Treatment of Unilateral Neglect in Patients With Right Hemisphere Brain Damage Unilateral neglect, a behavioral syndrome occurring after brain injury, causes subjects to fail to report, respond to, or orient to stimuli in contralesional space (Heilman, 1979). The failure to respond is not explainable by primary sensory deficits (e.g., blindness) or motor disturbance (e.g., quadriparesis). Although neglect can occur in patients ... Article
Article  |   December 01, 2000
Treatment of Unilateral Neglect in Patients With Right Hemisphere Brain Damage
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  • Anna M. Barrett
    Division of Neurology, Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA
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Article   |   December 01, 2000
Treatment of Unilateral Neglect in Patients With Right Hemisphere Brain Damage
SIG 2 Perspectives on Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders, December 2000, Vol. 10, 18-26. doi:10.1044/nnsld10.4.18
SIG 2 Perspectives on Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders, December 2000, Vol. 10, 18-26. doi:10.1044/nnsld10.4.18
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This work was supported by the National Institutes of Health and the Department of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine.
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