Effects of Neurofeedback training on Unilateral neglect and Depression in patients with stroke

뉴로피드백 훈련이 뇌졸중 환자의 편측무시와 우울에 미치는 영향

  • Kim, Ji-Hoon (Dept. of Occupational Therapy, Youngnam Foreign Language College) ;
  • Kim, So-Young (Dept. of Occupational Therapy, Youngnam Foreign Language College)
  • 김지훈 (영남외국어대학교 작업치료과) ;
  • 김소영 (영남외국어대학교 작업치료과)
  • Received : 2015.07.24
  • Accepted : 2015.09.20
  • Published : 2015.09.28


This research aimed to investigate the effects of neurofeedback training on unilateral neglect and depression in patients with stroke. Fourteen of the subjects were selected from the experimental group and the control group respectively; the following results were obtained. First, experimental group and the control group presented significant statistical difference before and after intervention on neglect. However, there is after intervention no significant statistical among them. Two, experimental group and the control group presented significant statistical difference before and after intervention on depression, and the experimental group demonstrated more decrease than the control group in depression. The results obtained from this research expect us that applying the neurofeedback training for the improvement of neglect and depression, to stroke patients has a positive effect on the rehabilitation of patients.


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