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Stroke

Stroke  

Narinder Kapur

in Injured Brains of Medical Minds: Views from Within

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 1996
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807930
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780198521440.003.0006
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198521440
This chapter explores stroke. It presents first-hand case reports on topics such as language disorders that can follow a stroke, neuro-anatomical considerations after a stroke, along with a ... More
Brain tumour

Brain tumour  

Narinder Kapur

in Injured Brains of Medical Minds: Views from Within

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 1996
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807930
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780198521440.003.0005
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198521440
This chapter considers brain tumours, and includes first-hand case reports on subjects such as cerebral tumours, pituitary cysts, astrocytoma, and recovery from cerebellar medulloblastoma ... More
Epilepsy

Epilepsy  

Narinder Kapur

in Injured Brains of Medical Minds: Views from Within

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 1996
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807930
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780198521440.003.0008
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198521440
This chapter explores epilepsy. It includes first-hand case reports on medical professionals’ experiences with their own epilepsy, as well as a case with symptoms of organic brain disease, ... More
Leucotomy

Leucotomy  

Donald W. Winnicott

in The Collected Works of D. W. Winnicott: Volume 3, 1946-1951

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2016
Series: 
The Collected Works of D. W. Winnicott
Published Online: 
Dec 2016
eISBN: 
9780190458416
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780190271350.003.0048
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780190271350
In this paper for medical students, Winnicott expresses his attitude on leucotomy. While he believes it to represent the worst possible trend in medical practice, he acknowledges that the ... More
Language disorders

Language disorders  

Narinder Kapur

in Injured Brains of Medical Minds: Views from Within

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 1996
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807930
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780198521440.003.0002
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198521440
This chapter discusses language disorders, and includes first-hand case reports and commentaries on topics such as aphasia (as the result of a stroke, and the recovery from aphasia), and ... More
Head injury

Head injury  

Narinder Kapur

in Injured Brains of Medical Minds: Views from Within

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 1996
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807930
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780198521440.003.0007
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198521440
This chapter explores head injury. It includes first-hand case reports on topics such as recovery from trauma and closed brain injury, cerebral concussion, and brain damage. It also ... More
Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson’s disease  

Narinder Kapur

in Injured Brains of Medical Minds: Views from Within

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 1996
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807930
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780198521440.003.0004
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198521440
This chapter explores Parkinson’s disease. It includes first-hand case reports from medical professionals who developed Parkinson’s disease, as well as the alleviation of severe emotional ... More
Overview

Overview  

Narinder Kapur

in Injured Brains of Medical Minds: Views from Within

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 1996
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807930
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780198521440.003.0009
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198521440
Doctors and other health care workers who fall ill provide a rare instance of an encounter between two sets of knowledge and experience, that of the healer and that of the personal to be ... More
Injured Brains of Medical MindsViews from Within

Injured Brains of Medical Minds: Views from Within  

Narinder Kapur (ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 1996
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807930
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780198521440.001.0001
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198521440
This title provides a unique perspective on what it is like to be brain damaged, seen through the eyes of doctors or neurosurgeons who have themselves suffered a brain injury or brain ... More
Memory disorders

Memory disorders  

Narinder Kapur

in Injured Brains of Medical Minds: Views from Within

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 1996
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807930
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780198521440.003.0001
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198521440
This chapter explores memory disorders. It first discusses the five memory systems (episodic, semantic, primary, perceptual representation, and procedural memory), before presenting a ... More
Visual disorders

Visual disorders  

Narinder Kapur

in Injured Brains of Medical Minds: Views from Within

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 1996
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807930
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780198521440.003.0003
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198521440
This chapter explores visual disorders, and includes case reports and commentary on topics such as patterns of cerebral integration indicated by the scotomas of migraine, visual ... More
The Miscellaneous Group—Description of the Clinical Group Comprising the Smallest Number in the Total Sample

The Miscellaneous Group—Description of the Clinical Group Comprising the Smallest Number in the Total Sample  

Eli Robins M.D.

in The Final Months: A Study of the Lives of 134 Persons Who Committed Suicide

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 1981
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jun 2017
eISBN: 
9780191842184
DOI: 
10.1093/med-psych/9780195029116.003.0006
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Clinical Adult Psychology, Psychopathology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195029116
Disorder: 
Suicide
This chapter focuses on the members of the smallest diagnostic group, which was comprised of ‘miscellaneous’ diagnoses, including organic brain syndrome, schizophrenia, drug dependence, and ... More

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