Mr. Ha is a Chinese 44 years old male patient suffering from brain injury. He happened to meet a car crash on 9th July 2000, which caused him brain injury. The diagnosis was: diffusive axonal injury, multiple brain contusion and laceration. He had been in coma for 58 days. After his medical condition is stable, he kept in receiving the physical rehabilitation treatment.
He received 1st round stem cell treatment in our hospital in June, 2006.
Before the 1st round treatment:
- His upper limbs could not move smoothly with high muscular tension, his left arm could not raise, his right hand could not hold anything; the muscular tension of his lower limbs was high, he could not sit or stand by himself, he had obvious strephenopodia and cross step when walking;
- His thinking and analytical abilities were reduced, he spoke too less, he could not pronounce clearly, his facial expression was apathetic;
- He could not perform his daily activities well.
After the 1st round treatment:
- The muscular tension of his whole body is improved obviously, he can move his extremities more smoothly, he can sit by himself with waggling his body, he can stand up with the crutches for a few minutes;
- His memory and analytical abilities are improved obviously, he would like to communicate with others more than before, he can pronounce more clearly and speak much longer sentence;
- He can perform his daily activities partly by himself.
He received 2nd round stem cell treatment in our hospital in October, 2007.
After the 2nd round treatment:
- The muscular tension of his whole body is improved a lot, his right hand can raise over head, his left hand can raise with large range, the muscle strength of his lower limbs is improved obviously;
- The muscle strength of his lower limbs and waist is increased obviously, he can sit by himself with great balance, no more falling to any directions anymore; he can stand for longer time, he can even pedal the ground to push backward of his wheelchair via his lower limbs when sitting in the wheelchair;
- He can react much faster, speak more clearly, even start to practice tongue- twist, he can even have joking with his wife; his wife is so excited to see his IQ comes back;
- His facial expression is more nature, no more dull looking;
- He can perform daily activities much more by himself.