Rating is based on reviews of patients with traumatic brain injury
What is worth knowing about rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury (TBI)?
The effectiveness of rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury will be higher if you start as quick as possible.
Even patients in coma or vegetative state have chances to be recovered.
Minimum course of rehabilitation after TBI lasts for 1 month.
Positive attitude of the patient and his/her relatives significantly improves the rehabilitation efficiency.
Speech disorder is a typical symptom of brain injury therefore the patient needs to attend classes with a therapist.
Foreign hospitals offer special training for patient’s relatives especially when only partial recovery is expected (in case of serious brain damages after TBI). The relatives learn how to organize the patient’s life in the way that he/she could feel maximum independence.
Patients can be transported to the clinic in different conditions. Bookimed is able to arrange special conditions for the transfer or even medical aviation. The cost of medical charter begins from $10,000 and varies depending on the distance. (цена зависит от расстояния).
Locomat complex - a computerized system that helps patients to recover their walking skills and allows to adjust this process in real time;
Posturograph - device for training of the balance skills of patients with brain injuries;
Rewalk - newest robotic system. It allows to move even completely paralyzed people. The system includes an exoskeleton, and the clock, which allows to adjust the speed of movement;
Medi-touch - computer complex, consisting of a special glove that detects movements of the fingers (arms, wrist, or elbow), and transmits them to the computer screen. During the game restores motions in the joint;
Anti-gravity - is a system for the recovery of walking skills. It is used in the rehabilitation of patients after traumatic brain injury who are unable to hold their own weight;
Game console "Wii Fit" - is a game console for the rehabilitation of people who can not stand. It allows them to strengthen muscles, develop coordination and quick reaction.
Over the last decade, about 70% of patients with brain injuries regain consciousness.
Cost of rehabilitation
Price per day in hospital ranges from 900 to 1500 dollars and depends on the length of stay of patient in the center, of the initial diagnosis and the intensity of training. It includes food, accommodation, nursing care and all procedures.
Get a rehabilitation program with the estimated cost by contacting with the doctor-coordinator of Bookimed.
I am 53 years old, I'm from Kazan. In November 2013 I suffered a hemorrhagic stroke. The person who suffered stroke, starts to look at life with different eyes. However, everything changed when in January 2015 I came to the rehabilitation center in Pforzheim city in Germany. The care, attention, everything is present in every movement of the face of a specialist, Sarah Felkle who cured me. felt not only the confidence that I can win my problems, but I just, again praised and became sure that my life again has sense. The most important thing is necessary to believe and to work on your own problems, and I hope that I will be assisted by the center staff in this. I would like to thank especilly the translator Irina Feldman, who was always with me and ready to come to the rescue at any time.
Thanks to all the staff of the center for your hard work, patience and love to your patients.
In 2011, we arrived in Germany with kyphoscoliosis 4 degrees. The situation in which we found ourselves, was very deplorable. We were told that daughter wiil not walk anymore, she is doomed to live in a wheelchair. In Pforzheim Dr. Ruud, who is the chief doctor of the center, and he did not promise anything and did not say anything that they could do. He simply said, "She will walk." Svetlana gave up drugs during the first month, in six months - from the catheter, the first week she began to drive up the stairs, through 2 years - we put aside the wheelchair at all. Now my daughter is already walking with a cane. I am very grateful to those people who have taught my daughter to go and laugh. Low maternal bow.
The hospital was good , and I liked the how you feel like there is always support when you need specially when you are travelling to aplace where you know no one .
Diana was always in reach when I needed something during the prep phase , and Olena was very supportive during the stay .
however I think that its better to arrange appointments with...