Axonal Regeneration and Neural Plasticity

A recent paper in Spinal Cord reviews the evidence for ‘axonal regeneration’ and ‘neural plasticity’ presented in the scientific literature over the last 30 years.
The paper that can be found at:
It concludes that “Neural plasticity has enormous potential in facilitating functional recovery.

The HandTutor uses motion feedback to teach the patient how to move their hand again through intensive repetitive exercises. Intensive repetitive exercises are thought to promote neural plasticity.


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