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The effect of rhythmic auditory stimulation on gait in patients with Multiple Sclerosis.
Vaňková, Šárka ; Pánek, David (advisor) ; Maršáková, Kateřina (referee)
Title: The effect of rhythmic auditory stimulation on gait in patients with Multiple Sclerosis Objectives: We aimed to evaluate the effect of rhythmic auditory stimulation on gait in patients with multiple sclerosis using GAITRite and Timed 25-Foot Walk test (T25FW). Furthermore, we investigated the effect of rhythmic auditory stimulation on the patients' subjective perception of their gait using the standardised MSWS-12 questionnaire. Methods: Twenty-eight individuals were recruited for the study. The intervention group comprised 14 patients (2 men, 12 women, average age - 34 years) with the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis of ≤ 6.0 on Kurtzke Expanded Disability Status Scale. The control group comprised 14 healthy individuals (2 men, 12 women, average age - 36 yrs). All recruited individuals must have been older than 18 years old. The intervention group walked for 20 minutes a day for 6 weeks while listening to rhythmic music with cadence set 15% higher than the cadence of their gait. The control group had no intervention. Individual gait parameters in both groups were measured before and after the 6 weeks using the GAITRite device. The following parameters were analysed: step duration, step length, step velocity, cadence, length of double support, length of single support. Walking speed was...
The effect of music therapy on gait and balance in patients suffering from multiple sclerosis
Vaňková, Šárka ; Gerlichová, Markéta (advisor) ; Novotná, Klára (referee)
Title: The effect of music therapy on gait and balance in patients suffering from multiple sclerosis Abstract: This bachelor thesis investigates how music therapy affects the movement and balance of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS).This thesis has a theoretical part and a practical part. The theoretical part is concerned with the phenomenas of MS and music therapy. One chapter of the theoretical part details foreign studies investigating the effect of music therapy on patients with MS. The practical part explores the duration of music therapy sessions and includes an example of a model appointment, because as part of the practical part, she personally led the lessons of music therapy with patients for the duration of three months. The practical part also includes comparisons of the results from the entrance and final examination of the respondents. The tests included in this thesis focus on the most frequently occurring symptoms in patients with MS, in particular on balance and walking. For the purpose of this bachelor thesis, the author decided to perform examinations using the apparatus Gaitrite and others. The author also added a test for the soft monitoring of hand and questionaries, which were aimed not only on motor activity, but also on the mental side of patients' health. Key words: multiple...
Marketing Research on the New Market for Company RYTMIK s.r.o.
Geyerová, Vladimíra ; Vaňková, Šárka (referee) ; Chlebovský, Vít (advisor)
The master thesis is undertaking marketing research for company XXX, Ltd. which is providing hobby groups for children in kindergartens. This master thesis is specifically focused on marketing research of a new market Hodoninsko. This thesis is including analysis of external and internal environment, comparison of the plan with reality and proposals of how to improve the company operations.

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