Assessment and treatment of spatial neglect in clinical practice: A nationwide survey

Published: 27 May 2020| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/86y5g56vkv.1
Lars Evald,


This dataset was derived from a nationwide, anonymous, open Internet survey conducted amongst healthcare professionals in Denmark on the assessment and treatment of spatial neglect (SN). The objective was to describe knowledge and practices in the assessment and treatment of SN in current clinical practice across different healthcare sectors and professions. Data included the perceived prevalence of SN, assessment methods and observations, subtypes and differential diagnostics of SN as well as treatment methods, timing and sources of evidence. A total of 525 healthcare professionals participated in the survey. Open text comments has been redacted for anonymity.



Aarhus Universitet, Regionshospitalet Hammel Neurocenter


Survey, Stroke, Neurorehabilitation, Brain Injury, Neglect, Neuropsychological Assessment, National Surveys, Neuropsychology