Movement Disorders in Neurologic Disease: Effects on Communication and Swallowing

Movement Disorders in Neurologic Disease: Effects on Communication and Swallowing

by Leonard L. LaPointe, Bruce E. Murdoch

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781597561525
Publisher: Plural Pub Inc
Publication date: 12/28/2012
Pages: 307
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors vii

1 Introduction, Definitions, Foundations, and Scope Leonard L. LaPointe 1

2 Etiologies of Movement Disorders Leonard L. LaPointe 13

3 Characteristics of Movement Disorders Leonard L. LaPointe 31

4 Differential Effects of Contemporary Treatments for Movement Disorders on Limb and Speech Function Bruce E. Murdoch 59

5 Course of the Diseases Bruce E. Murdoch 79

6 Principles of Management Bruce E. Murdoch 89

7 Speech Impairments Associated with Movement Disorders: Neuromotor Control Systems Bruce E. Murdoch 123

8 Swallowing and Nutritional Aspects Julie A. G. Stierwalt 173

9 Language and Cognitive Effects Leonard L. LaPointe 195

10 Medical and Surgical Treatments Bruce E. Murdoch 207

11 The Future of Movement Disorders Leonard L. LaPointe 223

Glossary 233

Index 245

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