Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 August 2013

288 Pages | 52 illustrations

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199945719

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Navigating the Complexities of Stroke

Louis R. Caplan

Brain and Life Books

  • Important terms appear in bold and are defined on the page at first mention
  • True patient stories are included and shed light on human dimensions of stroke rehab
  • Covers themes that are often overlooked including the effect of strokes on the family and the community

New to this Edition:

  • New chapter on stroke in children and young adults
  • More material on obesity and stroke, metabolic syndromes, imaging, and the benefits of physical activity
  • New chapter on treatments to prevent stroke and recurrent strokes
  • Expanded data on recovery from stroke
  • Expanded information on what to expect after stroke

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