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
     
 

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  See more details below

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* 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

Foreword: Speech Pathology and Neurology: Intersecting Specialties
Preface to Third Edition
Preface to Second Edition
Preface to First Edition
1Introduction to Speech-Language Neurology1
2The Organization of the Nervous System I17
3The Organization of the Nervous System II47
4Neuronal Function in the Nervous System67
5Neurosensory Organization of Speech and Hearing83
6The Neuromotor Control of Speech106
7The Cranial Nerves139
8Clinical Speech Syndromes of the Motor System167
9The Central Language Mechanism and Its Disorders195
10Language Mechanisms in the Developing Brain256
11Clinical Speech Syndromes and the Developing Brain272
App. APrevalence of Neurological Disorders300
App. BMedical Conditions Related to Communication Disorders303
App. CBedside Neurological Examination308
App. DScreening Neurologic Examination for Speech-Language Pathology310
Glossary314
Index322

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