Attention Disorders After Right Brain Damage: Living in by Paolo Bartolomeo PDF

By Paolo Bartolomeo

This ebook offers an outline of attentional impairments in brain-damaged sufferers from either scientific and neuroscientific views, and goals to provide a finished, succinct remedy of those subject matters helpful to either clinicians and students. a first-rate concentration of the booklet issues left visible overlook, a dramatic yet usually ignored outcome of correct hemisphere harm, frequently of vascular starting place, but additionally as a result of different motives reminiscent of neurodegenerative stipulations. The learn of overlook deals a key to appreciate the brain’s performing at the extent of large-scale networks, and never basically in keeping with discrete anatomical constructions. sufferers are frequently ignorant of their deficits (anosognosia), and sometimes obstinately deny being hemiplegic. analysis is critical simply because overlook predicts bad practical final result in stroke. additionally, powerful rehabilitation recommendations can be found, and there are promising probabilities for pharmacological treatments.

Attention issues After correct mind Damage is aimed toward scientific neurologists, medics in actual drugs and rehabilitation, medical psychologists and neuropsychologists. it's going to even be useful for graduate scholars and scientific scholars who desire to comprehend the subject of recognition platforms and enhance their wisdom of the neurocognitive mechanisms of attentional deficits. additionally, scientific researchers in neuropsychology and cognitive neuroscience will locate during this publication an up-to-the-minute evaluation of present study facing the eye structures of the human brain.

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By Paolo Bartolomeo

This ebook offers an outline of attentional impairments in brain-damaged sufferers from either scientific and neuroscientific views, and goals to provide a finished, succinct remedy of those subject matters helpful to either clinicians and students. a first-rate concentration of the booklet issues left visible overlook, a dramatic yet usually ignored outcome of correct hemisphere harm, frequently of vascular starting place, but additionally as a result of different motives reminiscent of neurodegenerative stipulations. The learn of overlook deals a key to appreciate the brain’s performing at the extent of large-scale networks, and never basically in keeping with discrete anatomical constructions. sufferers are frequently ignorant of their deficits (anosognosia), and sometimes obstinately deny being hemiplegic. analysis is critical simply because overlook predicts bad practical final result in stroke. additionally, powerful rehabilitation recommendations can be found, and there are promising probabilities for pharmacological treatments.

Attention issues After correct mind Damage is aimed toward scientific neurologists, medics in actual drugs and rehabilitation, medical psychologists and neuropsychologists. it's going to even be useful for graduate scholars and scientific scholars who desire to comprehend the subject of recognition platforms and enhance their wisdom of the neurocognitive mechanisms of attentional deficits. additionally, scientific researchers in neuropsychology and cognitive neuroscience will locate during this publication an up-to-the-minute evaluation of present study facing the eye structures of the human brain.

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