Abstract: Effectiveness of Bilateral Arm Training on Upper Extremity Function in Sub-Acute Stroke Patients: Pilot Study
International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Open Access | Fully Refereed | Peer Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064

Downloads: 74

Comparative Studies | Physiotherapy | India | Volume 10 Issue 2, February 2021

Effectiveness of Bilateral Arm Training on Upper Extremity Function in Sub-Acute Stroke Patients: Pilot Study

Heena Parmar, Nensi Gandhi

Objective: To see the effect of bilateral arm training on the upper limb function. Subject and Method: 30 subjects diagnosed with sub-acute stroke were assigned to study. Intervention in form of Conventional & Bilateral arm training were given for 5 Days per week for four weeks. Upper extremity function test was evaluated by Fugl Meyer Assessment, Motor activity log scale and action research arm test pre- & post treatment. Relationship and responsiveness of all clinical test were performed by Wilcoxon signed ranks test and Mann-Whitney test respectively. Result: All correlations were significant at 95 % C. I. at baseline as well as four-week time. There is increasing bilateral arm training function on upper limb while comparing to conventional therapy in four-week protocol. Conclusion: On the basis of present study, it can be concluded that Bilateral arm training can be beneficial in improving upper limb function in sub-acute stroke patient when it compares to the Conventional therapy by using the Fugl Meyer assessment scale, Motor activity log scale and action research arm test

Keywords: Stroke, Bilateral arm training, Conventional therapy, Upper limb function

Edition: Volume 10 Issue 2, February 2021

Pages: 106 - 110

Share this Article

How to Cite this Article?

Heena Parmar, Nensi Gandhi, "Effectiveness of Bilateral Arm Training on Upper Extremity Function in Sub-Acute Stroke Patients: Pilot Study", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=SR21129215607, Volume 10 Issue 2, February 2021, 106 - 110

Enter Your Email Address


Similar Articles with Keyword 'Stroke'

Downloads: 1 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Research Paper, Physiotherapy, India, Volume 10 Issue 8, August 2021

Pages: 409 - 414

A Comparative Study to Analyze the Effectiveness of Repetitive Facilitation Exercises (RFE) and Mirrortherapy (MT) to Improve the Upper Limb Motor Function for Sub - Acute Stroke Hemiparesis

Selvarani .E, Mythili .G, Stella Thangam .T

Share this Article

Downloads: 44

Research Paper, Physiotherapy, India, Volume 10 Issue 4, April 2021

Pages: 72 - 78

Effectiveness of Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation Technique along with the Therapeutic Electrical Stimulation Protocol in Subjects with Foot Drop - An Experimental Study

Nilay Dave, Dr. Vidhya Rajput

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Conventional therapy'

Downloads: 142

Research Paper, Physiotherapy, India, Volume 7 Issue 4, April 2018

Pages: 428 - 431

A Comparative Study on the Effects of Mulligans Technique Versus Conventional Therapy in Subjects with Frozen Shoulder Syndrome

Dr. Nikita Patel, Dr. K. Vaittianadane

Share this Article

Downloads: 2

Comparative Studies, Physiotherapy, India, Volume 10 Issue 4, April 2021

Pages: 1097 - 1100

A Study to Find out Effect of Mechanical Knee Traction versus IFT on Pain and Functional Disability in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis - An Interventional Study

Rajvee Manvar, Kinjal Bagthariya

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Upper limb function'

Downloads: 1 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Research Paper, Physiotherapy, India, Volume 10 Issue 8, August 2021

Pages: 409 - 414

A Comparative Study to Analyze the Effectiveness of Repetitive Facilitation Exercises (RFE) and Mirrortherapy (MT) to Improve the Upper Limb Motor Function for Sub - Acute Stroke Hemiparesis

Selvarani .E, Mythili .G, Stella Thangam .T

Share this Article

Downloads: 58

Comparative Studies, Physiotherapy, India, Volume 9 Issue 11, November 2020

Pages: 342 - 346

Efficacy of Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy in Upper Limb Recovery after Stroke

Udhaya Kumar Patturaj, Dhanpal Singh, Mohandas Kurup

Share this Article
Top