By Nathan Zasler MD,Douglas MD Katz,Ross DO Zafonte
Brain harm medication: rules and Practice is a finished consultant to all elements of the administration concerns keen on taking care of the individual with mind damage - from early analysis and evaluate in the course of the post-acute interval and rehabilitation. it's the definitive middle textual content wanted through all practitioners during this quarter, together with physiatrists, neurologists, psychologists, nurses, and different health and wellbeing care professionals.
Written through over a hundred said leaders within the box, and containing countless numbers of tables, graphs, and photographic photos, the textual content bargains with problems with neuroimaging and neurodiagnostic trying out, analysis and consequence, acute care, rehabilitative care, therapy of particular populations, neurologic difficulties following harm, neuromusculoskeletal difficulties, and common administration issues.
Key positive aspects include:
- Emphasis on a disorder country administration method of sufferer evaluation and treatment
- Promotion of a holistic, biopsychosocial version of sufferer review and care
- Review of present specialist consensus on perform guidelines
- Exploration of epidemiologic and uncomplicated pathophysiologic features of mind injury
- Examination of scientific concerns in the course of the continuum of rehabilitative care
- Cutting side, functional info according to the authors' vast medical event that would absolutely impression sufferers and households following mind harm
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