Cognitive and behavioural neurology in developmental age
Daria Riva, Sara Bulgheroni
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Cognitive and behavioural neurology is increasingly the focus of attention
from the neurosciences, both in adults and children.This field combines a
number of specialties to ensure that neurological conditions are approached
from different standpoints. Appropriate cognitive/behavioural evaluation
methods should based upon the known characteristics of neuropathology,
molecular genetics and neurophysiology of the disorders.
An exhaustive review of a fast-growing discipline: cognitive and behavioural
This book provides **an update on neurocognitive and behavioural deficits
observed in developmental neurology:**
* brain malformations,
* autistic spectrum disorders,
* syndromic and non-syndromic intellectual disabilities,
* cerebral palsy
* CNS progressive disorders.
It aims to **describe cognitive/behavioural phenotypes** , **define
indications for treatment and rehabilitation, and enhance knowledge acquired
from clinical studies.**
The contents are addressed to child neurologists and psychiatrists,
psychologists, paediaricians, behavioural and speech therapists.