Aphasia and related neurogenic language disorders [electronic resource] / [edited by] Leonard L. LaPointe.
Contributor(s): LaPointe, Leonard LMaterial type: TextPublisher: New York : Thieme, c2011Edition: 4th edDescription: xiv, 286 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cmISBN: 1604062614; 1604062622; 9781604062618; 9781604062625 (e-book)Subject(s): Aphasia | Language disorders | Central nervous system -- Diseases -- Complications | Aphasia | Language Disorders | Central Nervous System Diseases -- complicationsDDC classification: 616.85/52 LOC classification: RC425 | .A615 2011Online content: Click here to access online Also available in print.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Brain basics / Leonard L. LaPointe -- Humanistic basics : accommodation, adjustment, and aristos / Leonard LaPointe -- Aphasia theory, models, and classification / Malcolm R. McNeil and David A. Copland -- Clinical practice in acute care hospital settings / Joseph R. Duffy, Tepanta R. D. Fossett, and Jack E. Thomas -- Neuroimaging and brain-based communication disorders / Julius Fridriksson -- Multicultural and multi-linguistic issues / Joyce L. Harris -- Enhancing quality of life / Katherine B. Ross -- Naming and word-retrieval impairments / Anastasia M. Raymer -- Comprehension / Mikyong Kim -- Reading and writing impairments / P�elagie M. Beeson, Kindle Rising, and Steven Z. Rapcsak -- Syntax and linguistic-based approaches / Gayle Dede and Erin O'Bryan -- Pragmatics and discourse / Leanne Togher -- Social and life participation approaches to aphasia intervention / Roberta J. Elman -- Assistive technology / Joanne P. Lasker -- Treatment effectiveness and evidence-based practice / Randall R. Robey -- Resources for families and clinicians / Adrienne Hancock -- Right hemisphere syndrome / Margaret L. Blake -- Dementia / Michelle S. Bourgeois -- Traumatic brain injury, blast injuries, and multisystem injuries / Carl A. Coelho.
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In Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Language Disorders - now in a concise, fully updated Fourth Edition - world-renowned authorities provide in-depth information on the characteristics and etiology of brain-based disorders. Succinct chapters cover the latest advances in the management of aphasia, traumatic brain injury, dementias, and right hemisphere syndrome. In this edition, for the first time, the expert authors present a modern approach that goes beyond traditional assessment and treatment to incorporate contemporary cultural, linguistic, and quality-of-life concerns.
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