Neuroscience, Fundamentals for Rehabilitation , 3rd Edition


3rd Edition Fundamentals for Rehabilitation

By Laurie Lundy-Ekman, PhD, PT, Professor of Physical Therapy, Pacific University, Hillsboro, OR

1. Introduction to Neuroscience

2. Physical and Electrical Properties of Cells in the Nervous System

3. Synapses and Synaptic Transmissions

4. Neuroplasticity

5. Development of the Nervous System

6. Somatosensory System

7. Somatosensation: Clinical Applications

8. Autonomic Nervous System

9. Motor System

10. Basal Ganglia, Cerebellum, and Movement

11. Peripheral Nervous System

12. Spinal Region

13. Cranial Nerves

14. Brain Stem Region

15. Vestibular and Visual Systems

16. Cerebrum

17. Cerebrum: Clinical Applications

18. Support Systems: Blood Supply and Cerebrospinal Fluid System

Appendix: Neurotransmitters and Neuromodulators