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The epilepsies

Pamela J. Thompson

in The Handbook of Clinical Neuropsychology

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199234110
eISBN:
9780191594250
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234110.003.31
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology, Clinical Psychology

Clinical neuropsychology is able to make a unique contribution to the management of epilepsy. Neuropsychological deficits are hidden and are often overlooked as most attention is focused on seizures ... More


Cognition in schizophrenia

Jennifer H. Barnett and Paul C. Fletcher

in Cognitive Neurology: A clinical textbook

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198569275
eISBN:
9780191724213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198569275.003.0020
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques

This chapter reviews the nature of cognitive deficits in schizophrenia and related psychoses. It considers the patterns of cognitive deficits that characterize the illness and reviews evidence that ... More


The neuropsychology of stimulant and opiate dependence: neuroimaging and neuropsychological studies

Karen D. Ersche

in Decision Making, Affect, and Learning: Attention and Performance XXIII

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199600434
eISBN:
9780191725623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600434.003.0022
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Chronic use of stimulants and/or opiates has been associated with a wide range of cognitive deficits, involving domains of attention, inhibitory control, planning, decision making, learning, and ... More


Memory and epilepsy in nonhuman animals

Pierre-Pascal J. Lenck-Santini and Gregory L. Holmes

in Epilepsy and Memory

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199580286
eISBN:
9780191739408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199580286.003.0019
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter reviews neurophysiological studies of the effects of seizures on cognition in nonhuman animals. Animal models have contributed extensively to our understanding of the consequences of ... More


The Effectiveness of Rehabilitation for Cognitive Deficits

Peter W. Halligan and Derick T. Wade (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198526544
eISBN:
9780191689420
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526544.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology

Many patients with brain damage are left with a range of neuropsychological deficits that impair normal cognitive process. It is generally recognised that these less ... More


Episodic memory impairment in preclinical Alzheimer’s disease: The role of encoding, consolidation, and retrieval factors

Brent J. Small and Lars Bäckman

in Handbook of Binding and Memory: Perspectives from Cognitive Neuroscience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198529675
eISBN:
9780191689680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198529675.003.0028
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter examines the nature of cognitive deficits in preclinical Alzheimer's disease (AD), with special emphasis on its impact on episodic ... More


Issues for cognitively impaired elderly patients

Andrew Roth and Christian Nelson

in Handbook of Communication in Oncology and Palliative Care

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780199238361
eISBN:
9780191730290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199238361.003.0047
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

There are very real and practical difficulties of communication with older cancer patients. Cancer increases in prevalence steadily as people get older and it occurs in many different body sites. ... More


A history of cognitive rehabilitation

George P. Prigatano

in The Effectiveness of Rehabilitation for Cognitive Deficits

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198526544
eISBN:
9780191689420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526544.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology

This chapter provides a brief history of cognitive rehabilitation. It reviews how brain injuries sustained in war have provided great stimulus ... More


Applying the WHO ICF framework to the rehabilitation of patients with cognitive deficits

Derick T. Wade

in The Effectiveness of Rehabilitation for Cognitive Deficits

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198526544
eISBN:
9780191689420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526544.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology

This chapter advocates the use of the World Health Organization's International Classification of Functioning (WHO ICF) model when thinking ... More


Animal Models of Multiple Neurotransmitter Interactions in Alzheimer's Disease

V. Haroutunian, W. Wallace, A. C. Santucci, and K. L. Davis

in Brain and Memory: Modulation and Mediation of Neuroplasticity

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195082944
eISBN:
9780199847877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195082944.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Alzheimer's disease (AD) represents one neurodegenerative disorder whose etiology remains unknown. Animal model systems for AD are further hampered by the absence of the tools necessary to duplicate ... More


Visuospatial Function and the Neglect Syndrome

Victoria Singh-Curry and Masud Husain

in The Two Halves of the Brain: Information Processing in the Cerebral Hemispheres

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014137
eISBN:
9780262265942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014137.003.0395
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

This chapter deals with visual neglect and the neglect syndrome. It shows that the clinical syndrome of neglect may help shed more light on the functional specialization of the right hemisphere, and ... More


Decision Making

Wendy Johnston

in Palliative Care in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: From diagnosis to bereavement, 2nd Edn

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780199212934
eISBN:
9780191730368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199212934.003.0004
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

This chapter discusses the decision-making integral to ALS patients and their families. Diagnosis and the quality of life have steadily improved for ALS patients with the advent of improved ... More


Parenting Stress and the Child

Kirby Deater-Deckard

in Parenting Stress

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300103939
eISBN:
9780300133936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300103939.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter discusses the ways in which parenting stress affects children's behavior and development. It provides an overview of child illness, disabilities, and disorders that are linked to ... More


Plasticity of Overall Intellectual Functioningevidence from standardized tests

Joan Stiles, Judy S. Reilly, Susan C. Levine, Doris A. Trauner, and Ruth Nass

in Neural Plasticity and Cognitive Development: Insights from Children with Perinatal Brain Injury

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195389944
eISBN:
9780190255718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195389944.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter reviews research on the plasticity of intellectual functioning in children with perinatal lesions (PL). It addresses five questions: (1) Is the plasticity of the young brain sufficient ... More


Moving and Being Moved: The Importance of Dynamic Information in Clinical Populations

B. de Gelder and J. Van den Stock

in Dynamic Faces: Insights from Experiments and Computation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014533
eISBN:
9780262289313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014533.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter discusses clinical observations relating to the dynamic information in faces in normal subjects and provides an analysis of studies on how the perception of faces in patients with ... More


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