hemiplegic hemiplegic

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who has hemiplegia (is paralyzed on one side of the body)

Usage(s):

  • A research team at the University of Toronto is developing a "therapeutic video game" to treat children who suffer from hemiplegic cerebral palsy, a condition that can partially .

News

  • Kessler Foundation fellow receives grant from National Institutes of Health

    ( Kessler Foundation ) Rakesh Pilkar, Ph.D., post-doctoral fellow in Human Performance and Engineering Research at Kessler Foundation, was awarded a R03, $153,000 grant by the National Institutes of Health to study the response levels to function electrical stimulation (FES) interventions in walking patterns during the rehabilitation of stroke patients with hemiplegic gait. He will look for the ...
    on August 23, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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