《Chinese Journal of Rehabilitation Theory and Practice》 ›› 2019, Vol. 25 ›› Issue (7): 771-773.doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1006-9771.2019.07.005

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Advance in Mirror Neuron System for Aphasia (review)

XU Qian1,2, WANG Ping1,2, SHI Bo-han2, WANG Jian1   

  1. 1.Shanghai Universitiy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201210, China
    2.The Second Rehabilitation Hospital of Shanghai, Shanghai 200441, China
  • Received:2019-03-14 Revised:2019-04-22 Published:2019-07-25 Online:2019-07-23
  • Contact: WANG Jian E-mail:wangjiantcm@126.com
  • Supported by:
    Supported by Shanghai Municipal Health and Family Planning Commission Scientific Research Project (Youth) (No. 20174Y0193)

Abstract: The mirror neuron system has been widely used in various aspects of neurological rehabilitation. For aphasia, mirror neuron system is mainly used to improve the extraction and expression of words, and repeat of words and phrases. There are a lot of doubts about the therapeutic effect of mirror neuron system, yet.

Key words: stroke, aphasia, mirror neuron system, review

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