Cerebral Palsy - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781483104171, 9781483221205

Cerebral Palsy

1st Edition

A Clinical and Neuropathological Study

Authors: Erna Christensen Johannes C. Melchior
eBook ISBN: 9781483221205
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 1st January 1967
Page Count: 146
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Description

Cerebral Palsy: A Clinical and Neuropathological Study is an account of a detailed study in which obstetrical, neonatal and neurological investigations on a large group of patients are presented with full neuropathological data found at subsequent necropsy. The book discusses the general autopsy findings and neuropathological techniques; as well as neuropathological findings in the different clinical entities. The text also describes the neuropathological findings and classification; progressive encephalopathies; and epilepsy. Neurologists will find the book invaluable.

Table of Contents

Foreword Chapter I. Introduction Chapter II. A Review of the Literature Freud's Classification Basal Ganglia Disease Kernicterus Cerebellar Findings Perinatal Haemorrhage Neuropathological Findings Linked with Clinical Pictures Conclusion Chapter III. The Danish Clinical Material Previous Studies Clinical Findings in the Present Series of Autopsy Material Aetiological Factors Degree of Motor Handicap Head Circumference Intelligence Epilepsy EEG Studies Pneumoencephalography (PEG) Chapter IV. General Autopsy Findings and Neuropathological Techniques Chapter V. Neuropathological Findings in the Different Clinical Entities Clinical Classification and Definitions Spastic Tetraplegia Pure Tetraplegia
Age at Death Family History Other Causation Clinical Findings Neuropathological Findings Case Reports Discussion Conclusions Tetraplegia with Rigidity Age at Death Family History Other Causation Clinical Findings Neuropathological Findings Case Reports Discussion Conclusions Spastic Hemiplegia Age at Death Family History Other Causation Clinical Findings Neuropathological Findings Case Reports Discussion Conclusions Spastic Paraplegia and Diplegia Age at Death Possible Causation Clinical Findings Neuropathological Findings Case Reports Discussion Conclusions A thetosis Pure Athetosis Age at Death Possible Causation Clinical Findings Neuropathological Findings Case Reports

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No. of pages:
146
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Butterworth-Heinemann 1967
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
eBook ISBN:
9781483221205

About the Author

Erna Christensen

Johannes C. Melchior

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