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The Handbook of Clinical Neuropsychology

John Marshall

Jennifer Gurd and Udo Kischka (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199234110
eISBN:
9780191594250
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234110.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology, Clinical Psychology

The past thirty years have seen the field of clinical neuropsychology grow to become an influential discipline within mainstream clinical psychology and an established component of most professional ... More


Matter of Mind: A Neurologist's View of Brain-Behavior Relationships

Kenneth M. Heilman

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195144901
eISBN:
9780199865642
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195144901.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

There are many ways to study the brain. Although anatomical and physiological studies can help us understand the substrates of behavior, most of what we have learned about how the brain mediates ... More


Cognitive rehabilitation and its relationship to cognitive-neuropsychological rehabilitation

Max Coltheart, Ruth Brunsdon, and Lyndsey Nickels

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/9780198526544.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology

This chapter draws attention to the conceptual and operational differences between cognitive-neuropsychological rehabilitation and cognitive ... More


Neuropsychology: past, present, and future

John C. Marshall and Jennifer M. Gurd

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/9780199234110.003.01
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter discusses the past, present, and future of neuropsychology. The first golden age of neuropsychology, as practised by behavioural neurologists and neuropsychiatrists from 1861 to 1914, ... More


Neuropsychological problems: cognitive and affective disturbances in multiple sclerosis

Daniela Wyss and Jürg Kesselring

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/9780198569275.003.0018
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques

This chapter aims to describe the frequency, pattern, and natural history of cognitive and affective disorders associated with multiple sclerosis (MS) and to discuss possible ways of coping with the ... More


Rehabilitation of cognitive disorders

Stefano F. Cappa

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/9780198569275.003.0024
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques

Many different rehabilitation approaches have been suggested for the treatment of cognitive disorders due to neurological diseases. Two main types of rationale have been applied to the rehabilitation ... More


A Cognitivist Analysis of Depression: Beck

Jennifer Radden

in The Nature of Melancholy: From Aristotle to Kristeva

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195151657
eISBN:
9780199849253
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195151657.003.0029
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter presents Aaron T. Beck's cognitivist theory of depression. Beck is the author of numerous books on depression, cognitive disorder, and cognitive therapy, including Depression: Clinical, ... 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


Cognitive function over the life course

Marcus Richards

in A Life Course Approach to Mental Disorders

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199657018
eISBN:
9780191748097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199657018.003.0017
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Cognitive function, which involves the higher mental processes of perception, attention, learning, remembering, and reasoning, is shaped by factors operating across the whole of the life course. This ... More


Cognitive deficits in preclinical Alzheimer’s disease: Current knowledge and future directions

Lars Bäckman, Brent J. Small, and Laura Fratiglioni

in New Frontiers in Cognitive Aging

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198525691
eISBN:
9780191689369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525691.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Because of their high frequency and dramatic course, dementing disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are associated with substantial societal and individual costs. Thus, progress in ... More


A Few Case Studies of QRP-Driven Irreproducible Results

R. Barker Bausell

in The Problem with Science: The Reproducibility Crisis and What to do About It

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197536537
eISBN:
9780197536568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197536537.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Examples of a dispiriting number of jaw-dropping, irreproducible scientific results are described here, emanating from disparate fields of inquiry. These examples include epidemiological studies that ... More


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