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Dr. Barrett discusses hidden disability after stroke on NJTV

Dr. Barrett discusses hidden disability after stroke on NJTV
Submitted by cmurphy on Tue, 05/10/2016 - 12:01

 

On April 29, Dr. A.M. Barrett, director of Stroke Rehabilitation Research at Kessler Foundation, appeared on NJTV's One on One show to discuss how stroke can disrupt a person’s 'internal GPS', causing them to have difficulties in navigating the environment – a disabling condition called spatial neglect. With host Steve Adubato, Dr. Barrett demonstrated how prism goggles are used to treat this hidden disability. Here’s the link!

 

http://bit.ly/One-on-One1828_Barrett

 

May is Stroke Awareness Month!