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Descriptor English: Mirror Movement Therapy
Descriptor Spanish: Terapia del Movimiento Espejo
Descriptor terapia de movimientos en espejo
Entry term(s) terapia de espejo
Scope note: Terapia de rehabilitación en la que se coloca un espejo entre los brazos o las piernas para que la imagen de un miembro no afectado en movimiento cree la ilusión de un movimiento normal en el miembro afectado. Esto estimula diferentes regiones del cerebro para el movimiento, la sensibilidad y el dolor. (Traducción libre del original: www.cochrane.org/CD008449, consultado el 28/12/2020).
Descriptor Portuguese: Terapia de Espelho de Movimento
Descriptor French: Without translation
Entry term(s): Mirror Movement Therapies
Mirror Therapy
Movement Therapies, Mirror
Movement Therapy, Mirror
Therapies, Mirror Movement
Therapy, Mirror Movement
Tree number(s): E02.831.535.680
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000088762
Scope note: Rehabilitation therapy in which a mirror is placed between the arms or legs so that the image of a moving non-affected limb gives the illusion of normal movement in the affected limb. This stimulates different brain regions for movement, sensation, and pain. (www.cochrane.org/CD008449 access 12/28/2020)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Physical Therapy Modalities (2010-2021)
Public MeSH Note: 2022
History Note: 2022
DeCS ID: 59699
Unique ID: D000088762
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Date Established: 2022/01/01
Date of Entry: 2021/07/09
Revision Date: 2021/07/06
Mirror Movement Therapy - Preferred
Concept UI M000742265
Scope note Rehabilitation therapy in which a mirror is placed between the arms or legs so that the image of a moving non-affected limb gives the illusion of normal movement in the affected limb. This stimulates different brain regions for movement, sensation, and pain. (www.cochrane.org/CD008449 access 12/28/2020)
Preferred term Mirror Movement Therapy
Entry term(s) Mirror Movement Therapies
Mirror Therapy
Movement Therapies, Mirror
Movement Therapy, Mirror
Therapies, Mirror Movement
Therapy, Mirror Movement



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