Geriatric Neuropsychology: Practice Essentials

1st Edition

Shane S. Bush, Thomas A. Martin

Taylor & Francis
Published September 11, 2014
Reference - 580 Pages - 5 Color & 16 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781138009974 - CAT# Y164416
Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

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Summary

The text provides a lifespan developmental approach to neuropsychology. It addresses the many issues in neuropsychological assessment that differ between younger and older adults. It describes the symptoms, neuropathology, diagnostic considerations, and treatment options of common neurological disorders associated with aging. It also addresses special considerations related to geriatric neuropsychology, such as ethical issues, family systems issues, decision-making capacity, cultural consideration, and medical/medication/substance use issues. Additionally, a list of resources for the elderly and their families is also provided.

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