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Rehabilitation of damage to the visual brain

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Homonymous visual field loss is a common consequence of stroke and traumatic brain injury. It is associated with an adverse functional prognosis and has implications on day-to-day activities such as driving, reading, and safe navigation. Early recovery is expected in around half of cases, and may be associated with a return in V1 activity. In stable disease, recovery is unlikely beyond 3 and certainly 6 months. Rehabilitative approaches generally target three main areas, encompassing a range ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience, Biomedical Research Centre
Journal:
Revue Neurologique
Volume:
168
Issue:
10
Pages:
754-761
Publication date:
2012-10-05
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ISSN:
0035-3787
URN:
uuid:25de4fd1-e6bb-465a-8bfc-7147d90c89fe
Source identifiers:
356693
Local pid:
pubs:356693

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