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Perceptual Disorders (Hemispatial Neglect) Summary

Description: Cognitive disorders characterized by an impaired ability to perceive the nature of objects or concepts through use of the sense organs. These include spatial neglect syndromes, where an individual does not attend to visual, auditory, or sensory stimuli presented from one side of the body.

Also Known As: Hemispatial Neglect; Perceptual Disorder; Hemisensory Neglect; Sensory Neglect; Somatosensory Discrimination Disorder Show All >>

Networked: 66 relevant articles (6 outcomes, 11 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Perceptual Disorders

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Progesterone : 2 outcomes in 3 results : FDA 11 Generic
  2. Oxidopamine (6 Hydroxydopamine) : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
  3. Amphetamine (Amfetamine) : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 15 Generic
  4. Tacrolimus (Prograf) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 7 Generic
  5. Dopamine (Intropin) : 1 study in 5 results : FDA 36 Generic
  6. Carbon Monoxide : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  7. Glutamate Receptors (Glutamate Receptor) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. N-Methylaspartate (NMDA) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. Hemoglobins (Hemoglobin) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  10. Atropine (Hyoscyamine) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 46 Generic
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Diseases Related to Perceptual Disorders

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  2. Parkinsonian Disorders (Parkinsonism)
  3. Hypokinesia (Bradykinesia)
  4. Schizophrenia (Dementia Praecox)
  5. Hemiplegia (Spastic Hemiplegia)
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Key Therapies for Perceptual Disorders

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  1. Activities of Daily Living (ADL) : 2 outcomes in 5 results
  2. Injections : 1 outcome in 3 results
  3. Self-Help Devices (Assistive Technology) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 1 study in 3 results
  5. Hemispherectomy : 1 study in 2 results
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