Valladolid Castile and León

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Rehabilitation and Attention to Physical and Sensory Disabilities Research Group

Fields of Knowledge

- Visual impairment and blindness.

- Physiotherapy.

- Biomechanics.

- Psychological implications of sensory disabilities

- Neuro-rehabilitation

Research Lines

- Acute and chronic application of various physical therapies in the rehabilitation of people with physical disabilities.
- Capture and analysis of human movement.
- Evaluation the skeletal and muscular system.
- Reading performance after a neurological disease
- New methodologies in teaching the visually impaired
- New technologies applied to sensory impairment

Main Research Results

- Database of normal variables obtained in a test of balance and muscle architecture variables.
- Analysis of effectiveness in the implementation of whole-body vibration as well as - neuromuscular electrical stimulation in people with different physical disabilities and healthy subjects.
- Standardization of a new curriculum for O&M and ADL specialist in Europe

Services Provided

- Assessment of the musculoskeletal system (muscle mass, bone mineral density, muscle strength)
- Assessment of human gait and balance application.
- Analysis of reliability and validity of biomechanical systems.
- Clinical research.
- Rehabilitation of the visually impaired people.
- Evaluation of new technologies for the multihandicapped.

Group Members

- Herrero Alonso, Juan Azael
- Coco Martín, Maria B
- Baladrón, Carlos
- Ferrero Ovelar, Cristina
- Marín Cabezuelo, Pedro Jesús
- Martín Hernández, Juan
- Martín Lorenzo, Teresa

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Contact person:

Maria B. Coco, Associate Professor

Contact person e-mail:

Public Phone:

+34 983 001000



European University Miguel de Cervantes
C. Padre Julio Chevalier 2
Valladolid Castile and León

Member location

Lat:41.6263600 Long:-4.7153299