- Health-related quality of life and its relationship to neurological outcome in child survivors of strokeSharon Friefeld
Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, and Hospital for Sick Children, ON, Canada
CNS Spectr 9:465-75. 2004..There are limited data on the effect of ischemic stroke on quality of life (QOL) of child survivors of ischemic stroke...
- Comparative study of inter- and intrahemispheric somatosensory functions in children with partial and complete agenesis of the corpus callosumS Friefeld
Faculty of Medicine, Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
Dev Med Child Neurol 42:831-8. 2000..These findings suggest that children with agenesis of the corpus callosum may have less efficient and slower processing capacity for certain types of somatosensory information. Possible compensatory mechanisms are discussed...
- Predictors of quality of life in pediatric survivors of arterial ischemic stroke and cerebral sinovenous thrombosisSharon J Friefeld
University of Toronto, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto, Canada
J Child Neurol 26:1186-92. 2011..Altered cognition/behavior has a major impact on quality of life after pediatric stroke. Implementation of ameliorative strategies warrants further study...