Evidence and Application 2nd Revised edition
Cognitive Neurorehabilitation by Donald T. Stuss
Book DescriptionNow available in paperback, this updated new edition summarizes the latest developments in cognitive neuroscience related to rehabilitation, reviews the principles of successful interventions and synthesizes new findings about the rehabilitation of cognitive changes in a variety of populations. With greatly expanded sections on treatment and the role of imaging, it provides a comprehensive reference for those interested in the science, as well as including the most up-to-date information for the practising clinician. It provides clear and practical guidance on why cognitive rehabilitation may or may not work. How to use imaging methods to evaluate the efficacy of interventions. What personal and external factors impact rehabilitation success. How biological and psychopharmacological changes can be understood and treated. How to treat different disorders of language and memory, and where the field is going in research and clinical application.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521871334
Classification: Neurology & clinical neurophysiology , Rehabilitation: brain & spinal injuries
Format: Hardback (246mm x 189mm x 34mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 11-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Donald T. Stuss
Donald T. Stuss is the Vice President of Research and Academic Education, and Director of Research, at the Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, and University Professor at the University of Toronto. Gordon Winocur is a Senior Scientist at the Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest, and Professor at Trent University and the University of Toronto. Ian H. Robertson is Professor of Psychology at Trinity College, University of Dublin.
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