stroke

(redirected from Chronic stroke)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • verb
  • noun
  • phrase

Synonyms for stroke

Synonyms for stroke

(sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand

the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam

a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain

a light touch

Related Words

a light touch with the hands

Synonyms

Related Words

(golf) the unit of scoring in golf is the act of hitting the ball with a club

Related Words

the oarsman nearest the stern of the shell who sets the pace for the rest of the crew

Related Words

anything that happens suddenly or by chance without an apparent cause

a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information

a mark made on a surface by a pen, pencil, or paintbrush

any one of the repeated movements of the limbs and body used for locomotion in swimming or rowing

a single complete movement

touch lightly and repeatedly, as with brushing motions

strike a ball with a smooth blow

Related Words

row at a particular rate

Related Words

treat gingerly or carefully

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Balance and balance self-efficacy are associated with activity and participation after stroke: A cross-sectional study in people with chronic stroke.
Severinsen K, Jakobsen JK, Pedersen AR, Overgaard K, Andersen H (2014) Effects of resistance training and aerobic training on ambulation in chronic stroke.
The study demonstrated that with some assistance, even chronic stroke patients with significant paralysis on one side can manage to do modified yoga poses.
Data Source: Controlled, multicenter study with 127 chronic stroke patients randomized to robot-assisted arm movement, conventional intensive arm movement, and usual care.
Michael K, Macko RF (2007) Ambulatory activity intensity profiles, fitness, and fatigue in chronic stroke.
Cerebral effects of a single dose of intravenous vinpocetine in chronic stroke patients: a PET study.
CI therapy, an efficacious neurorehabilitation treatment, produces a plastic structural change involving an increase in gray matter in chronic stroke patients.
The company's lead stem cell therapy, ReN001 for chronic stroke disability, is in late pre-clinical development.
Independent experts in the fields of heart failure, spinal cord injury and chronic stroke will provide perspectives on current standards of care and the compounds being developed by Acorda.
Hurkmans et al explored the energy expenditure associated with playing tennis and boxing on the Wii Sports disc in adults with cerebral palsy (Hurkmans et al 2010) and patients with chronic stroke (Hurkmans et al 2011).
Additionally, results from this trial support the fact that use of the WalkAide produces statistically significant and clinically-relevant improvements in several aspects of subjects' functional mobility and should be considered a viable alternative to conventional bracing for individuals with foot drop caused by chronic stroke.
Full browser ?