Neuropsychological Assessment of Neuropsychiatric and Neuromedical Disorders

Hardcover | March 24, 2009

byIgor Grant, Kenneth Adams

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This is a major revision of a standard reference work for neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, and neurologists. About one-half of the book contains entirely new work by new contributors. New topics not covered in the previous editions include consideration of common sources of neurocognitivemorbidity, such as multiple sclerosis, diabetes, and exposure to heavy metals; psychiatric and behavioral disorders associated wtih traumatic brain injury; neuropsychology in relation to everyday functioning; the effects of cognitive impairment on driving skills, and adherence to medical treatments. The Third Edition aims to reflect the enormous developments in neuropsychology in terms of research, clinical applications, and growth of new talent during the past decade. At one time focused on mapping the cognitive and related consequences of brain injuries, research in neuropsychology has nowexpanded to much broader considerations of the effects of systemic disease, infection, medications, and inflammatory processes on neurocognition and emotion. The Third Edition attemtps to capture these developments while continuing to adhere to the objective of presenting them in a concise manner ina single volume.

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This is a major revision of a standard reference work for neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, and neurologists. About one-half of the book contains entirely new work by new contributors. New topics not covered in the previous editions include consideration of common sources of neurocognitivemorbidity, such as multiple sclerosis, diabete...

Igor Grant, M.D., F.R.C.P., is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California at San Diego, and Assistant Chief of Psychiatry, San Diego Veterans Administration Medical Center. Kenneth M. Adams, Ph.D., A.B.P.P., is Professor of Psychology at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, and Chief, Psychology Service, Veterans Admi...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:800 pages, 7.09 × 10 × 1.61 inPublished:March 24, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Part I: Methods of Comprehensive Neuropsychological Assessment1. Ralph M. Reitan and Deborah Wolfson: The Halstead-Reitan Neuropsychological Test Battery for Adutls, Theoretical, Methodological, and Validational Bases2. Pat McKenna and Elizabeth Warrington: The Analytical Approach to Neuropschological Assessment3. William P. Milberg, Nancy Hebben, and Edith Kaplan: The Boston Process Approach to Neuropsychological Assessment4. Daniel Tranel: The Iowa-Benton School of Neuropsychological Assessment5. Thomas H. Crook, Gary G. Kay, and Glenn J. Larrabee: Computer-Based Cognitive Testing6. Maura Mitrushina: Cognitive Screening Methods7. Robert K. Heaton, Lee Ryan, and Igor Grant: Demographic Influences and Use of Demographically Corrected Norms in Neuropsychological AssessmentPart II: Neuropsychiatric Disorders8. Mark W. Bondi, David P. Salmon, and Alfred W. Kaszniak: The Neuropsychology of Dementia9. Susan McPherson and Jeffrey Cummings: Neuropsychological Aspects of Parkinson's Disease and Parkinsonism10. Jason Brandt: Huntington's Disease11. Mary M. Robertson and Andrea E. Cavanna: The Neuropsychiatry and Neuropsychology of Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome12. Henry A. Buchtel and Linda M. Selwa: The Neuropsychology of Epilepsy13. Allen Thornton: Neuropsychology of Multiple Sclerosis14. Gregory G. Brown, Ronald M. Lazar, and Liza Delano-Wood: Cerebrovascular Disease15. Amanda Schurle Bruce, Mark S. Aloia, and Sonia Ancoli-Israel: Neuropscyhological Effects of Hypoxia in Medical Disorders16. Augustina M. A. Brands and Roy P. C. Kessels: Diabetes and the Brain: Cognitive Performance in Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes17. Steven P. Woods, Catherin L. Carey, Jennifer E. Iudicello, Scott L. Letendre, and Igor Grant: Neuropsychological Aspects of HIV Infection18. Sean B. Rourke and igor Grant: Neurobehavioral Correlates of Alcoholism19. Raul Gonzalez, Jasmin Vassileva, and J. Cobb Scott: Neuropsychological Consequences of Drug Abuse20. Roberta F. White and Patricia A. Janulewicz: Neuropsychological, Neurological and Neuropsychiatric COrrelates of Exposure to Metals21. Philip D. Harvey and richard S. E. Keefe: Clinical Neuropsychology of Schizophrenia22. Linas Bieliauskas: The Neuropsychology of Mood Disorders23. David P. Salmon and Larry Squire: The Neuropsychology of Memory Dysfunction and its AssessmentPart III: Psychosocial Consequences of Neuropsychological Impairment24. Sureyya Dikmen, Joan Machamer, and Nancy Temkin: Neurobehavioral Consequences of Traumatic Brain Injury25. George P. Prigatano and Franziska Maier: Neuropsychiatric, Psychiatric, and Behavioral Disorders Associated with Traumatic Brain Injury26. Erin E. Morgan and Robert K. Heaton: Neuropsychology in Relation to Everyday Functioning27. Thomas D. Marcotte: Neuropsychological Performance in Relation to Driving Skills28. Steven A. Castellon, Charles H. Hinkin, Matthew Wright, and Terry R. Barclay: Neuropsychological Function and Adherence to Medical TreatmentsIndexes