hemiplegic


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hem·i·ple·gic

(hem'ē-plē'jik),
Relating to hemiplegia.

hem·i·ple·gic

(hem'ē-plē'jik)
Relating to hemiplegia.

hemiplegic

(hĕm-ē-plē′jĭk)
1. Pert. to hemiplegia.
2. A colloquial reference to a patient having hemiplegia.
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16) Indeed, there are diverse views on the effectiveness of TENS in the management of hemiplegic shoulder pain.
Wanklyn P, Forster A, Young J (1996) Hemiplegic shoulder pain (HSP): natural history and investigation of associated features.
al (1996) computed visual acuity and crowding ratio in children with congenital hemiplegic CP and found a high incidence (78%) of visual abnormalities in this population, despite the absence of differences in visual structures on scans.
In the remaining three patients, the duration of episodes of desaturation appeared to be posture-dependent, the proportion of time varying between 12% in the propped up position and 55% when lying on the hemiplegic side.
Patients and methods: Between September 2014 and December 2014, a total of 84 hemiplegic patients (53 males, 31 females; mean age 61.
Also, NMES was applied to supraspinatus, upper trapezius, and posterior deltoid muscles of the hemiplegic side for 60 min/session in a day, and five days a week for four weeks (a total of 20 sessions).
All hemiplegic patients in this study were ambulatory and in agreement with the report by Gorter et al.
Children diagnosed with hemiplegic CP have a tendency to neglect the affected upper extremity, which compromises their ability to partake in bimanual activities, resulting in classification at MACS level II [8].
It was initially suggested that Lauren could be suffering with hemiplegic migraines (hemiplegic means paralysis on one side of the body), but other medical professionals were so puzzled by her condition they thought she might be suffering from mental health issues.
Ten patients (Males = 7, Females = 3) with hemiplegic chronic stroke (Meanage = 63.