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Rehabilitation with rTMS

  • The first and only practical guide on rTMS for stroke rehabilitation

  • The book is based on clinical data obtained from more than 2.000 patients

  • Numerous illustrations and photos with step-by-step guidance to treatment protocols and practical applications

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eBook USD 119.00
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  • ISBN: 978-3-319-20982-1
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  • Readable on all devices
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Softcover Book USD 159.99
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Hardcover Book USD 179.99
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Table of contents (8 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv
  2. rTMS and Its Potential Use in Stroke Rehabilitation

    • Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda
    Pages 1-8
  3. rTMS for Upper Limb Hemiparesis after Stroke

    • Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda
    Pages 9-71
  4. rTMS for Poststroke Aphasia

    • Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda
    Pages 73-88
  5. rTMS for Poststroke Dysphagia

    • Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda
    Pages 89-108
  6. rTMS for Lower Limb Hemiparesis after Stroke

    • Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda
    Pages 109-126
  7. rTMS in the Acute Phase of Stroke

    • Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda
    Pages 127-138
  8. Case Presentation (Including TMS Device Handling Instructions)

    • Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda
    Pages 139-183
  9. Future Challenges of rTMS Treatment

    • Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda
    Pages 185-203
  10. Back Matter

    Pages 205-208

About this book

Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) is increasingly being studied and used in stroke rehabilitation. This handbook is the first concise guide for clinicians and researchers working with or learning about rTMS in stroke rehabilitation. It gives you a practical guide to the novel use of rTMS in combination with intensive rehabilitation for the treatment of neurological sequelae of stroke. The application areas included are post-stroke upper limb hemiparesis, lower limb hemiparesis, aphasia and dysphagia.

Keywords

  • Neurophysiology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation
  • Stroke
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

Reviews

“This is a well-written review of select aspects of the use of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) for rehabilitation of people who are impaired by stroke. … This book is ideal for professionals who are getting started in research on the use of rTMS for stroke rehabilitation. … Figures and tables are highlights of the book. Reference lists are strong.” (Elliot J. Roth, Doody's Book Reviews, November, 2016)

Authors and Affiliations

  • Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan

    Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook USD 119.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-20982-1
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 159.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 179.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)