Upper limb rehabilitation

Upper Limb Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation of the upper limb following a Stroke or other Neurological conditions can take different forms. Individuals may have low or high tone which affects the amount of movement they have or the positioning of the arm and hand.

There may be a need to use splinting in order to help maintain posture around the wrist and hand as well as maintain length of the muscles in this area.

Altered movement patterns, weakness, pain and sensation can also have significant impact on the amount of function someone has in thier arm.