Download Neuropsicologia dell'attenzione 4: Aspetti clinici della by Paolo Bartolomeo PDF

By Paolo Bartolomeo

los angeles negligenza spaziale è una conseguenza drammatica ma relativamente poco conosciuta delle lesioni dell’emisfero cerebrale destro.

I pazienti negligenti non prestano attenzione a quanto avviene alla loro sinistra, sono spesso inconsapevoli dei loro deficit (anosognosia), e possono negare ostinatamente di essere emiplegici.

La diagnosi di negligenza è importante, perché l. a. sua presenza predice uno scarso recupero funzionale del paziente; d’altra parte, esistono efficaci tecniche di riabilitazione.

Questo quantity presenta i principali segni clinici associati alla negligenza spaziale, insieme ai try clinici, neuropsicologici ed ecologici utilizzati in keeping with los angeles sua diagnosi.

L’autore è professore ordinario di Neuropsicologia e Neuroscienze Cognitive all’Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano e Direttore di Ricerca nell’ospedale universitario Pitié-Salpêtrière a Parigi, dove si occupa dei meccanismi dell’attenzione umana e delle loro patologie nelle malattie neurologiche.

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Download Nutritional Modulation of Neural Function (Ucla Forum in by John E. Morley,M. Barry Sterman PDF

By John E. Morley,M. Barry Sterman

dietary Modulation of Neural functionality probes into the mechanisms during which ingested meals can exert such impacts and modulate neuronal functionality. The compendium relies at the assembly held in Santa Barbara, California, in March 1986, less than the aegis of the mind learn Institute of the college of California, Los Angeles.

The papers within the ebook examines subject matters comparable to the results of nutrients at the unencumber of peptide hormones from the gastrointestinal tract and the influence of those peptides on valuable fearful approach functionality; the mechanisms in which mammals keep an eye on ingestive behaviors; meals myths and the consequences of varied dietary elements to behaviour and psychological functioning; the proof that glucose can modulate opioid receptors and change a few opioid-dependent behaviors; and the function of zinc metabolism in limbic approach buildings within the pathogenesis of seizures.

Neurologists, pathologists, and researchers within the box of drugs will locate the textual content very insightful.

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Download Brain Imaging in Behavioral Medicine and Clinical by Ronald A. Cohen,Lawrence H. Sweet PDF

By Ronald A. Cohen,Lawrence H. Sweet

quick advancements in mind neuroimaging tools have happened over the last decade. those advances have revolutionized cognitive and behavioral neuroscience, and are inclined to have significant impact on scientific mental, psychiatric, and neurological perform over the arrival years. there are various very good books that concentrate on particular neuroimaging tools, reminiscent of fMRI. additionally, cognitive and neuroscience texts have more and more integrated practical mind neuroimaging. but, there are few books thus far that give some thought to and assessment rising learn within the software of mind neuroimaging equipment for the learn and evaluate of behavioral and cognitive problems. This publication offers a huge insurance of present learn traits within the medical software of mind neuroimaging equipment within the context of behavioral medication, neuropsychology, and similar components of scientific psychology. It uniquely integrates present neuroimaging tools and reviews with present behavioral drugs examine, and offers wisdom derived from fresh advancements within the fields of practical and structural mind imaging. by way of integrating info from experimental behavioral medication with medical insights, this booklet will function a resource booklet for neuropsychologists, psychologists, neurologists, psychiatrists, and different pros in either medical perform and educational context. This integration ends up in the reader having a better realizing of the way the mind controls habit, the disturbances of habit which can take place with diverse issues, and what clinicians should still reflect on whilst assessing or operating with sufferers with behavioral problems.

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Download Computational, Geometric, and Process Perspectives on Facial by Michael J. Wenger,James T. Townsend PDF

By Michael J. Wenger,James T. Townsend

in the final 3 a long time, curiosity within the mental event of human faces has drawn jointly cognitive technological know-how researchers from different backgrounds. machine scientists consult neural scientists who draw at the paintings of mathematicians who explicitly impact these engaging in behavioral experiments.

The chapters during this quantity illustrate the breadth of the study on facial belief and reminiscence, with the emphasis being on mathematical and computational methods. In pulling jointly those chapters, the editors sought to do even more than illustrate breadth. They endeavored to boot to demonstrate the synergies and tensions that necessarily consequence from adopting a large view, one in keeping with the rising self-discipline of cognitive science.

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Download Broken Spirits: The Treatment of Traumatized Asylum Seekers, by John P. Wilson,Boris Drozdek PDF

By John P. Wilson,Boris Drozdek

psychological illnesses between asylum seekers and refugees have gotten a public factor, yet expertise of this challenge one of the psychological well-being group is comparatively low. even though advances were made within the provision of cutting edge psychological wellbeing and fitness prone for asylum seekers and refuges with PTSD, they aren't systemized, and never widely recognized to execs within the box. A booklet supplying sensible directions for the therapy of torture sufferers and political refugees doesn't exist. Broken Spirits goals to assemble the works of the main revered psychological wellbeing and fitness pros - from the U.S. and in a foreign country - and make on hand the most up-tp-date wisdom on complicated PTSD, compelled migration and cultural sensitivity in prognosis and treatment.

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Download The Consumer Mind: Brand Perception and the Implications for by Pepe Martínez PDF

By Pepe Martínez

the patron brain explores the connection among shoppers and types, analysing the categories of conversation and their notion of manufacturers. according to learn from Millward Brown, one of many world's best learn organizations, it offers specialist recommendation for advertising practitioners on how manufacturers, items, providers and communications achieve the brain of the shopper. With insights in response to the most recent advances in neuroscience and psychology, it analyses the day-by-day psychological capabilities of customers, when it comes to others and their atmosphere, and the consequences for manufacturers. the patron brain encourages agents to contemplate humans and their daily lives, permitting them to steer the best way that their manufacturers are perceived and to inspire trial and repeat purchases.

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Download Psychophysiological Recording by Robert M. Stern,William J. Ray,Karen S. Quigley PDF

By Robert M. Stern,William J. Ray,Karen S. Quigley

it is a thorough revision of a profitable introductory textual content on psychophysiological recording. The authors comprise details at the latest gear used this day to do mind scanning and speak about different apparatus no longer on hand in 1980. a brand new bankruptcy on sign processing and research has been further, and discussions hide nonlinear structures in addition to cognitive psychophysiology.

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Download Articulation and Phonological Disorders: Speech Sound by John E. Bernthal,Nicholas W. Bankson,Jr. Flipsen Peter PDF

A vintage within the box, Articulation and Phonological issues: Speech Sound problems in Children, 7e, offers the main updated views at the nature, overview, and therapy of speech sound issues. vital reference, this vintage publication grants unprecedented assurance of scientific literature and specializes in speech problems of unknown motives. providing a variety of views, it covers the conventional facets of speech sound articulation, basic speech sound acquisition, the type of and components with regards to the presence of phonological problems, the evaluation and remediation of speech sound issues, and phonology because it pertains to language and dialectal diversifications. This variation gains twelve plausible chapters, together with a brand new bankruptcy at the class of speech sound problems, an accelerated dialogue of early life apraxia of speech, extra insurance of evidence-based practices, and a glance at either motor-based and linguistically-based therapy approaches.