Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports

, 9:459

Recent advances in the understanding of neglect and anosognosia following right hemisphere stroke


DOI: 10.1007/s11910-009-0068-8

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Kortte, K. & Hillis, A.E. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep (2009) 9: 459. doi:10.1007/s11910-009-0068-8


This article highlights the latest findings regarding the cognitive-behavioral syndromes of neglect and anosognosia for hemiplegia that occur following right hemisphere stroke. We review papers published in the past 2 years pertaining to neurophysiology, assessment, and intervention for these two syndromes.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationJohns Hopkins University School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA