Athetosis

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Athetosis

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The terms "Athetosis" returned 17 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Improving Target Acquisition for Computer Users With Athetosis.
 

Author(s): Dan Ding, Sergio Peral Rodriguez, Rory A Cooper, Cameron N Riviere

Journal: Assist Technol. 2015 ;27(1):52-8.

 

Prior work has highlighted the challenges faced by people with athetosis when trying to acquire on-screen targets using a mouse or trackball. The difficulty of positioning the mouse cursor within a confined area has been identified as a challenging task. We have developed a target ...

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2015

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Algorithms for target prediction for computer users with athetosis.
 

Author(s): Sergio Peral Rodriguez, Dan Ding, Cameron N Riviere

Journal: Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2010 ;2010():491-4.

 

Athetosis is a movement disorder that afflicts numerous persons with cerebral palsy, resulting in significant problems in their control of computer interfaces. As a step toward increasing the efficiency of icon selection by computer users with athetosis, we have implemented three ...

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2010

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Transient athetosis induced by tiagabine.
 

Author(s): Mario Tombini, Loredana Pacifici, Francesco Passarelli, Paolo M Rossini

Journal: Epilepsia. 2006 Apr;47(4):799-800.

 

Movement disorders have been reported with use of different antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). We report a 32-year-old woman, affected by a symptomatic focal drug-resistant epilepsy and a mild hemiparesis, with acute athetoid movements, transiently linked to increasing tiagabine (TGB) therapy. ...

Last Updated: 2 May 2006

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