The Paradoxical Brain by Narinder Kapur,Oliver Sacks,Alvaro Pascual-Leone,Vilayanur

By Narinder Kapur,Oliver Sacks,Alvaro Pascual-Leone,Vilayanur Ramachandran,Jonathan Cole,Sergio Della Sala,Tom Manly,Andrew Mayes

The Paradoxical mind makes a speciality of a number of phenomena in medical and cognitive neuroscience which are counterintuitive and pass opposed to the grain of validated considering. The booklet covers a variety of themes via prime researchers, together with: • better functionality after mind lesions or sensory loss • go back to common functionality after a moment mind lesion in neurological stipulations • Paradoxical phenomena linked to human improvement • Examples the place having one sickness looks to avoid the prevalence of one other sickness • events the place medicines with opposed results on mind functioning can have worthwhile results in definite occasions a greater knowing of those interactions will result in a greater figuring out of mind functionality and to the creation of latest healing recommendations. The e-book may be of curiosity to these operating on the interface of mind and behavior, together with neuropsychologists, neurologists, psychiatrists and neuroscientists.

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