Apraxia: Upper Limb

Chapter

Abstract

  • Limb apraxia, the inability to correctly perform skilled purposeful movements, has several forms. Patients with these disorders can lose dexterity, fail to move the limb in the correct spatial pattern, being unable to correctly sequence acts, and do not know the mechanical advantages that tools afford.
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    Digital Object Identifier (doi)

    International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13

  • 9780123741011
  • Start Page

  • 58
  • End Page

  • 64