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Author Brett, Doris, author

Title The twelfth raven : a memoir of stroke, love and recovery. / Doris Brett ; cover design by Anna Maley-Fadgyas
Published Crawley, Western Australia : UWA Publishing, 2014


Description 1 online resource (321 pages)
Summary When Doris Brett's fit and healthy 59-year-old husband Martin had a stroke, they were unexpectedly thrown into a journey of discovery. What began as a minor stroke turned into a golf-ball sized blood clot on his brain, followed by a life-threatening heart condition. Later, Doris learned that she carried the potentially deadly BRCA1 genetic mutation. Due largely to Doris' research into brain plasticity and the neurotherapy techniques she implemented, Martin's recovery was exceptional and he has now returned to all of his pre-stroke activities. The Twelfth Raven is a literary journey through a s
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed June 19, 2014)
Subject Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients -- Biography
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients
Genre/Form Biographies
Form Electronic book
Author Maley-Fadgyas, Anna, cover designer
ISBN 9781742585963