ISBN-10:
1556428006
ISBN-13:
2901556428004
Pub. Date:
12/01/2007
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Quick Reference Neuroscience for Rehabilitation Professionals: The Essential Neurologic Principles Underlying Rehabilitation Practice / Edition 2

Quick Reference Neuroscience for Rehabilitation Professionals: The Essential Neurologic Principles Underlying Rehabilitation Practice / Edition 2

by Sharon A. Gutman
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    ISBN-13: 2901556428004
    Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated
    Publication date: 12/01/2007
    Edition description: Second
    Pages: 368
    Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

    About the Author


    Sharon A. Gutman, PhD, OTR, FAOTA is an Associate Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine in the Occupational Therapy Programs at Columbia University in New York, New York. Dr. Gutman has a background in neuroscience and has worked with a wide array of populations as an occupational therapist, including traumatic brain injury, psychiatric disability, autism spectrum disorder, developmental delay, and homelessness. In the past
    2 decades, she has taught courses and written journal articles and books regarding the fundamentals of clinical neuroscience and the neurologic basis of pathological conditions. Dr. Gutman served as the editor of the American Journal of Occupational Therapy between 2008 and 2014.
     

    Table of Contents

    About the Author

    Foreword by Ashwini K. Rao, EdD, OTR, FAOTA

    Introduction

    Section 1                Directional Terminology

    Section 2                Division of the Nervous System

    Section 3                Gross Cerebral Structures

    Section 4                Ventricular System

    Section 5                The Cranium

    Section 6                The Meninges

    Section 7                Spinal Cord Anatomy

    Section 8                The Cranial Nerves

    Section 9                Sensory Receptors

    Section 10              Neurons and Action Potentials

    Section 11              Special Sense Receptors

    Section 12              Vestibular System

    Section 13              Autonomic Nervous System

    Section 14              Enteric Nervous System

    Section 15              Pain

    Section 16              Peripheral Nerve Injury and Regeneration

    Section 17              Phantom Limb Phenomenon

    Section 18              Spinal Cord Tracts

    Section 19              Spinal Cord Injury and Disease

    Section 20              Proprioception

    Section 21              Disorders of Muscle Tone

    Section 22             
    Motor Functions and Dysfunctions of the Central Nervous System: Cortex, Basal Ganglia, Cerebellum

    Section 23              Sensory Functions and Dysfunctions of the Central Nervous System

    Section 24              Thalamus and Brainstem Sensory and Motor Roles: Function and Dysfunction

    Section 25              Right vs Left Brain Functions and Disorders

    Section 26              Perceptual Functions and Dysfunctions of the Central Nervous System

    Section 27              Blood Supply of the Brain: Cerebrovascular Disorders

    Section 28              Commonly Used Neurodiagnostic Tests

    Section 29              Neurotransmitters: The Neurochemical Basis of Human Behavior

    Section 30              The Neurologic Substrates of Addiction

    Section 31              Neurologic Mechanisms of Memory

    Section 32              The Neurologic Substrates of Emotion

    Section 33              The Aging Brain

    Section 34              Sex Differences in Male and Female Brains

    Glossary

    Index

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