Blindsight in children: does it exist and can it be used to help the child? Observations on a case series.

Abstract

Damage to the occipital lobe of the brain results in hemianopia when unilateral, and cerebral blindness when bilateral. However, in some cases a degree of visual function persists in the blind visual field. This aim of this study was to describe this phenomenon of 'blindsight' in a cohort of children with brain-damage and to relate the clinical features to… (More)

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