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Amnestic dementia impairment in Parkinson's disease: The role of body composition, ageing and insulin resistance
(Clinical Nutrition ESPEN, 2017-08-01) [Artigo]
Background The risk of cognitive impairment associated with Parkinson's disease (PD) is related to ageing. The role of body compartmentalization and associated metabolic dysfunctions, as a risk factor for dementia in PD ...
Unilateral spatial neglect in the acute phase of ischemic stroke can predict long-term disability and functional capacity
(Clinics, 2018-01-01) [Editorial]
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between the degree of unilateral spatial neglect during the acute phase of stroke and long-term functional independence. METHODS: This was a prospective study ...
Noninvasive Brain Stimulations for Unilateral Spatial Neglect after Stroke: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized and Nonrandomized Controlled Trials
(Neural Plasticity, 2018-01-01) [Resenha]
Background. Unilateral spatial neglect (USN) is the most frequent perceptual disorder after stroke. Noninvasive brain stimulation (NIBS) is a tool that has been used in the rehabilitation process to modify cortical ...
Effects of virtual reality therapy on upper limb function after stroke and the role of neuroimaging as a predictor of a better response
(Arquivos De Neuro-psiquiatria, 2018-10-01) [Artigo]
Background: Virtual reality therapy (VRT) is an interactive intervention that induces neuroplasticity. The aim was to evaluate the effects of VRT associated with conventional rehabilitation for an upper limb after stroke, ...
Validation of the Catherine Bergego Scale in patients with unilateral spatial neglect after strokeValidação da escala catherine bergego em pacientes com negligência espacial unilateral após acidente vascular cerebral
(Dementia e Neuropsychologia, 2019-01-01) [Artigo]
The Catherine Bergego Scale (CBS) is a scale to evaluates the impact of unilateral spatial neglect (USN) on everyday life of patients after stroke. Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the reliability and ...