Stroke in Children and Young Adults E Book

Stroke in Children and Young Adults E Book
Author: José Biller
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2009-04-20
ISBN: 0702038830
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Stroke in Children and Young Adults E Book Book Excerpt:

The revised and updated second edition of this comprehensive text continues to offer careful critical evaluation and authoritative advice on stroke, the most complicated disease affecting the nervous system of children and young adults. New chapters, the latest guidelines from the American Heart Association, tips for preventing misdiagnoses, and more provide you with the knowledge you need to make the best clinical and management decisions of both common and rare cerebrovascular disorders in the young population. Tightly focused, this fully referenced textbook fills the void in the literature by including detailed discussions on topics such as stroke in neonates, atherosclerotic cerebral infarction in young adults, strokes caused by migraines, stroke during pregnancy, and a myriad of others. Up-to-date tables containing rich troves of data along with the careful selection of multiple references further enhances your acumen. Offers practical, clinical guidance on stroke and stroke related issues, such as atherosclerotic cerebral infarction, non-atherosclerotic cerebral vasculopathies, cardiac disorders, and disorders of hemostasis to broaden your knowledge base. Includes an overview of stroke types, risk factors, prognosis, and diagnostic strategies in neonates, children, and young adults to help you better manage every condition you see. Discusses the diverse etiologies of stroke in children and young adults to increase awareness in the differences of presenting signs between children and adults. Features new chapters on Applied Anatomy, Pediatric CNS Vascular Malformation, and Vascular Disorders of the Spinal Cord to keep you on the cusp of this challenging and burgeoning field. Presents data from the latest American Heart Association guidelines for stroke in children and young adults—coauthored by Dr. Biller—to help you make better informed evaluation and management decisions. Provides tips on how to prevent misdiagnosis. Offers the latest knowledge on therapy and rehabilitation to help you chose the best treatment options. Includes more images to enhance visual guidance.

Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease

Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease
Author: Harold P. Adams, Jr.,Vladimir C. Hachinski,John W. Norris
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 598
Release: 2001-08-02
ISBN: 9780198030478
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease Book Excerpt:

This book provides a comprehensive clinical review of the diagnosis and treatment of patients with ischemic cerebrovascular disease. The book includes chapters on the clinical features of transient ischemic attacks and ischemic stroke, risk factors, and evaluations. Additional chapters discuss causes of stroke including atherosclerosis, cardioembolism, non-atherosclerotic vasculopathies, and pro-thrombotic disorders. The causes of stroke in children and young adults are highlighted. The final section of the book includes chapters on therapies to prevent stroke, acute stroke treatment, general management of the patient with recurrent stroke, and rehabilitation. The volume is heavily referenced with an emphasis on recent publications so that the reader can pursue additional information about a topic. It also includes several tables and algorithms that should aid the clinician treating patients with cerebrovascular disease.

Caplan s Stroke

Caplan s Stroke
Author: Louis Caplan, MD
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 688
Release: 2009-05-21
ISBN: 1416047212
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Caplan s Stroke Book Excerpt:

Updated and revised, this new edition of Caplan's Stroke continues to provide a concise and pragmatic approach to the evaluation, diagnosis, and management of adult and pediatric stroke patients. Dr. Caplan-a highly esteemed stroke authority- shares with you his vast experience and wisdom as a stroke clinician, including his time-tested strategies and unique clinical pearls that you can implement into your own practice. Expanded coverage of imaging and laboratory diagnosis and treatment as well as extensive revisions throughout, brings you the latest advances on prevention, complications, and rehabilitation. The use of case studies illustrates the types of clinical scenarios you may experience in practice. And, its conversational, easy-to-read format make Caplan's Stroke an ideal resource for general neurologists, non-neurologists, and stroke specialists alike. Discusses all cerebrovascular diseases to help you differentiate among all types of stroke so you can treat each patient appropriately. Takes a distinctly personal and individual approach to general principles, pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation, offering practical, clinical guidance on stroke and stroke related issues. Provides detailed discussions on stroke syndromes in children and adults, including large artery occlusive disease of the anterior circulation, brain embolism, spinal cord stroke, and many, many more, to help you better manage every condition you see. Uses case studies to highlight and emphasize clinical points. Includes expanded coverage of imaging and laboratory diagnosis and treatment to help you make better informed evaluation and management decisions. Presents meticulous revisions and updates throughout, particularly to the chapters on stroke prevention and rehabilitation to keep you current on today's best practices. Features a new two-color design with updated artwork and more images that elucidates key points and enhances visual guidance.

Long term Outcome After Arterial Ischemic Stroke in Children and Young Adults

Long term Outcome After Arterial Ischemic Stroke in Children and Young Adults
Author: Ariane Cavelti
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2015
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Long term Outcome After Arterial Ischemic Stroke in Children and Young Adults Book Excerpt:

Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation

Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation
Author: Richard L. Harvey, MD,Richard F. Macko, MD,Dr. Joel Stein, MD,Carolee J. Winstein, PhD, PT, FAPTA,Richard D. Zorowitz, MD
Publsiher: Demos Medical Publishing
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2008-11-20
ISBN: 9781935281054
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation Book Excerpt:

A Doody's Core Title 2012 Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation is the new gold standard comprehensive guide to the management of stroke patients. Beginning with detailed information on risk factors, epidemiology, prevention, and neurophysiology, the book details the acute and long-term treatment of all stroke-related impairments and complications. Additional sections discuss psychological issues, outcomes, community reintegration, and new research. Written by dozens of acknowledged leaders in the field, and containing hundreds of tables, graphs, and photographic images, Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation features: The first full-length discussion of the most commonly-encountered component of neurorehabilitation Multi-specialty coverage of issues in rehabilitation, neurology, PT, OT, speech therapy, and nursing Focus on therapeutic management of stroke related impairments and complications An international perspective from dozens of foremost authorities on stroke Cutting edge, practical information on new developments and research trends Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation is a valuable reference for clinicians and academics in rehabilitation and neurology, and professionals in all disciplines who serve the needs of stroke survivors.

Caplan s Stroke

Caplan s Stroke
Author: Louis R. Caplan
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 648
Release: 2016-09-08
ISBN: 1107087295
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Caplan s Stroke Book Excerpt:

This market-leading guide covers all aspects of cerebrovascular disease, stroke syndromes, causes, prevention, evaluation and management.

Merritt s Neurology

Merritt s Neurology
Author: Lewis P. Rowland,Timothy A. Pedley
Publsiher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 1172
Release: 2010
ISBN: 0781791863
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Merritt s Neurology Book Excerpt:

The latest neurologic findings are presented here in a crisp, clinical focus that incorporates recent advances in the molecular biology of neurologic disease. This edition will debut at the Neurological Institute of New York's centennial in the fall of 2009.

Pediatric Neuropsychology Third Edition

Pediatric Neuropsychology  Third Edition
Author: Miriam H. Beauchamp,Robin L. Peterson,M. Douglas Ris,H. Gerry Taylor,Keith Owen Yeates
Publsiher: Guilford Publications
Total Pages: 566
Release: 2022-04-21
ISBN: 1462549586
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatric Neuropsychology Third Edition Book Excerpt:

Recognized as the definitive reference and text on the relationship between brain health and behavior in children and adolescents, this volume is now in a third edition with 75% new material, including major updates throughout and numerous new chapters. Leading experts provide a neuropsychological perspective on medical, neurological, genetic, and developmental disorders that are frequently seen in clinical practice. The volume examines the impact of each condition on the developing brain; explores associated cognitive, behavioral, and psychosocial impairments; and shows how the science translates into achieving better outcomes for children. New to This Edition *Reflects 12 years of significant research advances and the expanding role of pediatric neuropsychologists; increased attention to evidence-based intervention throughout. *Chapters on additional medical and neurodevelopmental conditions: pediatric stroke, congenital heart disease, type 1 diabetes, and movement disorders. *Section on genetic disorders: fragile X, Williams syndrome, 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, and Down syndrome. *Section on emergent and controversial conditions: nonverbal learning disabilities, dysexecutive syndrome, pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome, and sluggish cognitive tempo.

Factors Affecting Neurodevelopment

Factors Affecting Neurodevelopment
Author: Colin R. Martin,Victor R. Preedy,Rajkumar Rajendram
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 684
Release: 2021-05-29
ISBN: 0128179872
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Factors Affecting Neurodevelopment Book Excerpt:

Factors Affecting Neurodevelopment: Genetics, Neurology, Behavior, and Diet is a comprehensive reference on the genetic and behavioral features associated with proper and abnormal development. The book discusses the mechanisms underlying neurological development and provides readers with a detailed introduction to the neural connections and complexities in biological circuitries, as well as the physiological, behavioral, molecular, and cellular features of neurodevelopment. In addition, the book examines in vitro and in vivo modeling of development with stem cells and model systems. Provides the most comprehensive coverage of a broad range of topics relating to the neuroscience of development Features sections on the genetics of developmental conditions and accompanying behavior Contains an abstract, key facts, mini dictionary of terms, and summary points to aid in understanding in each chapter Focuses on neurodevelopmental disorders and environmental factors that influence neural development Includes more than 500 illustrations and tables

The Neuroscience of Normal and Pathological Development

The Neuroscience of Normal and Pathological Development
Author: Colin R. Martin,Victor R. Preedy,Rajkumar Rajendram
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 1340
Release: 2021-10-12
ISBN: 0128183721
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Neuroscience of Normal and Pathological Development Book Excerpt:

Diagnosis, Management and Modeling of Neurodevelopmental Disorders: The Neuroscience of Development is a comprehensive reference on the diagnosis and management of neurodevelopment and associated disorders. This book discusses the mechanisms underlying neurological development and provides readers with a detailed introduction to the neural connections and complexities in biological circuitries, as well as the interactions between genetics, epigenetics and other micro-environmental processes. It also examines pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions of development-related conditions. Factors Affecting Neurodevelopment: Genetics, Neurology, Behavior, and Diet is a comprehensive reference on the genetic and behavioral features associated with proper and abnormal development. This book discusses the mechanisms underlying neurological development and provides readers with a detailed introduction to the neural connections and complexities in biological circuitries, as well as the physiological, behavioral, molecular, and cellular features of neurodevelopment. It also examines in vitro and in vivo modelling of development with stem cells and model systems. Diagnosis, Management and Modeling of Neurodevelopmental Disorders: The Neuroscience Of Development: Provides the most comprehensive coverage of the broad range of topics related to the neuroscience of development Features sections on diagnosis and biomarkers Contains in each chapter an abstract, key facts, mini dictionary of terms, and summary points to aid in understanding Focuses on neurodevelopmental disorders and environmental factors that influence neural development Includes more than 500 illustrations and tables Factors Affecting Neurodevelopment: Genetics, Neurology, Behavior, and Diet: Provides the most comprehensive coverage of the broad range of topics related to the neuroscience of development Features sections on the genetics of developmental conditions and accompanying behavior Contains in each chapter an abstract, key facts, mini dictionary of terms, and summary points to aid in understanding Focuses on neurodevelopmental disorders and environmental factors that influence neural development Includes more than 500 illustrations and tables

Cerebral Vascular Disease 5

Cerebral Vascular Disease 5
Author: John Stirling Meyer
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 377
Release: 1985
ISBN: 9780444807069
Category: Cerebrovascular disease
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cerebral Vascular Disease 5 Book Excerpt:

A Primer on Stroke Prevention and Treatment

A Primer on Stroke Prevention and Treatment
Author: Larry B. Goldstein
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 280
Release: 2011-09-13
ISBN: 1444359878
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Primer on Stroke Prevention and Treatment Book Excerpt:

Society-sanctioned guidelines are valuable tools, but accessing key information can be a daunting task. This book illuminates a clear path to successful application of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association guidelines. Organized for fast reference, this new volume helps practitioners improve patient care.

Advances Innovations in Heart Failure AIHF

Advances   Innovations in Heart Failure  AIHF
Author: HK Chopra,Navin C Nanda,Jagat Narula
Publsiher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
Total Pages: 994
Release: 2020-02-28
ISBN: 9389587891
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advances Innovations in Heart Failure AIHF Book Excerpt:

Heart failure is a serious condition caused by the heart failing to pump enough blood around the body at the right pressure. It usually occurs because the heart muscle has become too weak or stiff to work properly, most commonly caused by heart attack, high blood pressure or cardiomyopathy (heart disease). This textbook is a comprehensive guide to the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of heart failure. Comprising nearly 1000 pages, the book features 15 sections, beginning with discussion on clinical issues of heart failure, followed by imaging techniques. Each of the following sections covers a different disorder or disease that subsequently may lead to heart failure. Topics include coronary artery disease, stroke, arrhythmia, hypertension, nutritional aspects, cardio-oncology, and much more. The book concludes with rehabilitation, legal aspects, and future directions. Authored by internationally recognised experts in the field, the text is further enhanced by clinical photographs, diagrams and tables. Key points Comprehensive guide to latest advances in diagnosis and management of heart failure Extensive text comprising nearly 1000 pages covering numerous associated disorders and diseases Internationally recognised editor and author team Highly illustrated with clinical photographs, diagrams and tables

Stroke in Childhood

Stroke in Childhood
Author: Paediatric Stroke Working Group
Publsiher: Royal College of Physicians
Total Pages: 82
Release: 2004
ISBN: 1860162363
Category: Cerebrovascular disease in children
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Stroke in Childhood Book Excerpt:

Stroke occuring in childhood although less common, presents serious challenges. This guideline is based on the expertise of a multidisciplinary working group and include the views of patients, parents and families.

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
Author: Barbara A. Wilson,Jill Winegardner,Caroline M. van Heugten,Tamara Ownsworth
Publsiher: Psychology Press
Total Pages: 604
Release: 2017-06-20
ISBN: 1317244311
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Book Excerpt:

This outstanding new handbook offers unique coverage of all aspects of neuropsychological rehabilitation. Compiled by the world’s leading clinician-researchers, and written by an exceptional team of international contributors, the book is vast in scope, including chapters on the many and varied components of neuropsychological rehabilitation across the life span within one volume. Divided into sections, the first part looks at general issues in neuropsychological rehabilitation including theories and models, assessment and goal setting. The book goes on to examine the different populations referred for neuropsychological rehabilitation and then focuses on the rehabilitation of first cognitive and then psychosocial disorders. New and emerging approaches such as brain training and social robotics are also considered, alongside an extensive section on rehabilitation around the world, particularly in under-resourced settings. The final section offers some general conclusions and an evaluation of the key issues in this important field. This is a landmark publication for neuropsychological rehabilitation. It is the standalone reference text for the field as well as essential reading for all researchers, students and practitioners in clinical neuropsychology, clinical psychology, occupational therapy, and speech and language therapy. It will also be of great value to those in related professions such as neurologists, rehabilitation physicians, rehabilitation psychologists and medics.

Basic Neurology

Basic Neurology
Author: John Gilroy
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 702
Release: 2000
ISBN: 9780071054676
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Basic Neurology Book Excerpt:

This overview of neurology begins with a review of the neurologic examination of common conditions such as seizures and headache. The rest of the text is divided into categories of neurologic diseases and reviews of individual disorders.

Levick s Introduction to Cardiovascular Physiology

Levick s Introduction to Cardiovascular Physiology
Author: Neil Herring,David J. Paterson
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2018-04-17
ISBN: 149873989X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Levick s Introduction to Cardiovascular Physiology Book Excerpt:

A sound knowledge of cardiovascular physiology is fundamental to understanding cardiovascular disease, exercise performance and may other aspects of human physiology. Cardiovascular physiology is a major component of all undergraduate courses in physiology, biomedical science and medicine, and this popular introduction to the subject is intended primarily for these students. A key feature of this sixth edition is how state-of-the-art technology is applied to understanding cardiovascular function in health and disease. Thus the text is also well suited to graduate study programmes in medicine and physiological sciences.

Cerebrovascular Disease in Clinical Practice

Cerebrovascular Disease in Clinical Practice
Author: David O. Wiebers,Valery L. Feigin,Robert Duane Brown
Publsiher: Little, Brown Medical Division
Total Pages: 526
Release: 1997
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cerebrovascular Disease in Clinical Practice Book Excerpt:

Caplan s Stroke E Book

Caplan s Stroke E Book
Author: Louis Caplan
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 688
Release: 2009-06-24
ISBN: 1437711162
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Caplan s Stroke E Book Book Excerpt:

Updated and revised, this new edition of Caplan’s Stroke continues to provide a concise and pragmatic approach to the evaluation, diagnosis, and management of adult and pediatric stroke patients. Dr. Caplan—a highly esteemed stroke authority— shares with you his vast experience and wisdom as a stroke clinician, including his time-tested strategies and unique clinical pearls that you can implement into your own practice. Expanded coverage of imaging and laboratory diagnosis and treatment as well as extensive revisions throughout, brings you the latest advances on prevention, complications, and rehabilitation. The use of case studies illustrates the types of clinical scenarios you may experience in practice. And, its conversational, easy-to-read format make Caplan’s Stroke an ideal resource for general neurologists, non-neurologists, and stroke specialists alike. Discusses all cerebrovascular diseases to help you differentiate among all types of stroke so you can treat each patient appropriately. Takes a distinctly personal and individual approach to general principles, pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation, offering practical, clinical guidance on stroke and stroke related issues. Provides detailed discussions on stroke syndromes in children and adults, including large artery occlusive disease of the anterior circulation, brain embolism, spinal cord stroke, and many, many more, to help you better manage every condition you see. Uses case studies to highlight and emphasize clinical points. Includes expanded coverage of imaging and laboratory diagnosis and treatment to help you make better informed evaluation and management decisions. Presents meticulous revisions and updates throughout, particularly to the chapters on stroke prevention and rehabilitation to keep you current on today’s best practices. Features a new two-color design with updated artwork and more images that elucidates key points and enhances visual guidance.

Aminoff s Neurology and General Medicine

Aminoff s Neurology and General Medicine
Author: Michael J. Aminoff,S. Andrew Josephson
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 1230
Release: 2021-01-29
ISBN: 0128193077
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Aminoff s Neurology and General Medicine Book Excerpt:

Aminoff’s Neurology and General Medicine, Sixth Edition is the standard and classic reference providing comprehensive coverage of the relationship between neurologic practice and general medicine. As neurologists are asked to consult on general medical conditions, this reference provides an authoritative tool linking general medical conditions to specific neurologic issues and disorders. This is also a valuable tool for the general practitioner seeking to understand the neurologic aspects of their medical practice. Completely revised with new chapters covering neurologic complications of immunotherapies, headache and general medical disorders, back and neck pain in general medical disorders, swallowing and speech disorders, and neurological changes in the elderly, this new edition will again be the go-to reference for both neurologists and general practitioners. The standard authoritative reference detailing the relationship between neurology and general medicine 100% revised and updated with several new chapters including Neurologic Complications of Immunotherapies, Headache and General Medical Disorders, and Neurological Changes in the Elderly Well-illustrated, with most illustrations in full color