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Examining the Sensory System

Subtitles in English for this video can be displayed by clicking on  (first button on the bottom right hand corner of the video). Examining the Spinothalamic Tract of the Upper Limbs Examining the Posterior Column Pathway of the Upper Limbs Examining the Spinothalamic Tract of the ...

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Intention Tremor

Intention tremor can be elicited by the finger-nose test. In normal patients, the movements between the physician’s finger and patient’s nose should be smooth, but adjustment is allowed according to the patient’s upper limb power. This man has intention tremor and impaired finger-nose test on the right ...

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Ataxic Wide-based Gait

The gait is wide-based and the patient requires assistance from the physician for stabilization. The patient cannot turn within one or two steps but requires multiple steps. The physician then asks the patient to perform tandem-walking at the end of the video but the patient ...

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