Neuroscience, 6th Edition

Author
By Laurie Lundy-Ekman, PhD, PT
ISBN
9780323792677
Publication Date
23-05-2022
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Use your knowledge of the nervous system to understand and treat neurologic disorders! Neuroscience: Fundamentals for Rehabilitation, 6th Edition provides an illustrated guide to neurology and how it affects the practice of physical and occupational therapy. Case studies and first-person stories from people with neurologic disorders make it easier to develop clinical reasoning skills and apply your knowledge to the clinical setting. This edition includes an enhanced eBook free with each purchase of a new print book. Written by noted PT educator Laurie Lundy-Ekman, Neuroscience uses evidence-based research to help you evaluate and treat clients who have physical limitations due to nervous system damage or disease.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323792677
Author Information By Laurie Lundy-Ekman, PhD, PT, Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR
Table of Content

1

Introduction to Neuroscience

Part 1

Overview of Neurology

2

Neuroanatomy

3

Neurologic Disorders and the Neurologic Examination

4

Neuroimaging and Neuroanatomy Atlas

Part 2

Neuroscience at the Cellular Level

5

Physical and Electrical Properties of Cells in the Nervous System

6

Neural Communication: Synaptic and Extrasynaptic Transmission

7

Neuroplasticity

Part 3

Development of the Nervous System

8

Development of the Nervous System

Part 4

Vertical Systems

9

Autonomic Nervous System

10

Peripheral Somatosensory System

11

Central Somatosensory System

12

Pain as a Disease: Neuropathic Pain, Central Sensitivity Syndromes, and Pain Syndromes

13

Motor System: Motor Neurons and Spinal Motor Function

14

Motor System: Motor Tracts

15

Motor System: The Cerebellum and the Spinocerebellar Pathways

16

Motor and Psychologic Functions: Basal Ganglia

Part 5

Regions

17

Peripheral Region

18

Spinal Region

19

Cranial Nerves

20

Brainstem Region

21

Visual System

22

Vestibular System

23

Dizziness and Unsteadiness

24

Cerebrospinal Fluid System

25

Blood Supply, Stroke, Fluid Dynamics, and Intracranial Pressure

26

Cerebrum

27

Memory, Consciousness and Intellect

28

Behavior, Emotions, Decision Making, Personality: Prefrontal and Anterior Temporal Lobes

29

Communication, Directing Attention, and Spatial Cognition: Temporoparietal Association Cortex and Inferior Frontal Gyrus

Publication Date 23-05-2022
Pages 586
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
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