Frenkel exercises are a set of exercises developed by Professor Heinrich Sebastian Frenkel to treat ataxia, in particular cerebellar ataxia. They are a system of.
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He had never seen such an improvement before, which was contradictory to the teaching of the day and in fact is sadly widespread today.
Please improve this article by removing excessive or inappropriate external links, and converting useful links where appropriate into footnote references. This attitude is almost always incorrect and feenkel recent years has begun to change with the recognition of brain plasticity.
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This article’s use of external links may not follow Wikipedia’s policies or guidelines. Or at least others? Then the patient should do something entirely different and unrelated for fifteen minutes, say read a book or have a chat. It is thought that the fifteen-minute break enables the new neural connections to be created. The brain as a whole learns to compensate for motor deficits in the cerebellum or the spinal cord where applicable.
Retrieved from eejercicios https: The repetitions will take just a few minutes every hour. The patient asked Dr Frenkel about the test and was told what it meant and that he did not ‘pass’ the test. The patient can treat himself and ejerciciis in the absence of a medical practitioner must do so. This page was last edited on 11 Octoberat The therapist may also help the patient move where muscular strength is low.
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The exercises were developed by Heinrich Frenkela Swiss neurologist who, one day inwhile examining a patient with ataxia, observed the patient’s poor performance of the finger-to-nose test. Frenkel states that is very important that the therapist also gives the patient pep talks and motivation.
Views Read Edit View history. Frenkel exercises are a set of exercises developed by Professor Heinrich Sebastian Frenkel  to treat ataxiain particular cerebellar ataxia. When Frenkel asked the patient what had happened in the interval, the patient replied, ‘I wanted to pass the test and so I practiced. He or she motivates and guides the patient in how to watch himself move.
They increase in difficulty over the time of the program. Frenkel noted that the patient had to be free from opiate and alcohol use, for instance, in order to achieve the required focus of attention. Apathy, lack of motivation and clinical depression are very common in cases of cerebellar ataxia and are one of the main reasons for failure of therapy. The American Journal of Nursing.
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Although the technique is simple, needs virtually no exercise equipment, and can be done on one’s own, concentration and some degree of perseverance is required. At that point the patient goes back to the exercises for another frenkell minutes when it will be found that the skill has improved to a step higher from when the exercises were last done fifteen minutes earlier.
They are a system of slow repetitious exercises.
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However, it is better that a physiotherapist is involved. If the ataxia affects say, head movements, the patient can use a mirror or combination of mirrors to watch their own head movements. Frenkel was astonished by the improvement. Mosby’s Medical Dictionary 8th ed. April Learn how and when to remove this template message.
Frenke book states that the best way to perform the exercises is to do them for three minutes using some kind of timer so the exercises become less of a chore. Julian—Gregorian uncertainty Wikipedia external links cleanup from April Wikipedia spam cleanup from April