ISBN : 9781632414007
Publisher : haylemedical
Language : English
Category : Engineering Technology in Medicine
Publication Year : 2016
Price : USD 150.00
Description : Stroke is a state of medical emergency that is related to brain. It can render a person dead or causes severe physical or mental problems such as cognitive impairment, depression, visual and communication problems, impaired motor function and balance, etc. It could be due to artery blockage or ruptures in blood vessels. A lot of research is being conducted worldwide for the diagnosis, treatment and management of critical conditions in relation to stroke. This book is a compilation of chapters that discuss the most vital concepts and emerging trends in the field of stroke research and treatment. It will provide comprehensive knowledge to the readers. This book will serve as a resource guide for a broad spectrum of readers including neurologists, researchers and students.
Author's Description :
Robin Deaver, MD, PhD specializes in neurology and neuroradiology. His academic and research interests lie in the study of ischemic stroke and stroke rehabilitation. He serves as an associate professor at a medical university in United Kingdom. He has received several awards for his teaching and research contributions. Deaver has authored and edited numerous articles, journal papers and books in the field of neuroscience and neurology.