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Mild traumatic brain injury and postconcussion syndrome 1 edition

Mild traumatic brain injury and postconcussion syndrome
Michael McCrea

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Mild traumatic brain injury and postconcussion syndrome
the new evidence base for diagnosis and treatment
Michael A. McCrea.

Published 2008 by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Epidemiology and impact of traumatic brain injury
Zeroing in on MTBI: epidemiology and impact
Challenges in defining and diagnosing MTBI
Advances in MTBI research methodologies
Biomechanics of MTBI
Neurophysiology of MTBI: the neurometabolic cascade
Neuroimaging in MTBI
Acute symptoms and symptom recovery
Acute cognitive effects and early recovery
Neuropsychological recovery
Influence of acute injury characteristics on recovery
Measuring neurophysiologic recovery
Functional outcome after MTBI
Exceptions to the rule: potential long-term effects of MTBI
Defining postconcussion syndrome
Nonspecificity of postconcussion syndrome symptoms
Epidemiology of postconcussion syndrome: another denominator problem
PCS as a neuropsychological disorder
Psychological theories of postconcussion syndrome
Interventional models for postconcussion syndrome
A practical model for clinical management of PCS.

Edition Notes

"American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology."

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Oxford workshop series

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
616.8/0475
Library of Congress
RC387.5 .M398 2008

The Physical Object

Pagination
xv, 205 p. :
Number of pages
205

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL21896703M
ISBN 10
0195328299
ISBN 13
9780195328295
LC Control Number
2007010728
OCLC/WorldCat
85885389
Library Thing
7451109
Goodreads
1469736

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