Hemispatial Neglect Case Study
We investigated the effect on hemispatial neglect of hemi-visual field eye-patching glasses in a patient with left spatial neglect. Methods: The patient was an 86-year-old woman who had suffered a stroke. She had severe left hemiparesis and left spatial neglect.
Hemispatial neglect is a neuropsychological condition in which, after damage to one hemisphere of the brain is sustained, a deficit in attention to and awareness of one side of the field of vision is.
Hemineglect - HN (Unilateral neglect, Unilateral inattention,) i s diagnosed when patient is unable to pay attention to eit her right or left half of the sp ace, contralateral to the side of brain...