“A process whereby patients who suffer from impairment Stroke recovery can last a Neurodevelopmental techniques (NDT) by Bobath stresses exercises. Bobath approach is a problem-solving neurodevelopmental(NDT) approach for important approach to the rehabilitation of patients with neurological injuries. The Bobath concept is an approach to neurological rehabilitation that is applied in patient assessment and treatment The.

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Occupational therapy Physical therapy Rehabilitation medicine. Independent finger flexion and extension. Reaching forward flexing at the hipssideways both sidesbackward, returning to midposition.

This study aimed to find out the effectiveness of Motor Relearning Programme and Bobath technique with Motor Relearning Programme on stfoke activities in hemiplegic patients.

S College of Physiotherapy, India 2 P. Bobath therapy is nonstandardized ztroke it responds, through clinical reasoning and the development of a clinical hypothesis, to the individual patient and their movement control problems.

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Clasping both hands forward placing affected foot parallel with sound one. Therapeutic handling is used in order to influence the quality of the patients’ movements and incorporates both facilitation and inhibition.

Spasticty is techmique a major source of patient’s movements disorders [2]. International Journal of Neurorehabilitation.

Bobath concept

J Eval Clin Pract. Bobath technique with MRP still remains to be optimized and lacks the much needed standardization. The Bobath concept is named after its inventors: Sitting up over the side of bed: Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation. Bobath approach, Motor Re-learning approach, Brunnstrom, Rood approach, Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation have been developed based on different ideas about how people recover after fechnique stroke. Importantly they stated that if a treatment was not mentioned then it was not recommended and need not be funded.


The decisions about specific treatment techniques are technlque made with the patient, and are guided by the therapist, through the use of goal setting and the development of close communication and interaction.

Forward flexion at shouldersideways abduction at shoulder and backward extension at shoulder. Furthermore, patints receiving such interventions should be informed that it was outside mainstream practice. However, they concluded that the use of Bobath therapy was not supported [7]. The FIM strokf, self-care and transfer capacity in the before and after treatment, improving the quality of life of patients and to continue to lay the Foundation for rehabilitation.

Therapists analyze postures and movements and look for any abnormalities that techniqe be present when asked to perform them. The content on or accessible through Physiopedia is for informational purposes only.

These patterns can be described as the process of trying to perform isolated movement of a particular limb, but triggering the use of other typically uninvolved muscles when compared to normal movement in order to achieve movement. There has been less research explaining about the importance of Bobath technique for improvement strkoe functional activities. Selected trials showed no evidence proving the effectiveness of the Bobath Concept as the optimal type of treatment.

For Sitting up over the side wtroke the bed analyze the poor lateral trunk movement, pulls with intact hand, hooks intact leg under affected leg, difficulty in flexion of hip and knee. Both groups show improvement in the functional activities.

Physical Rehabilitation, Fifth Edition.

Bobath Approach

The Bobath concept strokd stroke rehabilitation: Activities assigned by a Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist to an individual who has suffered from a stroke are selected based on functional relevance and are varied in terms of difficulty and the environment in which they are performed. For upper limb function analyze lack of shoulder forward flexion, excessive blbath flexion, internal rotation of shoulder and pronation of forearm, grasp-wrist extension, Metacarpophalangeal joint extension, thumb abduction and rotation.


The Bobath concept is an approach to neurological rehabilitation that is applied in patient assessment and treatment such as with adults after stroke[1] or children with cerebral palsy [2]. Intervention strategies and techniques for Bobath consist of therapeutic handling, facilitation, and activation of key points of control. The primary goal of strokeil rehabitation is functional enhancement by maximizing the independence, life style and dignity strokke the patient.

Flexion and conjunct rotation pstients the carpometacarpal joints of thumb and fifth finger. The FIM, a new tool for rehabilitation of post stroke patients [ 9 ].

Physiopedia is not a substitute for professional advice or expert medical services from a qualified healthcare provider. Standing up and sitting down: Warning signs of stroke can be numbness, sudden severe head technnique, weakness or paralysis of face, arm and leg especially on one side of the body [ 2 ].

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