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Recovery from Brain Damage

Reflections and Directions

  • F. D. Rose
  • D. A. Johnson

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 325)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Donald G. Stein, Marylou M. Glasier
    Pages 1-22
  3. J. W. T. Dickerson
    Pages 23-33
  4. John D. Sinden, Kathryn M. Marsden, Helen Hodges
    Pages 35-65
  5. Leonard Diller
    Pages 105-114
  6. F. D. Rose, Ian Q. Whishaw, M. W. van Hof
    Pages 115-135
  7. Faraneh Vargha-Khadem, Charles E. Polkey
    Pages 137-151
  8. F. D. Rose, D. A. Johnson
    Pages 187-198
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 199-216

About this book

Introduction

The present volume is based upon the invited review lectures delivered to the European Brain and Behaviour Society's Workshop on Recovery of Function Following Brain Damage held at Goldsmiths' College, University of London, in April 1991. Coming exactly ten years after the Society's ftrst meeting on this subject, held at Erasmus University, Rotterdam, a major objective of the Workshop was to review progress in the intervening years. This task was begun by Professor D. G. Stein in his opening presentation. Looking ahead to possible developments in recovery research in the next decade was the subject of Professor B. Kolb's closing lecture. The intervening presentations reviewed progress made in speciftc areas of recovery research. In addition to reviewing progress over the last decade we sought to achieve an additional objective in the way that the invited review lectures were organised. This was to bring together those doing basic research, usually animal research, and those whose of the lectures were "paired", research interests are more clinically orientated. Thus some one concentrating on the results of animal studies and one on clinical research findings.

Keywords

Europe basic research behavior brain brain injury development forebrain rehabilitation research university

Editors and affiliations

  • F. D. Rose
    • 1
  • D. A. Johnson
    • 2
  1. 1.Goldsmiths’ CollegeUniversity of LondonLondonEngland, UK
  2. 2.Astley Ainslie HospitalEdinburghScotland, UK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-3420-4
  • Copyright Information Plenum Press, New York 1992
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-6512-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4615-3420-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
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