Rehabilitation after central nervous system trauma
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Rehabilitation after central nervous system trauma Symposium, September 25-27, 1973 by Skandia International Symposium Stockholm 1973.

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Published by Nordiska Bokhandeln in Stockholm .
Written in English


  • Central nervous system -- Wounds and injuries -- Patients -- Rehabilitation -- Congresses.

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Statemented. by Harry Boström, Tage Larsson, and Nils Ljungstedt ; sponsored by the Skandia Group.
SeriesSkandia international symposia
ContributionsBoström, Harry., Larsson, Tage, 1905-, Ljungstedt, Nils., Skandiakoncernen.
LC ClassificationsRD593 .S546 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5165119M
LC Control Number74595326

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Some of the basic concepts of regeneration and repair taking place after central nervous system injury have led to strategies for treatment and rehabilitation of patients with brain damage. Initial attempts to use neural grafts to repair the damage in experimental animals took place more than a century ago (Thompson ).   The ACC, or emotion regulation center, is located next to the prefrontal cortex, but is deeper inside the brain. This area is responsible (in part) for regulating emotion, and (ideally) has a.   The central nervous system is composed of the brain and the spinal cord, and the peripheral nervous system is composed of the nerves and ganglia that stem from the CNS.   The brain and nervous system become stuck in trauma and are rewired in a way that makes healing a challenge. According to the late neuroscientist Paul MacLean, the brain is .

In two freestanding volumes, the Textbook of Neural Repair and Rehabilitation provides comprehensive coverage of the science and practice of neurological rehabilitation. Revised throughout, bringing the book fully up to date, this volume, Neural Repair and Plasticity, covers the basic sciences relevant to recovery of function following injury to the nervous system, reviewing anatomical and physiological plasticity in the normal central nervous system, mechanisms of neuronal death.   Central nervous system trauma, whichencompasses stroke, subarachnoid hemorrhage, head injury, and spinal cord injury, is a leading cause of death in developed countries. In the search for underlying mechanisms, membrane involvement has been the common link. This fourth volume in the Membrane-Linked Diseases series is therefore dedicated to research on CNS ng on . Rehabilitation after illness or injury aims to help you recover. Learn more about rehabilitation services, the specialised health professionals involved, and how they can help. and is a system of nerves that relays messages to and from the central nervous system to your shoulder, arm and hand. If this web of nerves is damaged, it can have.   They’re central nervous system nerves. There is no cure. You’re what we call a partial paraplegic and you will have all the injuries that go along with that. You’ll have no feeling from the waist down. At most, you might get 10 to 20% return.’”.