ISBN-10:
0195119185
ISBN-13:
9780195119183
Pub. Date:
08/07/1997
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Brain Repair / Edition 1

Brain Repair / Edition 1

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ISBN-13: 9780195119183
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 08/07/1997
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 714,307
Product dimensions: 6.13(w) x 9.19(h) x 0.54(d)

About the Author

Donald G. Stein is Professor of Psychobiology and former Dean of the Graduate School at Rutgers University. Simon Brailowsky is Professor of Neuroscience at the National University of Mexico. Bruno Will is Professor of Behavioral neuroscience at Louis Pasteur University, Strasbourg, France.

Table of Contents

Introduction 3(6)
1. Brain and Behavior: A Brief History of Ideas
9(17)
2. Looking into the Living Brain
26(8)
3. Neurons at Work
34(7)
4. The Injured Brain
41(5)
5. Regeneration, Repair, and Reorganization
46(17)
6. Factors in the Brain That Enhance Growth and Repair
63(11)
7. Age and Recovery: Is There a Difference Between Brain Damage That Occurs Early and Late in Life?
74(13)
8. Brain Transplants as Therapy for Brain Injuries?
87(17)
9. The Pharmacology of Brain Injury Repair
104(17)
10. Environment, Brain Function, and Brain Repair
121(13)
Epilogue: Where Do We Go from Here? 134(7)
Notes 141(8)
Index 149

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