Automated Versus Standard Physiotherapy for Upper Limb Rehabilitation in Patients With Acquired Brain Lesions

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Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- 6 month after the onset of disease
- acquired brain lesions in adults with upper limb hemiparesis
- modified Ashworth <= 3
- muscular strength MRC =>1 mano; MRC =>2 elbow e shoulder
- Fugl Meyer => 18

Exclusion Criteria

- NYHA >III
- MMSE (mini mental status examination test) < 24
- muscular strength (MRC) < 1
- Dystonia, spasticity (Ashworth => 3)
- articular contractions in the upper limb
- previous upper limb lesions
- cognitive/language impairment likely to influence assessments
- any diagnosis likely to interfere with rehabilitation