Thursday, August 23, 2012

78 - Magnetic gait

The gait in patients suffering from Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH) is called MAGNETIC GAIT, and it looks something like what is shown in the above video.

NPH , which is one of the few treatable causes of dementia is clinically characterised by the triad of Gait Disturbance, Dementia and Incontinence. This triad of symptoms is called as the HAKIM-ADAMS TRIAD.

1 comment:

dwarka expressway projects said...

dwarkaexpresswayprojects. in Basically region around a magnet or a current carrying conductor is said to be magnetic field.
ulltimately whatever is causing magnetic field is nothing but charge again.
Its known that region around a charge is electric field , so the big question is how is magnetic field different from electric field?
How does it originate....

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