Saudi Medical Team Brought an Ataxia Patient to Walk Again
Intensive 6-month treatment plan
Riyadh: A medical team in Al-Awegeliah (northren Saudi Arabia) succeeded in restoring walking ability for an Ataxia patient in a 6-month treatment plan after a year of losing it.
Saudi Health confirmed that the physiotherapy and rehabilitation team succeeded late october in restoring a (Ataxia) patient's movement. He was suffering from inflammation in the cerebellum that led to an imbalance and inability to perform daily activities. After examinations, the patient underwent an intense rehabilitation program that included balance and strengthening exercises using auxiliary devices and exercises to enhance motor skills. The positive results appeared within 3 months.
The patient began to respond by standing and walking completely after 3 months. After increasing muscle strength, he was able to practice daily activities so, the second stage was implemented immediately to include exercise, education, awareness, and psychological & social support.
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