10 key points about upper limb retraining
This 20-minute lecture was delivered by Dr Annie McCluskey as an invited presentation at the Occupational Therapy Australia 28th national conference in Sydney, 10th July 2019.
FREE lecture from 2016 by members of the StrokeEd collaborators
Listen to this 1-hour recording and learn about topics covered in the 3-day upper limb retraining workshop.
Part 1: Upper limb strength training and other interventions for stroke survivors who are very weak.
This is the first of two recordings focusing on hand and arm retraining.
Part 1 focuses on analysis and retraining of stroke survivors who are very weak, and often have no hand movement and minimal muscle activity in their shoulder and their hand.
Part 2: Analysis and training for people with more advanced hand function
This is the second of two recordings focusing on hand and arm retraining.
Part 2 focuses on analysis and retraining of stroke survivors with more advanced hand function, who need to learn how to write, use cutlery and generally manipulate objects in their hand.