Muscle weakness on one side of the body occurs in about 80% of people who have a stroke. Many rehabilitation specialists are involved in the treatment of this effect of stroke. Methods of treatment may involve range of motion, medications, technologies like robotic therapies, and many other techniques. Goals of therapy are explained in this fact sheet.
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