paretic


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

pa·ret·ic

(pă-ret'ik),
Relating to or suffering from paresis.

pa·ret·ic

(pă-ret'ik)
Relating to or suffering from paresis.
References in periodicals archive ?
Left LL--in initial testing it has a deficit paretic motor, ROT vii, Babinski present, possible orthostatism with bilateral support; in final testing - paretic motor deficit, motor control partially recovered - distal, Ashworth spasticity = 2 plantar flexors, plantar clonus (2-3 muscular contractions), Achilles tendon retraction, Babinski present, ROT vii, genu flexum(flexed knee) 20[degrees], Left side hip - limited mobility : ROE = 30[degrees], ROI = absent, flexion = 90[degrees], absent abduction and extension, abduction = 15[degrees].
Group B revealed improvement in gait parameters, but significant improvement was seen in paretic step length and non-paretic stride length without affecting cadence and velocity; however, this requires further study.
Tablet technology is an emerging avenue for upper limb stroke rehabilitation as it offers an accessible means for repetitive, intensive and task-specific training of the paretic upper limb, which has been shown to influence neuroplastic changes in the brain (Hubbard et al., 2009).
In the present study at the second phase of treatment, participants experienced an enhancement in the functional use of the paretic upper extremity because of the task specific, intensive training (TSI) program with sufficient repetitions and structured biofeedback.
FES-4 FES-2 n = 18 n = 15 Age (years) 59 [+ or -] 11 60 [+ or -] 9 Males 9 (50) 9 (60) Females 9 (50) 6 (40) Paretic side: right 11 (61.1) 6 (40) Paretic side: left 7 (38.9) 9 (60) Type of stroke: hemorrhagic 14 (77.8) 12 (80) Type of stroke: ischemic 4 (22.2) 3 (20) Time since stroke onset (days) 20 [+ or -] 11 21 [+ or -] 13 Brunnstrom stage I 8 (44.4) 6 (40) II 7 (38.9) 7 (46.7) IV 3 (16.7) 2 (13.3) FES-P n = 15 Age (years) 59 [+ or -] 9 Males 9 (60) Females 6 (40) Paretic side: right 7 (47) Paretic side: left 8 (53) Type of stroke: hemorrhagic 4 (26.7) Type of stroke: ischemic 11 (73.3) Time since stroke onset (days) 20 [+ or -] 12 Brunnstrom stage I 5 (33) II 8 (53.3) IV 2 (13.3) Values are mean [+ or -] SD or number (percent of the group).
In vitamin D-deficient older stroke patients, a low vitamin K status may further increase fracture risk, especially on the paretic side [51].
Beer, "Abnormal joint torque patterns in the paretic upper limb of subjects with hemiparesis," Muscle & Nerve, vol.
A deviation towards the paretic side of space is recorded as a negative value.
Paresis podules are localized areas of Reinke edema that can develop on paretic or paralyzed vocal folds, or on the contralateral vocal fold.
Results: Significant difference was found between paretic extremity and non-paretic extremity (p < 0.0001).
In this study, we described the development of a methodology to measure tip-pinch strength on the paretic hand rehabilitation device and aimed to investigate reliability of the device.
The patient was determined to be in the chronic musculoskeletal and paretic phase of neuralgic amyotrophy (1) with residual biomechanical pain contributed via paresis of the right serratus anterior.