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This film shows an example of a person with Inattention/Neglect to the left side of the body.
By the end of this topic you should: Know more about perceptual problems after stroke including agnosia, visuo-spatial loss, inattention/neglect. Know some practical tips to help if the person has inattention/neglect. Know what dyspraxia is after stroke and practical tips … Continue reading
Going outdoors can be risky when there is a lot of movement, noise and distraction around the person. They maybe feeling less confident because they have been told they have a problem or over confident by not realising when there is a … Continue reading
Scanning. Practice scanning (by looking for static objects on the affected side or at objects as they move across the line of vision from side to side) The person can improve with practice. This can be slow and requires a lot of repetition. … Continue reading
The person appears to be unaware the affected side of the body and the space around them on the affected side. They may sit facing away from the affected side of the body.For example if the affected side is on the … Continue reading