ángel sánchez ponencia Repercusiones funcionales de las apraxias - Ángel Sánchez continues answering questions from his presentation "Functional consequences of apraxia"

Ángel Sánchez continues answering questions from his presentation “Functional consequences of apraxia”


Ángel Sánchez continues answering questions from his presentation “Functional consequences of apraxia” On March 20th, Ángel Sánchez Cabeza, an occupational therapist with aMasters in Neuropathology,gave a free online presentation at NeuronUP Academy on the functional consequences of…

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Intervención con NeuronUP en la actividad básica de la vida diaria vestirse - Select the level of difficulty when practicing basic activities of daily living

Basic activities of daily living: intervention for improving dressing performance with NeuronUP


According to the framework developed by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) (1), activities of daily living are activities oriented toward taking care of one’s own body. ADLs also are referred to as basic activities…

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Aplicaciones de la neuromodulación en neurorrehabilitación - Applications of neuromodulationin neurorehabilitation tDCS

Applications of neuromodulation in neurorehabilitation


More than a century of research showed that solving the nine-dot problem was impossible. The exercise involves connecting all nine dots with four straight lines. Difficulty in solving the problem remained even after giving hints,extended…

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cognición social - social cognition

Social cognition: structure and assessmentof a key construct


In the field of neuropsychology and psychology, an understanding of social cognition brings to mind concepts such as empathy, recognition of emotional facial expressions, theory of mind or mentalization; however, it is not always clear…

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4 Causas Infrecuentes del Ictus 4 Perplexing Main Rare Causes of Stroke

4 Perplexing Main Rare Causes of Stroke


Stroke is a chief cause of death- the third in the U.S with statistics citing about 140,000 fatalities annually. The condition occurs when there is a problem with the blood vessels like blockage (ischemic) or a leak…

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1er Congreso de la Sociedad Colombiana de Neuropsicología - Summary of the 1st Congress of the Colombian Society of Neuropsychology

Summary of the 1st Congress of the Colombian Society of Neuropsychology


The 1st Congress of the Colombian Society of Neuropsychology took place between September 21 and 23, 2017, with the aim of disseminating scientific advances made in Colombia in the field of neuropsychology, as well as…

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terapias intensivas - Intensive therapies 3

Intensive therapies in neurorehabilitation: Only applicable to motor functions?


The effect of intensive therapies on the recovery of people from brain injury has been studied with increasing frequency in recent years. The results of these studies are starting to show the enormous potential of…

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memoria de trabajo - working memory

Working memory and short-term memory: distinction and revision


One distinction we usually make when talking about different human memory systems is between working memory and short-term memory. In the existing literature, some authors consider short-term memory to be a subset of working memory,…

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We already have WhatsApp!


We already have WhatsApp! From now on, NeuronUP has a new way of communication so you can ask everything you want about the handling of the platform and ask your questions about the different plans….

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terapia ocupacional - Occupational therapy

Occupational therapy: Characteristics, goals, and functions


Occupational Therapy (OT) is a health profession recognized by law (Law 44/2003 of 21 November on the Regulation of Health Professions); entry to occupational therapy practice requires specific university-level education. Occupational therapists, as members of…

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