- Real-time modulation of visual feedback on human full-body movements in a virtual mirror: development and proof-of-conceptMeyke Roosink
Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en réadaptation et intégration sociale CIRRIS, 525 Boul Hamel, Quebec, QC G1M 2S8, Canada
J Neuroeng Rehabil 12:2. 2015..The primary objective of this proof-of-concept study was to assess the ability of healthy subjects to detect scaled feedback on trunk flexion movements...
- Effect of painful and non-painful sensorimotor manipulations on subjective body midlineJason Bouffard
Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et en Intégration Sociale Québec, QC, Canada Département de réadaptation, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval Quebec, QC, Canada
Front Hum Neurosci 7:77. 2013..Interestingly, it appears to be easier to bias SBM toward the right side, regardless of the modality and of the stimulated side...
- Use of an innovative model to evaluate mobility in seniors with lower-limb amputations of vascular origin: a pilot studyClaude Vincent
Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Institut de Réadaptation en Déficience Physique de Québec, 525 Wilfrid Hamel Blvd East, Québec Québec, Canada
BMC Geriatr 10:68. 2010..The second objective of this pilot study was to assess the feasibility of measuring all variables in the model in a residential context...
- Training with virtual visual feedback to alleviate phantom limb painCatherine Mercier
Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Bron, France
Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:587-94. 2009..Performing phantom movements with visual virtual feedback, or mirror therapy, is a promising treatment avenue to alleviate phantom limb pain. However the effectiveness of this approach appears to vary from one patient to another...
- Mapping phantom movement representations in the motor cortex of amputeesCatherine Mercier
Institut des Sciences Cognitives, CNRS, Bron, France
Brain 129:2202-10. 2006..The activation of these representations is probably necessary for the experience of phantom movement...
- The map is not the territory: motor system reorganization in upper limb amputeesMartin Gagné
Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, QC, Canada
Hum Brain Mapp 32:509-19. 2011..The present results challenge the view that after an upper limb amputation the stump representation moves laterally and occupies a larger M1 territory...
- I am touched by your pain: limb-specific modulation of the cortical response to a tactile stimulation during pain observationJulien I A Voisin
Departement de Readaptation, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
J Pain 12:1182-9. 2011....
- Is somatosensory excitability more affected by the perspective or modality content of motor imagery?Julien I A Voisin
Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, Canada Département de réadaptation, Universite Laval, Canada
Neurosci Lett 493:33-7. 2011..These findings suggest a key role of the kinaesthetic content of motor imagery in recruiting the sensorimotor system...
- Modulation of the response to a somatosensory stimulation of the hand during the observation of manual actionsJulien I A Voisin
Institut de Réadaptation en Déficience Physique de Québec, Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et en Intégration sociale, 525 Boul Hamel, Quebec, QC G1M 2S8, Canada
Exp Brain Res 208:11-9. 2011..In conclusion, the results show that viewing a hand performing an action or being touched interferes with the processing of somatosensory information arising from the hand...
- Modulation of brain activity during action observation: influence of perspective, transitivity and meaningfulnessSébastien Hétu
Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
PLoS ONE 6:e24728. 2011..Simultaneous investigation of several sources of modulation during active action observation is probably an approach that could lead to a greater ecological comprehension of this important sensorimotor process...
- Assessing the perception of trunk movements in military personnel with chronic non-specific low back pain using a virtual mirrorMeyke Roosink
Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en réadaptation et intégration sociale CIRRIS, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
PLoS ONE 10:e0120251. 2015..As such, the assessment of body perception during active movement can offer new avenues for understanding and managing body perception disturbances and abnormal movement patterns in patients with pain. ..
- Effect of single-session repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation applied over the hand versus leg motor area on pain after spinal cord injuryFanny Jetté
Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, Quebec, QC, Canada
Neurorehabil Neural Repair 27:636-43. 2013..Neuropathic pain often follows spinal cord injury (SCI)...
- Effect of tonic pain on motor acquisition and retention while learning to reach in a force fieldMélanie Lamothe
Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en réadaptation et intégration sociale CIRRIS, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada Département de réadaptation, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
PLoS ONE 9:e99159. 2014..This suggests that if people learn to move differently in the presence of pain, they might maintain this altered strategy over time. ..
- Decreasing phantom limb pain through observation of action and imagery: a case seriesGeneviève Beaumont
Ecole de Psychologie, Facultés des sciences sociales, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
Pain Med 12:289-99. 2011..Phantom limb pain is often resistant to treatment. Techniques based on visual-kinesthetic feedback could help reduce it...
- Cortical mapping of the infraspinatus muscle in healthy individualsSuzy Ngomo
Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, G1R 1P5, Canada
BMC Neurosci 14:52. 2013..e. symmetry of the excitability and of the location of motor map between sides), as well as the effect of age and gender on motor excitability...
- Tonic pain experienced during locomotor training impairs retention despite normal performance during acquisitionJason Bouffard
Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, Quebec City, Quebec G1M 2S8, Canada, and Département de réadaptation, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 0A6, Canada
J Neurosci 34:9190-5. 2014..These results suggest that the same motor rehabilitation intervention could be less effective if administered in the presence of pain. ..
- Persistent hand motor commands in the amputees' brainKaren T Reilly
Institut des Sciences Cognitives, Bron, France
Brain 129:2211-23. 2006....