Pusher Syndrome Occupational Therapy Intervention

Pusher Syndrome Occupational Therapy Intervention Main Symptoms Body is tilted toward the paretic side when sitting or standing. Active pushing with nonaffected extremities, resulting in...

Constraint Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT) Protocol

Considerations Traditional CIMT is provided for more than 2 hours/day and should not be used within the first month following stroke. Modified CIMT is...
Field Cut Example

Distinguishing Between Visual Field Cut (VFD) vs. Inattention & Neglect – CVA/Stroke

What is the difference between visual field cuts (VFD) and neglect? What is a field cut? What is inattention? Why does it often occur...

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic pain that usually affects an arm or a leg. Typically develops after an injury including fractures,...