Neurosensory Disorders in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Michael E. Hoffer
  • Release Date : 24 November 2018
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 452
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128125489

Neurosensory Disorders in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Book Summary

Mild traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI or Concussion) is an increasingly common public health issue in sports, military environments, and life in today’s active world. Despite a great deal of study and public attention to this disorder, knowledge about optimal diagnostic, prognostic, and treatment information remains lacking. Neurosensory symptoms have been shown to be the most frequent complications of mTBI in both the acute and chronic setting. Neurosensory Disorders in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury brings together both the basic science work as well as the clinical work in mTBI into one volume to provide a comprehensive examination of the neurosensory issues associated with this disorder. Coverage includes chapters on defining mild Traumatic Brain Injury, neurosensory consequences, neurosensory disorders in clinical practice, and diagnosis and treatment for neurosensory disorders in mTBI. This book is written for clinicians, researchers, residents and students in neurology and neuroscience. Provides a comprehensive examination of the neurosensory issues associated with mild Traumatic Brain Injury and concussion Brings together both the basic science work and the clinical work in mTBI into a single volume Helps clinicians understand the best diagnosis and treatment paths and puts current research into perspective for researchers

Neurosensory Disorders in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Neurosensory Disorders in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Author : Michael E. Hoffer,Carey D. Balaban
Publisher : Academic Press
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Mild traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI or Concussion) is an increasingly common public health issue in sports, military environments, and life in today’s active world. Despite a great deal of study and public attention to this disorder, knowledge about optimal diagnostic, prognostic, and treatment information remains lacking. Neurosensory symptoms have ...

Neurosensory Disorders in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Neurosensory Disorders in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

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Neurosensory Disorders in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury brings together both the basic science work and clinical work in mTBI into one volume to provide a comprehensive examination of the neurosensory issues associated with this disorder. Despite a great deal of study and public attention to this disorder, knowledge about optimal ...

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Publisher : National Academies Press
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