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Author Lincoln, Nadina B.

Title Psychological management of stroke / Nadina B. Lincoln ... [and others]
Published Malden, MA : John Wiley & Sons, 2012


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 W'PONDS  616.8106 Lin/Pmo  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 613 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
regular print
Contents Section 1 Background to Stroke and Stroke Services -- ch. 1 Experiences and Effects of Stroke and Its Aftermath -- ch. 2 Clinical Stroke Services -- ch. 3 Neurological Basis of Stroke and Related Vascular Disorders -- Section 2 Cognitive Effects of Stroke -- ch. 4 Neuropsychological Symptoms of Stroke -- ch. 5 Screening for Cognitive Problems after Stroke -- ch. 6 Neuropsychological Assessment after Stroke -- ch. 7 Communication Problems after Stroke -- ch. 8 Driving after Stroke -- ch. 9 Decision Making and Mental Capacity -- ch. 10 Neuropsychological Aspects of Rehabilitation -- ch. 11 Cognitive Rehabilitation -- ch. 12 Challenging Behaviour after Stroke -- Section 3 Emotional Effects of Stroke -- ch. 13 Emotional Problems after Stroke -- ch. 14 Screening and Evaluation of Emotional Problems After Stroke -- ch. 15 Managing Emotional Problems after Stroke -- ch. 16 Behavioural and Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy for Depression after Stroke -- ch. 17 Stroke and Fear of Falling -- ch. 18 Prevention of Psychological Distress after Stroke -- ch. 19 Pain and Fatigue -- Section 4 Social Dimensions of Stroke -- ch. 20 Carers of Stroke Survivors -- ch. 21 Strokes in Young People: Families and Children, Carers, Employment and Long-Term Survival -- ch. 22 Prevention of Stroke -- ch. 23 Conclusions and Future Directions
Summary Psychological Management of Stroke presents a review and synthesis of the current theory and data relating to the assessment, treatment, and psychological aspects of stroke. Provides comprehensive reviews of evidence based practice relating to stroke; written by clinical psychologists working in stroke services; covers a broad range of psychological aspects, including fitness to drive, decision making, prevention of stroke, and involvement of carers and families; reviews and synthesizes new data across a wide range of areas relevant to stroke and the assessment, treatment, and care of stroke survivors and their families ; represents a novel approach to the application of psychological theory and principles in the stroke field." -- Publisher
Notes "Wiley-Blackwell"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Cerebrovascular disease -- Psychological aspects.
Cerebrovascular disease -- Treatment.
Stroke Rehabilitation.
Stroke Rehabilitation.
Stroke -- psychology.
Cerebrovascular Disorders -- psychology.
Author Lincoln, Nadina B.
LC no. 2011024712
ISBN 9780470684276 cloth
9780470684269 paperback