International Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy

Volume 1, Issue 1, December 2015

  • To Find Out the Relationship Between Dizziness and Balance in Benign Paroxysomal Positional Vertigo (BPPV): A Co Relational Study

    Shahanawaz S. D., Priyanshu V. Rathod

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, December 2015
    Pages: 1-4
    Received: 7 September 2015
    Accepted: 4 November 2015
    Published: 13 November 2015
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijnpt.20150101.11
    Abstract: Background of the study: The vestibular system is both a sensory system and a motor system. As a sensory system, the vestibular system provides the central nervous system (CNS) with information about the position and motion of the head and the direction of gravity. The CNS uses this information, together with information from other sensory systems.... Show More
  • Effect of Mirror Therapy on Hand Functions in Children with Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy: A Case Study

    Shahanawaz S. D., Sayali M. Joshi

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, December 2015
    Pages: 5-9
    Received: 16 November 2015
    Accepted: 9 December 2015
    Published: 25 December 2015
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijnpt.20150101.12
    Abstract: Introduction: Cerebral Palsy describes “group of disorders of the development of movement and posture, causing activity limitation that are attributed to non-progressive disturbances that occurred in the developing fetal or infant brain”. Children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy learn strategies [4] and techniques leading to learnt non-use of the af... Show More