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Hemispatial neglect, balance and eye-movement control.

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PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Disorders of spatial awareness and balance following stroke are common but often under-diagnosed. They lead to poor outcome and frequently coexist. Here we focus on recent progress in the understanding of the mechanisms underlying these disorders and potential therapeutic advances. RECENT FINDINGS: Right-hemisphere networks are important for both spatial attention and postural awareness. Neglect patients show multiple oculomotor impairments including reduced saccade amplit...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Current opinion in neurology More from this journal
Volume:
19
Issue:
1
Pages:
14-20
Publication date:
2006-02-01
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EISSN:
1473-6551
ISSN:
1350-7540
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:374825
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uuid:0b788d84-201f-4649-9882-b9656e691fc7
Local pid:
pubs:374825
Source identifiers:
374825
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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