Research Projects

Claire Smyth

Current PhD Student

To investigate the potential effectiveness of mirror-aided cross-education using the innovative "Mirror Strengthing Device" compared to mirror therapy alone in poststroke upper limb recovery

Recognised Research Group: CHANCE

Research Cluster: Neuroplasticity Research Group

Ms. Smyth’s research focus is in the general area of neurorehabilitation and the emphasis on encouraging/developing options for home-based rehabilitation.

Ms. Smyth’s current research is in the area of cross-education and mirror therapy using a specially developed “Mirror Strengthening Device” for stroke rehabilitation.


Poststroke Telerehabilitation – The Role of Telerehabilitation is Evolving Rapidly. Practical Neurology, June 2020.