The present review examines aspects around the return to life in the community following stroke.
Author: Alice Iliescu BSc
Unilateral spatial neglect (USN) affects a significant number of individuals with stroke. The present review focuses on interventions to improve USN either by increasing patient's awareness of or attention to the neglected space or remediating deficits of position sense or body orientation.
In this review, rehabilitative therapies of upper extremity complications are summarized, the current literature articles are described and scored, and recommendations are made based on the most up to date evidence.