Sunday, December 9, 2012

At The Stroke Of A Key: Online Therapies To Improve Sight Of Stroke Survivors


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11/27/2012 6:59 AM ET
Stroke frequently affects vision, and one in five stroke survivors are said to have hemianopia, a condition which refers to partial or total loss of vision in either the right or left sides of one or both eyes. The visual problems following a stroke can severely affect the quality of life of stroke survivors. But all hope need not be lost as researchers from the University College London have developed two new web-based therapies to help stroke survivors improvetheir sight from the comfort of their own home.
The two websites namely, Read-Right and Eye-Search could mark the beginning of a new online era for stroke rehabilitation, helping stroke survivors with everyday tasks like reading a shopping list or identifying an item of clothing from the wardrobe, say the researchers NEXT...

1 comments:

David Glenn said...

It is good thing to know that there many people who cares to make a move in helping stroke victims. How can we be of help for this move? Apart from being a Dallas Personal Injury Lawyer, I want to be a good citizen for my community. Just let me know how can I be of help. I'm interested.

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