By Alexander Leff,Randi Starrfelt
This booklet is a complete overview of the most obtained problems of examining: hemianopic, natural and important alexia. The authors overview the diagnostic standards for every of the different sorts of disease, and the efficacy of the healing reviews that experience tried to remediate them. the several theoretical types of grownup studying, which principally relaxation on how the examining procedure responds to damage, also are mentioned and evaluated. Focal mind damage brought on by stroke and mind tumors are mentioned intensive as are the consequences of dementia on reading.
This ebook begins with a bankruptcy on general studying, via chapters on hemianopic alexia, natural alexia and crucial alexia, every one dependent within the similar manner, with: an outline of the situation; a old evaluation of situations up to now; psychophysics; attention of the causative lesions; proof from useful imaging reports on sufferers and, most significantly, a evaluate of the proof base for treating each one . eventually, there's a bankruptcy on how sufferer info has proficient how we expect approximately reading.
Alexia: analysis, remedy and Theory is geared toward neuropsychologists (both experimental and clinical), neurologists, speech therapists and others who take care of sufferers whose studying has been laid low with an bought mind harm, in addition to scholars learning language disorders.
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Alexia: Diagnosis, Treatment and Theory by Alexander Leff,Randi Starrfelt