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Understanding cortical visual impairment in children.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8572049     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This article presents a review of the literature and a case study on a child with cortical visual impairment. The literature review covers the diagnosis, etiology, prevalence, prognosis, and a comparison of the differences between children with cortical visual impairment and those with ocular impairment. The case study presents occupational therapy intervention strategies specific to cortical visual impairment and results of treatment.
Authors:
L Baker-Nobles; A Rutherford
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association     Volume:  49     ISSN:  0272-9490     ISO Abbreviation:  Am J Occup Ther     Publication Date:  1995 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1996-03-04     Completed Date:  1996-03-04     Revised Date:  2012-08-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7705978     Medline TA:  Am J Occup Ther     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  899-903     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Rockhurst College, Kansas City, Missouri 64110-2561, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Humans
Infant
Occupational Therapy* / standards,  trends
Prevalence
Vision Disorders* / diagnosis,  etiology,  physiopathology
Visual Cortex / physiopathology*
Visual Perception / physiology

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