Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARs)

Quiz 3

Choose which of the following strategies you could use to assist Mrs Singh who has right-sided hemianopia:

When considering issues of safety, e.g. outside walking, climbing stairs, you should be on the right side of Mrs Singh. Mrs Singh is at risk of not seeing things on her right side, so for safety reasons you should be on her right side.

Encourage Mrs Singh to continually scan to her right side. By encouraging Mrs Singh to scan to her right side she will be able to see things which she would otherwise not see.

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