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Title Cerebral reorganization of function after brain damage / edited by Harvey S. Levin, Jordan Grafman
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 392 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ch. 1. Historical notes on reorganization of function and neuroplasticity -- Sect. I. Neuroscience research on neuroplasticity and reorganization of function -- Ch. 2. Neuropsychological indices of early medial temporal lobe dysfunction in primates -- Ch. 3. Cognitive recovery from traumatic brain injury: results of posttraumatic experimental interventions -- Ch. 4. Growth of new connections and adult -- Ch. 5. Neuroanatomic basis for reorganization of function after prefrontal damage in primates -- Ch. 6. Reorganization of function after cortical lesions in rodents -- Ch. 7. Rapid reorganization of subcortical and cortical maps in adult primates -- Ch. 8. Motor rehabilitation, use-related neural events, and reorganization of the brain after injury -- Ch. 9. Role of neuroplasticity in functional recovery after stroke -- Sect. II. Developmental studies of neuroplasticity -- Ch. 10. Spatial cognitive development following prenatal or perinatal focal brain injury -- Ch. 11. Neuroplasticity following
traumatic diffuse versus focal brain injury in children: studies of verbal fluency -- Ch. 12. Cerebral reorganization in children with congential hemiplegia: evidence from the dichotic listening test -- Ch. 13. Reorganization of motor function in cerebral palsy -- Sect. III. Techniques for studying neuroplasticity in humans -- Ch. 14. The developmental disorders: does plasticity play a role? -- Ch. 15. Transcranial magnetic stimulation as a tool for detecting changes in the organization of the human motor system after central and peripheral lesions -- Ch. 16. Methodological issues in functional magnetic resonance imaging studies of plasticity following brain injury -- Ch. 17. Neuroimaging of functional recovery -- Ch. 18. Computational modeling of the cortical response to focal damage -- Sect. IV. Synthesis and implications for rehabilitation -- Ch. 19. Conceptual issues relevant to present and future neurologic rehabilitation
Summary This work integrates neuroscience research on neuroplasticity with the clinical investigation of the reorganization of function after brain injury, especially from the perspective of eventually translating the findings to rehabilitation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Neuroplasticity.
Brain damage -- Patients -- Rehabilitation
Brain -- Wounds and injuries -- Patients -- Rehabilitation
Brain -- Wounds and injuries -- Complications.
Brain Injuries -- rehabilitation
Brain Injuries -- complications
Cognition Disorders -- rehabilitation
Neuronal Plasticity
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Nervous System (incl. Brain)
MEDICAL -- Neurology.
Brain damage -- Patients -- Rehabilitation.
Brain -- Wounds and injuries -- Complications.
Brain -- Wounds and injuries -- Patients -- Rehabilitation.
Encéphale -- Anatomopathologie.
Traumatismes de l'encéphale -- Anatomopathologie.
Traumatismes de l'encéphale -- Rééducation et réadaptation.
Plastizität Physiologie
Cerebrale stoornissen.
Cognitieve stoornissen.
Form Electronic book
Author Levin, Harvey S.
Grafman, Jordan.
ISBN 9780198028208