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Neurovascular Neuropsychology,9781441965417
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Neurovascular Neuropsychology

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1st
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9781441965417

ISBN10:
1441965416
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
8/1/2010
Publisher(s):
SPRINGER
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Summary

Neurovascular diseases and conditions, and their associated risk factors, represent a significant cause of cognitive disability in the United States and throughout the world. In the USA alone there are 750,000 new strokes each year, representing the number one cause of disability in the country. Hypertension, found in approximately 50 million Americans, has been shown to be associated with alterations of cognitive function, even in the absence of stroke and dementia. Recent studies of neurovascular disease have now revealed that neuropsychological function may be a more sensitive measure of brain integrity than coordination, motor or sensory function and correlates will with functional outcome measures.Neurovascular Neuropsychology focuses on focal and diffuse neurovascular disease in addition to systemic conditions in which cognition and behavior have been uniquely associated with different pathologic states. With an increasing number of patients being treated by healthcare professionals, Neurovascular Neuropsychology will prove to be a strong reference to consult in regards to neuropsychological syndromes.

Table of Contents

Historical Perspectivep. 1
Neurovascular Geography and Mapping the Consequences of Its Injuryp. 7
Ischemic and Intracerebral Hemorragic Strokep. 19
Cerebral Aneurysms and Subarachnoid Hemorrhagep. 49
Neuropsychological Effects of Brain Arteriovenous Malformationsp. 59
Vascular Cognitive Impairmentp. 75
Vascular Dementiap. 87
Cerebral Autosomal Dominant Arteriopathy with Subcortical Infarcts and Leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL) and Mitochondrial Encephalomyopathy Lactic Acidosis and Stroke-like Episodes (MELAS)p. 103
Carotid Artery Occlusion and Stenosisp. 115
Cardiac Arrestp. 135
Congestive Heart Failure/Heart Transplantp. 151
Cognition After Cardiac Surgeryp. 163
Pulmonary Disease and Lung Transplantationp. 177
Diabetes and Hypertensionp. 191
Neurovascular Consequences of Systemic Disease - Collagen Vascular Diseasep. 203
Neurovascular Disease and Mood Disordersp. 221
Functional Imaging in Stroke Recoveryp. 245
Pharmacological Treatment for Cognitive Disorders of Neurovascular Originp. 255
Neuropsychological Rehabilitationp. 281
Indexp. 307
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