Stroke Overview

Hemispheric Differences Left Brain Injury Right Brain Injury Right-sided hemiparesis/plegia Left-sided hemiparesis/plegia Right-sided sensory loss Left-sided sensory loss Speech & language impairments Visual-perceptual impairments Difficulty in planning/sequencing Impulsive behaviors Slow, cautious behavior Poor judgment Processing delays (including verbal cues) Poor emotional regulation Memory impairments Memory impairments MCA Syndrome Contralateral hemiparesis Contralateral sensory loss Aphasia Perceptual deficits...