By Wanda Webb,Richard K. Adler

The concise, easy-to-understand Neurology for the Speech-Language Pathologist, sixth version provides scholars and clinicians with a realistic advisor for the examine and realizing of neurology in speech-language pathology (SLP). Correlated with scientific syndromes and ailments obvious in SLP, it provides a superior figuring out of the worried approach, together with: improvement of the worried procedure, association of the mind, protecting mechanisms, descending motor and ascending sensory pathways, and cranial nerves. New content material, case reviews, and a powerful medical concentration make this new version crucial as you progress into practice.

  • Case stories and medical applications in clinically orientated chapters offer you practical medical functions.
  • Presents complicated info clearly in a concise, easy-to-understand demeanour.
  • Clinical emphasis throughout makes this article worthy as you progress into medical perform — and get ready for the Praxis examination.
  • Evolve spouse website has vocabulary flashcards and learn questions with solutions so scholars can investigate their wisdom.
  • Key phrases in every one bankruptcy and an end-of-text glossary provide you with quick access to actual, concise definitions.

  • NEW! Separate part on pediatric speech and language disorders, together with a bankruptcy at the constructing brain.
  • EXPANDED! up-to-date sections on neurodiagnostic and neuroimaging techniques, in addition to formative years apraxia of speech, fluency issues, Autism, and TBI.
  • NEW! up-to-date dialogue of the anatomy and serve as of the cerebellum can provide the most up-tp-date info.
  • UPDATED! Covers the most recent neuroimaging research on anatomy, body structure, and problems of speech-language.
  • EXPANDED! Discusses the mind connectivity and the neural community underlying studying and language.
  • EXPANDED! Addresses motor keep watch over for speech production so that you remain within the comprehend.

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