Eye patching in unilateral spatial neglect: efficacy of two methods.

@article{Beis1999EyePI,
  title={Eye patching in unilateral spatial neglect: efficacy of two methods.},
  author={J M Beis and Jean Marie Andr{\'e} and Axel Baumgarten and Bruno Challier},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={1999},
  volume={80 1},
  pages={71-6}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine whether patches obscuring half the visual field affect eye movement in subjects with unilateral spatial neglect and whether there is consequent improvement in the subject's everyday life, and to interpret the potential changes observed with the aid of a theoretical model. DESIGN Prospective and randomized study. SETTING Rehabilitation medicine department in an urban general hospital. PATIENTS Twenty-two subjects with left unilateral neglect. INTERVENTION Two eye… CONTINUE READING