Neurology for the Speech-Language Pathologist / Edition 3

Neurology for the Speech-Language Pathologist / Edition 3

by Russell J. Love, Wanda G. Webb, Paul Gross, Donna B. Halliburton
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0750696869

ISBN-13: 9780750696869

Pub. Date: 11/28/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books

* A reader-friendly introduction to the neurology of speech and language mechanisms in both children and adults * Provides a solid understanding of the nervous system and its clinical implications * New tables offer easy access to information * The emphasis on clinical information makes it a "keeper" for students as they move into practice

Overview

* A reader-friendly introduction to the neurology of speech and language mechanisms in both children and adults * Provides a solid understanding of the nervous system and its clinical implications * New tables offer easy access to information * The emphasis on clinical information makes it a "keeper" for students as they move into practice

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750696869
Publisher:
Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date:
11/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
338
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to Speech-Language Neurology
The Organization of the Nervous System I
The Organization of the Nervous System II
Neuronal Function in the Nervous System
Neurosensory Organization of Speech and Hearing
The Neuromotor Control of Speech
The Cranial Nerves
Clinical Speech Syndromes of the Motor Systems
The Central Language Mechanism and Its Disorders
Language Mechanisms in the Developing Brain
Clinical Speech Syndromes and the Developing Brain
Appendix A: Prevalence of Neurologic Disorders
Appendix B: Medical Conditions Related to Communication Disorders
Appendix C: Bedside Neurologic Examination
Appendix D: Screening Neurologic Examination for Speech-Language Pathology
Glossary

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