Article Text

Download PDFPDF

Retraining of dysgraphia - a case study
  1. N. Kapur,
  2. D. S. Gordon
  1. Neurosurgical Unit, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast


    A patient with dysgraphia resulting from a gunshot wound of the brain is presented. Analysis of the functional status of component operations involved in the skill of writing is described. A retraining scheme based on this analysis brought about a significant improvement in the patient's handwriting.

    Statistics from

    Request Permissions

    If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.