34 14%
Researcher 27 11%
Student > Postgraduate 16 7%
Other 55 23%
Unknown 16 7%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 99 42%
Nursing and Health Professions 37 16%
Neuroscience 16 7%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 16 7%
Engineering 14 6%
Other 30 13%
Unknown 25 11%

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