Download PDF by Dennis L. Molfese (auth.), Michael G. Tramontana Ph.D.,: Advances in Child Neuropsychology

By Dennis L. Molfese (auth.), Michael G. Tramontana Ph.D., Stephen R. Hooper Ph.D. (eds.)

ISBN-10: 1461241782

ISBN-13: 9781461241782

ISBN-10: 1461286875

ISBN-13: 9781461286875

In this, the 3rd quantity of Advances in baby Neuropsychology, the editors have once more enlisted a wide variety of individuals, each one of whom has written a bankruptcy that brings us to the present point of knowl­ part of their respective sector. the subjects variety from the connection among electrophysiological responses in babies and later language improvement to advances in neuropsychological constructs. even supposing we nonetheless don't know adequate approximately brain-behavior relationships within the typically constructing mind, not to mention within the bizarre mind, a great deal of cutting edge, intriguing, and extremely significant study is herein awarded that furthers our knowing of neurodevelopmental matters. The cur­ hire quantity displays many of the result of an lively interval of study in baby neuropsychology. It serves to extra our wisdom of the sector in all of its range and, might be, to supply the spark of curiosity or unexpected "aha!" to the reader that may bring about new insights and efficient study endeavors. the 1st bankruptcy, contributed by means of Molfese, is likely to be slightly tech­ nical in its presentation for the electrophysiologically uninitiated. How­ ever, its effects and dialogue sections stick to up findings relating to a few of the information provided in quantity 1. the sooner paintings, which advised that electrophysiological responses can be utilized to foretell long term developmental results, is supported within the current document at the dating among auditory evoked responses in infancy and later degrees of language development.

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Read e-book online The Neuropsychology of Epilepsy PDF

By Sandra D. Haynes, Thomas L. Bennett (auth.), Thomas L. Bennett (eds.)

ISBN-10: 1489923500

ISBN-13: 9781489923509

ISBN-10: 1489923527

ISBN-13: 9781489923523

This was once a thrilling undertaking to paintings on, and that i tried to procure a wide sampling of present learn at the neuropsychology of epilepsy. as the emphasis of the booklet takes a neuropsychological point of view on epilepsy, the insurance isn't redundant with past texts in this subject. The ebook is prepared round 3 issues, even supposing person chapters definitely usually expand past the half within which they're positioned. the 3 significant themes are the character of epilepsy, cognitive and emotional results of epilepsy, and therapy techniques to epilepsy and end result. partially I, following a old assessment of epilepsy in bankruptcy 1 via Sandra D. Haynes and me, Gerald C. McIntosh offers a conceptualization of the epilepsies from a neurologist's standpoint. The features of seizure varieties are mentioned, and the etiology of secondary epilepsies is defined. Epileptic syndromes are thought of. McIntosh outlines medical seizure styles linked to seizures originating from assorted cortical regions.

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Neuropsychology of Epilepsy and Epilepsy Surgery by Gregory P. Lee PDF

By Gregory P. Lee

ISBN-10: 0195372506

ISBN-13: 9780195372502

This ebook presents crucial information regarding the diversity of seizure problems and serves as a easy epilepsy reference consultant for college kids and training scientific neuropsychologists. as well as epilepsy neuropsychological review concerns, the publication presents an summary of the recognized cognitive results of seizures in addition to the adaptive, emotional, and psychiatric effects of epilepsy together with a bankruptcy on psychogenic nonepileptic seizures. Diagnostic checks, reminiscent of EEG and structural neuroimaging, are defined and the top remedies are distinctive with a bankruptcy on pharmacologic remedies which stories the recognized cognitive and behaivoral unintended effects of particular antiepileptic medications. some of the extra infrequent epilepsy issues were incorporated within the appendices for fast and simple reference.

The booklet additionally info the function of neuropsychology in the epilepsy surgical procedure strategy together with pre-and post-surgery cognitive reviews, cortical stimulation mapping, sensible neuroimaging, and intracarotid amobarbital (Wada) methods and reports the most important surgical operation innovations utilized in the intractable epilepsies. Case examples are dispersed in the course of the textual content with neuropsychological effects as heuristic aids. The publication concludes with a thesaurus of epilepsy phrases.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Ehrlichiosis: A Revised by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

ISBN-10: 0585444269

ISBN-13: 9780585444260

ISBN-10: 059783055X

ISBN-13: 9780597830556

This ebook has been created for sufferers who've determined to make schooling and learn a vital part of the remedy strategy. even though it additionally supplies details worthy to medical professionals, caregivers and different well-being pros, it tells sufferers the place and the way to appear for info masking nearly all themes relating to ehrlichiosis (also HGE; Human Ehrlichial an infection, Human Granulocytic kind; Human Ehrlichial an infection, Human Monocytic Type), from the necessities to the main complicated parts of analysis. The name of this booklet comprises the observe reputable. This displays the truth that the sourcebook attracts from public, educational, govt, and peer-reviewed examine. chosen readings from numerous firms are reproduced to offer you many of the most up-to-date legitimate info to be had up to now on ehrlichiosis. Given sufferers' expanding sophistication in utilizing the net, plentiful references to trustworthy Internet-based assets are supplied all through this sourcebook. the place attainable, assistance is supplied on easy methods to receive free-of-charge, basic study effects in addition to extra distinct info through the net. book and digital types of this sourcebook are absolutely interactive with all the websites pointed out (clicking on a link immediately opens your browser to the location indicated). Hard-copy clients of this sourcebook can sort pointed out internet addresses at once into their browsers to acquire entry to the corresponding websites. as well as wide references obtainable through the web, chapters comprise glossaries of technical or unusual phrases.

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