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Introduction

  • Michael D. Wesolowski
  • Arnie H. Zencius
Part of the Critical Issues in Neuropsychology book series (CINP)

Abstract

The human brain, suspended in fluid, protected by a tough layer of tissue called the dura mater, and enclosed in a bony vault, is nevertheless exposed to numerous afflictions including trauma, tumors, vascular accidents, infection, attack from toxic substances, and demyelinating and degenerative diseases. We shall limit our discussion to trauma.

Keywords

Brain Injury Neuropsychological Assessment Applied Behavior Analysis Neuropsychological Test Batterie Central Nervous System Dysfunction 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael D. Wesolowski
    • 1
  • Arnie H. Zencius
    • 2
  1. 1.Florida Department of Health and Rehabilitation ServicesMiamiUSA
  2. 2.Premier of Chicago Rehabilitation CenterDowners GroveUSA

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