unilateral neglect


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Related to unilateral neglect: anosognosia, visual inattention

unilateral neglect

n
(Pathology) a symptom of brain damage in which a person is unaware of one side of his or her body and of anything in the external world on the same side
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Shamir, "Unilateral neglect in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy," Perceptual and Motor Skills, vol.
Hemispatial or unilateral neglect, which is characterized by reduced attention or spatial awareness of the body and environment on the hemiplegic side, occurs more often and seriously with a right-sided hemispheric stroke (RHS) [1, 5].
(26) The Peli system works better in subjects suffering from hemianopia or unilateral neglect (UN) when applied only superiorly for about two weeks, and then inferior prism can be introduced.
In contrast, the results of the Israeli adaptation of the test [22] support the predictive and construct validity in the majority of behavioral and functional BITs for measuring unilateral neglect. The number of participants in this study was smaller than those participating in the Turkish BIT adaptation (n = 118), although higher than the Israeli version (n = 40).
Double dissociation entre negligence unilaterale gauche et anosognosie [Double dissociation between unilateral neglect and anosognosia].
The most common categories of neuro-related vision dysfunction encountered by occupational therapists tend to be vision field deficits, ocular motor dysfunction and unilateral neglect. However, the range of conditions created by neurological visual impairment is so varied and baffling that I am not going to attempt to give a simple simulation of the condition.
Two basic properties of space representation in the brain: Evidence from unilateral neglect. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 1985;48:141-4.
Electrophysiological evidence for an early (pre-attentive) information processing deficit in patients with right hemisphere damage and unilateral neglect. Brain 2000; 123: 353-365.
Marshall, "The history and clinical presentation of neglect," in Unilateral Neglect, Clinical and Experimental Studies, I.
Frequency, risk factors anatomy, and course of unilateral neglect in an acute stroke cohort.
Unilateral neglect caused by stroke is an atypical visual impairment in that most cases of visual impairment are the result of disruptions of low-level visual input, with higher-level information processing left relatively intact.
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