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Physiotherapy in the management of stroke

The Daily Star - Mar 25, 2017
After performing a thorough physical examination and observing the CT scan and MRI of the brain the physiotherapist told the patient that he had a stroke (left Hemiplegia). As like as others, Mr Idrish Ali was socked and asked that how it was possible ...

CrossFit For Cameron Raises Over $10K For Trumbull Tot With Rare Disorder

Trumbull-Monroe Daily Voice - Mar 4, 2017
Cameron "Cam" Simpson, of Trumbull, is a 1-year-old suffering from AHC, Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood. Here he is seen on a video with his mother thanking participants in a CrossFit fundraiser that raised over $10,000 for the rare disorder.

Group fundraiser a success

Newsexaminer - Feb 28, 2017
... disease experienced by a local girl. The goal had been high to start with, but the fundraiser became more of a success than organizers could ever have imagined when they counted the proceeds to go to the Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood Foundation.

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Cerebral Palsy: A Complete Guide for Caregiving

by: Freeman Miller MD, Steven J. Bachrach MD

When a child has a health problem, parents want answers. But when a child has cerebral palsy, the answers don't come quickly. A diagnosis of this complex group of chronic conditions affecting movement and coordination is difficult to make and is typically delayed until the child is eighteen months old. Although the condition may be mild or severe, even general predictions about long-term prognosis seldom come before the child's second birthday.

Written by a team of experts associated with the Cerebral Palsy Program at the Alfred I.
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Steps to Follow: The Comprehensive Treatment of Patients with Hemiplegia

by: Patricia M. Davies
This new edition of a best-selling guide incorporates significant advances in the early and later rehabilitation of neurologically impaired patients. Based on the Bobath concept, Davies' approach to rehabilitation stresses the need to equip the patient for a full life, rather than setting arbitrary goals for functioning in a sheltered environment. Activities are described for correcting abnormal movement patterns and facial difficulties. Ways to regain walking, balance and other normal movement sequences are explained and demonstrated with 750 photographs of patients being treated.
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Adult Hemiplegia Evaluation and Treatment: Evaluation and Treatment, 3e

by: Berta Bobath MBE FCSP PhD(Hon Boston)
The 'Bobath' approach is universally respected and practised - the two previous editions of this book have been bestsellers throughout the world, being translated into all major languages.
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The Study of Anosognosia

by: George P. Prigatano
The study of anosognosia has witnessed an unprecedented increase in interest over the last 20 years. This has resulted in numerous empirical investigations as well as theoretical writings on the nature of human consciousness and how disorders of the brain may influence the person's subjective awareness of a disturbed neurological or neuropsychological function. This edited text summarizes many of the advances that have taken place in the field of anosognosia. It reviews research findings on anosognosia for hemiplegia following stroke, Anton's syndrome, and a variety of disorders in which impaired self-awareness is common.
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Hemiplegia 1

The first of a four-part series for paramedics on understanding hemiplegia. Leave your questions in the comments section. Part 1 - https://youtu.be/mN3x2inB0H0 ...

WHAT IS HEMIPLEGIA? An animated film

This short film helps to explain what hemiplegia is and how it can effect people. Join this years Hemiplegia Awareness Week 2016 (starting October 17th: ...

Neurology 6 (Hemiplegia)

MRCPCH Clinical Revision - more videos at http://mrcpch.paediatrics.co.uk Revise for your MRCPCH Clinical exam, with videos and high quality content ...

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Hemiplegia 2

The second of a four-part series for paramedics on understanding hemiplegia. Leave your questions in the comments section.