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Title Neurological assessment in the first two years of life : instruments for the follow-up of high-risk newborns / edited by Giovanni Cioni and Eugenio Mercuri
Published London : Mac Keith Press, 2007


Description 1 online resource (viii, 277 pages) : illustrations
Series Clinics in developmental medicine ; no. 176
Clinics in developmental medicine ; no. 176
Contents Neurophysiological basis of development / Janet Eyre -- Neurological assessment in normal young infants / Eugenio Mercuri, Leena Haataja and Lilly Dubowitz -- Classical neurological examination in young infants with neonatal brain lesions / Eugenio Mercuri [and others] -- Other approaches to neurological assessment / Giovanni Cioni, Christa Einspieler and Paola Paolicelli -- Magnetic resonance imaging of the infant brain / Mary Rutherford, Eugenio Mercuri and Frances Cowan -- Diagnostic and prognostic value of electrophysiology / Enrico Biagioni, Andrea Guzzetta and Giovanni Cioni -- Assessment of the development of high-risk infants in the first two years / Samantha Johnson and Neil Marlow -- Cognitive development in the first two years of life / Francesco Guzzetta, Chiara Veredice and Andrea Guzzetta -- Hearing, language and communication / Elisabetta Genovese -- Development of vision and visual attention / Anthony Norcia and Francesca Pei -- Visual function in children with neonatal brain lesions / Eugenio Mercuri [and others] -- From observation to rehabilitation / Laura Zawacki and Suzann Campbell -- Longitudinal multi-centre follow-up of high-risk neonates: current status and future prospects / Michael Msall
Summary The book provides a review of the state of the art of neurological assessment in the first two years of life and identifies the most appropriate instruments for the follow-up of newborns who are at risk of developing neurological abnormalities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Newborn infants -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Pediatric neurology -- Diagnosis.
Neuropsychological tests.
Nervous System Diseases -- diagnosis
Nervous System Diseases -- prevention & control
Nervous System -- growth & development
Neurologic Examination -- methods
Neuropsychological Tests
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Children's Health.
MEDICAL -- Pediatrics.
Neuropsychological tests
Newborn infants -- Diseases -- Diagnosis
Pediatric neurology -- Diagnosis
Nouveau-nés -- Maladies -- Diagnostic.
Neurologie pédiatrique.
Form Electronic book
Author Cioni, Giovanni
Mercuri, Eugenio
LC no. 2008411622
ISBN 9781898683827