One of the most important things in the treatment of nerve problems is the neurological rehabilitation of the patient. It is considered the main means that helps patients recover their functional and mental skills again, and recover from injuries of the nervous system.
In addition, it helps patients to achieve optimal performance. Faced with a significant disability, rehabilitation of the nervous system improves the quality of life of people with neurological problems.
What is neurological rehabilitation:
Neurological rehabilitation is a set of interventions that help the patient partially or completely recover from various neurological injuries or diseases.
The team of the neurorehabilitation program of the physical physical therapy and Rehabilitation Center has superior and specialized medical expertise to help patients achieve the maximum attention and care systems they need. And the development of their functional abilities, by following the strategy of “Together for better health and trying to meet the specific needs of each patient.
The importance of Neurological Rehabilitation:
There are many benefits of neurological rehabilitation that it brings to most patients suffering from various diseases of the nervous system. helped to solve a wide range of neurosurgical complications for patients. Neurological rehabilitation has proven to be an important and very useful program in the treatment of various neurological conditions
Neurological rehabilitation programs may include the treatment of:
- Vascular-specific disorders, including strokes and various hematomas that occur under the dura mater.
- Multiple sclerosis. That is, it includes any type of multiple sclerosis.
- Some natural aging conditions.
- Brain injuries and spinal cord injuries
- Neurological dysfunctions, including cervical spondylosis, carpal tunnel syndrome, peripheral neuropathy, muscular dystrophy, myasthenia gravis.
- Most of the functional disorders, such as dizziness, seizures, neuralgia, chronic headaches.
- Parkinson’s disease multiple sclerosis and Alzheimer’s disease.
The neuro rehabilitation programs at the physic Center are one of the best neuro occupational therapy programs. Which help patients to achieve daily activities more independently, more self-reliant. The therapeutic program also includes most of the various functional skills that a person needs.
Goals of Neurological Rehabilitation:
The functions or goals of neurological rehabilitation can fall under several specific goals and tasks performed by neurological occupational therapy. The treatment of some neurological disorders includes a set of criteria, the most important of which are:
- Repair and regeneration of damaged nerves.
- Behavioral rehabilitation and rehabilitation programs.
- The use of surgical and non-surgical stimulation systems to reorganize the neurological functions of the brain and increase overall efficiency.
In general, it can be said that the goal of rehabilitation is to increase the quality of life and independence of the patient. But it is possible that the patient will not regain his former ability to walk without AIDS or speak without errors. Despite undergoing intensive rehabilitation programs, it depends on the nature of the disease. Functional abilities are often improved to enable the patient to participate in everyday life.
The physical Center for neurological rehabilitation follows a set of treatment plans that seek to achieve the patient’s goals after exposure to various neurological disorders. The treatment program is designed for neurological patients, such as stroke, multiple sclerosis, spinal cord dysfunction, Parkinson’s disease. So that it ensures the therapeutic quality and the restoration of various functional skills that the patient is looking for after the injury.
Diseases and injuries requiring neurological rehabilitation:
It is quite natural that patients with the following diseases need neurological rehabilitation programs. Early treatment through occupational therapy plans and physiotherapy methods aims to prevent the deterioration of the patient’s condition and enhance his skills.
Among the most important injuries that need neurological rehabilitation are the following:
- Stroke: it is an emergency condition in which the blood supply to the brain is interrupted. Which prevents him from the necessary oxygen and nutrients. As a result, brain cells die after only a few minutes and the brain loses most of its functional abilities.
- Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an incurable condition in which the body’s immune system attacks the protective lining surrounding the brain and spinal cord nerves. Thus a kind of disability occurs in the communication between the different nerves in the brain. This causes the patient physical and mental disability, if the patient does not resort to occupational therapy programs using appropriate exercises and Means.
- Parkinson’s disease: it is a condition of disorder that affects the nervous system, mainly affecting the locomotor system. As the human movement becomes limited, this disease may develop gradually so that it begins with a slight tremor. This is followed by stiffness in the limbs and delayed movement, in addition to the appearance of speech problems that worsen over time.
- Cerebral palsy is a neurological disorder that may affect a person at birth or during the first three to five years of his life. As a result of some damage to the brain, which affects the motor abilities of the body and thus causes general muscle weakness.
Neurological rehabilitation for strokes:
A significant percentage of stroke patients, recovering after a while from neurological rehabilitation programs. Rehabilitation after a stroke has a major role in enhancing the Walking, speech and movement skills of those affected.
This is indicated by the latest medical studies, which confirmed the benefits of physiotherapy and neurological rehabilitation in enhancing the functional abilities of patients and restoring the lifestyle they are looking for in performing their activities.
Neurological rehabilitation in stroke cases can help restore walking, increase balance and the ability to dress and bathe themselves. Improve their ability to swallow, do household activities and awareness of public safety principles.
Fortunately, the success of early rehabilitation programs increases significantly compared to late treatment of stroke.
Most stroke patients regain their functional skills more when they undergo physiotherapy at the physical center. It has a specialized and integrated unit for the treatment of stroke cases with the latest devices and Means. As well as the best consultants specialized in treating and helping these cases recover significantly in record time and achieve their therapeutic goals.
Neurological rehabilitation of paraplegia:
There are many things that help in the treatment of paraplegia, the most important of which is neurological rehabilitation for paraplegic patients. Rehabilitation programs ensure the achievement of neurological, physical and functional independence. In addition to enhancing various body functions.
Most people with paraplegia have a very difficult time structuring and organizing information. Where the patient does not show competence in terms of the ability to plan, automatic attention and adaptation. It is therefore important to evaluate and improve perceptual functions in people with paraplegia.
It is worth noting that the physiotherapy program was realized for patients in general. Patients with paraplegia have the ability to be independent and perform the activities necessary for daily life through balance programs, neurological rehabilitation and the use of the latest devices that develop their skills.
Rehabilitation at the physical physical therapy and Rehabilitation Center is carried out through the latest devices used in neurological rehabilitation programs. The AMADEO device, which is based on training a person in the activities of everyday life through virtual reality. The neurorehabilitation device stimulates the patient to move the hand. The device is also used in all stages of rehabilitation for hand injury after stroke, paraplegia, spinal cord injuries, hand surgeries, rehabilitation and strengthening of hand nerves.
Neurological rehabilitation for spinal problems:
Spinal injuries are considered one of the most difficult, as they are accompanied by damage not only to the spine. But also in parts of the nerves and spinal cord depending on the nature and severity of the injury. Patients may have partial or total paralysis or dysfunction of the pelvic muscles. Therefore, neurological rehabilitation should be carried out early to achieve the patient’s goals.
Many people experience spinal problems at some point in their lives, as a result of car accidents, falls from heights, criminal or military accidents. In 90% of cases, patients require surgical intervention for treatment.
After the surgical stage, the patient resorts to neurological rehabilitation programs. Its goal is to work on restoring the vital functions of the injured person, such as standing, walking. Moving different parts of the body and balancing the body.
In some cases, rehabilitation is carried out using robotic programs that are powered by a virtual reality experience, and fun rehabilitation games that enhance the patient’s motivation while performing exercises. Robotic rehabilitation experiments have proven their ability to achieve rapid and effective therapeutic results.
Neurological rehabilitation of muscular dystrophy:
Rehabilitation for patients with muscular dystrophy is a necessary thing, as it helps the patient to perform his vital functions and practice life activities in a functional and basic way. Each case is initially diagnosed individually through a thorough examination and then a treatment program is developed appropriate to the needs of the case to achieve good therapeutic results for the patient to achieve his goals.
In addition to the quality of the treatment program and treatment plans, an equally important key part is the preventive program after treatment, which depends on the continuation of the final results of neurological rehabilitation of a muscular dystrophy patient.
Neurological rehabilitation for multiple sclerosis:
Patients with multiple sclerosis should not be treated only with medications or surgery, as neurological rehabilitation provides them with serious and real opportunities to improve the quality of life, carry out activities and encourage independence in performing various tasks. In addition, the rehabilitation program for MS patients should ensure the patient’s priorities and needs that he seeks to achieve, the patient may need Ease of movement, speed of remembering, or pain reduction.
Physical therapy programs at the physical therapy and Rehabilitation Center can help improve strength and increase control through resistance, walking and balance exercises. It is worth noting that muscle stiffness and muscle spasm can be alleviated by stretching exercises and various means of treatment.
Neurological rehabilitation devices at the physical physiotherapy center:
While conducting neurological rehabilitation for various diseases, it should be noted the important role of physiotherapy devices in the treatment of patients in need of Neurological Rehabilitation. Therefore, the physical Center for physiotherapy and rehabilitation has the best neurological rehabilitation devices that help the injured to achieve a quality of life and improve the level of neurological compatibility, in addition to improving speech, walking and movement skills in general.
The devices of the physical center can provide a great deal of patient independence and achieve progress in the acquisition of various skills, as well as help in achieving strength and control. The devices of the physical rehabilitation center vary between devices that help rehabilitate patients with stroke, paraplegia and spinal cord injuries through advanced robotic devices that rely on motivating the patient to perform daily life activities.
The best Neurological Rehabilitation Center in Egypt:
Neurological rehabilitation entails many procedures that any physiotherapy center specializing in rehabilitation should perform, so the physical Center for physiotherapy and rehabilitation is one of the Centers in Egypt specializing in neurological rehabilitation. It has an integrated treatment unit equipped with the latest neurological rehabilitation devices, in addition to the expertise of doctors specializing in the rehabilitation of spinal cord conditions, multiple sclerosis, paraplegia as well as stroke. Also, the physic Center has extensive experience in the field of neurological rehabilitation of various diseases through the best internationally approved therapeutic devices and methods.
The newest Neurological Rehabilitation Center in Egypt:
Within the framework of the quality of treatment programs for patients in need of Neurological Rehabilitation, there should also be modern and recognized treatment regimens in developed countries. The new therapeutic programs have proven their efficiency in achieving the patient’s therapeutic goals in record time, and the physical rehabilitation center is one of the most modern neurological treatment centers in Egypt. The center has the latest rehabilitation programs that seek to acquire various skills for the patient, in addition, the center has the latest neurorehabilitation devices through robotic systems that rely on the virtual reality experience through therapeutic games.
Recent studies have indicated the effectiveness of these therapeutic methods in achieving the quality of life and independence of the patient, in addition to developing the patient’s various motor skills, increasing balance and strengthening the various nerves in the body.
Questions asked by others:
What is rehabilitation?
Rehabilitation works to restore, develop and improve the skills necessary for everyday life, as rehabilitation helps to improve the performance of independent activities in everyday life and at work. The goal of rehabilitation is to give a person the best independent life, but during rehabilitation, the disease or disability cannot be removed.The rehabilitation process can help in the performance of daily tasks at work and in everyday life.
Who are the people who need to visit the Rehabilitation Center?
Many people need to go to a specialized center for neurological rehabilitation, the most important of these categories are:
- People with burns, bone fractures, or any injury to the brain or spinal cord.
- Those who have been subjected to painful physical blows and shocks.
- People who have undergone general surgery or have had severe infections.
- Who have side effects of a particular disease or medical treatment.
- Those who suffer from genetic diseases or birth defects.
- Those who suffer from chronic pain such as neck and spine pain.
What is the difference between physiotherapy and rehabilitation?
Physiotherapy is applied to those who suffer from diseases such as, joint stiffness, or motor dysfunction. In addition, physiotherapy programs are used for people with complete or partial paralysis of the trunk, arms and legs, as a result of damage to the brain or nerves.
While rehabilitation includes some diseases, such as fractures, dislocations, ligaments, ligament injuries, meniscus and ligaments, therefore healing does not include the passage of pain only. And this process may have some negative changes such as weakness in the muscles. Physiotherapy rehabilitation practices include the elimination of a range of negative conditions, as well as helping a person to return to normal life as soon as possible and preventing him from new infections.
What are rehabilitation services?
Rehabilitation services include a Department of services aimed at restoring physical functions to patients with physical or mental problems by stimulating the abilities and capabilities of individuals to prevent disability and maintain overall health.
Rehabilitation services are divided into physiotherapy and occupational therapy, and include the provision of effective rehabilitation services that require integration between a group of healthcare professionals to develop the patient’s physical, emotional and psychological condition.