[Eye-hand association: signs of neglect?].
A case of neglect is reported in which a stroke patient with left cerebral damage showed neglect of objects in the left space and of movements of the left hand. Neuropsychological investigations of eye-hand association were conducted in order to identify the factors responsible for the dissociation of left eye and hand functions and, eventually, for the neglect after left brain damage. The results showed that the deficit in the pursuit of gaze may be