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Brain Injury Medicine: Principles and Practice Hardcover – October 15, 2006

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ISBN-13: 978-1888799934 ISBN-10: 1888799935 Edition: 1st

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"...A 'go-to' reference for any clinician treating individuals with brain injury... The editors have assembled a single resource for physiatrists, neurologists, psychiatrists, therapists, nurses, psychologists, and other medical specialists, as well as for legal professionals and patient advocates. A medical condition of this magnitude and scope requires the thoughtful and wide-ranging coverage this text provides. It will quickly become the authoritative desk reference sought by clinicians practicing brain injury medicine." -- Journal of the American Medical Association, May 31, 2007<br /><br /> "A much-needed and welcome addition to the brain injury medical literature... an excellent comprehensive clearinghouse for state-of-the-art knowledge in brain injury medicine today... Anyone caring for brain-injured patients would do well to obtain this book for use as a go-to reference, a teaching tool, and for assistance with the many medical and rehabilitation management issues which face this patient population and the clinicians who care for them." -- Doody's Reviews<br /><br />"Brain Injury Medicine is clearly a 'go-to' textbook that belongs on the shelves of brain injury professionals across the board-- physicians, psychologists, therapists, and treatments specialists. It contains a depth and breadth of information on the science of brain injury and the state of the art in treating individuals. The editors and chapter authors of this excellent textbook deserve to be complimented for their expertise and commitment to helping professionals expand their knowledge of brain injury treatment, research, and service delivery." --Brain Injury Professional

About the Author

Nathan D. Zasler, MD, FAAPM&R, FAADEP, DAAPM is an internationally respected physician who specializes in acquired brain injury (ABI) care and neurorehabilitation. He is CEO and Medical Director of the Concussion Care Centre of Virginia, an outpatient neurorehabilitation practice specializing, as well as, Tree of Life, a transitional neurorehabilitation and long term care program for persons with ABI. Dr. Zasler is chief editor of the international scientific publications NeuroRehabilitation, The International Neurotrauma Letter, and Brain Injury. He currently serves as the Chairperson of the International Brain Injury Association.

Douglas I. Katz, MD is a neurologist specializing in patients with traumatic brain injury. He has been at HealthSouth Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital for nearly 20 years where he is Medical Director of Brain Injury Programs. He is presently with Boston University Neurology Associates and Associate Professor of Neurology at Boston University School of Medicine.

Ross D. Zafonte, DO is Earle P. and Ida S .Charlton Professor and Chair, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School. Vice President Medical Affairs, The Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, and Chief Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr Zafonte has been an active clinician and researcher in the area of brain injury as well as principal investigator for the University of Pittsburgh's NIDRR TBI Model System and NIH TBI Clinical Trials Center.

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 1275 pages
  • Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing; 1 edition (October 15, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1888799935
  • ISBN-13: 978-1888799934
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 2.3 x 11 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 8.2 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,525,344 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Amazon Customer on March 29, 2009
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I have many books on TBI (traumatic Brain Injury) including some textbooks, and this is the best. It has everything you need to know about the brain and more importantly what happens when there is damage. It doesn't cover first hand experience, it is more of a encyclopedia of brain injury. Everyone who deals with patients should have one and I highly recommend survivors and thier families have one.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Neurogeek on February 11, 2011
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This is a new and much needed updated medical book with information regarding Concussion and TBI.

From the family practitioner who sees the sports concussion and up, this is a must.
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By Joseph P. Northrop on January 3, 2015
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Highly informative, but, I didn't realize there was a second edition, which I should have bought instead.
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