Congenital Hemiplegia / Edition 1

Congenital Hemiplegia / Edition 1

by Brian Neville
     
 

This is a comprehensive review of congenital hemiplegia for the clinician covering all aspects from etiology and pathology to clinical assessment and management, whether orthopaedic, neurological or psychological. The team of expert international contributors highlight the many quite distinct problems of hemiplegia and review all the current approaches. Probable… See more details below

Overview

This is a comprehensive review of congenital hemiplegia for the clinician covering all aspects from etiology and pathology to clinical assessment and management, whether orthopaedic, neurological or psychological. The team of expert international contributors highlight the many quite distinct problems of hemiplegia and review all the current approaches. Probable future developments are also described, especially unilateral hemisphere lesions, a topic currently of great interest to basic science researchers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781898683193
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Series:
Clinics in Developmental Medicine Series, #150
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction R. Goodman; 1. Antecedents G. Hagberg and B. Hagberg; 2. Neuropathology B. Harding; 3. Neuroradiology L. M. Wiklund and G. Niemann; 4. Clinical presentation and neurology P. Uvebrant; 5. Physical assessment and management D. Scrutton; 6. Gait analysis and orthopaedic management S. Ounpuu and T. Novacheck; 7. Hand function in hemiplegia G. Walsh and K. Brown; 8. Epilepsy and congenital hemiplegia J. Aicardi, H. Cross and S. Aylett; 9. Neurosurgical treatment W. Harkness and B. Neville; 10. Emotional and behavioural aspects in relationships R. Goodman and C. Yude; 11. Neuropsychology and educational management V. Muter and F. Vargha-Khadem; 12. Neurophysiology L. Carr and R. Lemon; 13. Comprehensive management of congenital hemiplegia B. Neville.

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