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Il dolore dell’arto fantasma e l’ipnosi come possibile opzione di trattamento
Journal Title: IPNOSI 
Author/s: Gaetano Rinaldi 
Year:  2016 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  12 Pg. 35-46 FullText PDF:  211 KB
DOI:  10.3280/IPN2016-001004
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The phantom limb syndrome, in its different aspects, is in some ways to this day still a neurological mystery. The algic component of the problem has been treaded with physical procedures such as the mirror box eith promising results. Recently the trend is towards mind-body treatments which rest on new technologies apt to produce a virtual reality. The author of the article reports his therapeutic experience with a patient suffering from such a syndrome, through the use of an older but very current mind-body therapy: hypnosis.
Keywords: Phantom limb, hypnosis, mirror box, virtual reality, pain, mind-body

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Gaetano Rinaldi, in "IPNOSI" 1/2016, pp. 35-46, DOI:10.3280/IPN2016-001004

   

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