J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2021 Jun 1;30(6):105759. Epub 2021 Apr 1.
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Aim: The purpose was to explore the reported symptoms of post-stroke visual impairment from a large multi-centre prospective epidemiology study.
Methods: Visual assessment, including a case history, visual acuity, ocular alignment, ocular motility, visual fields, visual inattention and visual perception, was attempted for all stroke admissions to three acute stroke units.
Results: Of 1500 stroke admissions, 1204 received a visual assessment, of which 867 had one or more visual impairments. Read More