Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders, Second Edition introduces students to common adult communication disorders and associated neuroanatomy and neurophysiology in an accessible, functional, and clinical context. Fully revised and updated with a full color design, the Second Edition continues to provide students with necessary foundational knowledge while highlighting the human element of communication disorders. Illustrative patient profiles provided in new online videos demonstrate actual case examples of symptoms, deficits, and pathological behaviors, reinforcing key concepts presented within the textbook.
NEW to the Second Edition
New online videos illustrate the possible effects of medical conditions, such as stroke and Parkinson's disease, on communication, speech, language, cognition, and quality of life
Additional information on topics such as the Fregoli delusion, Guillain-Barre syndrome, visual deficits, and more
Updated with recent research on chronic traumatic encephalopathy in athletes
Full color design and expanded art program
Video icons refer students to the accompanying online videos
Clinical Notes and Author's Notes provide real-world insight to the student and humanize the subject matter
Main Points summarize key learning objectives
Review Questions offer an opportunity to apply content and assess comprehension
INSTRUCTOR RESOURCES: Answer Key, Slides in PowerPoint format, Test Bank
STUDENT RESOURCES: Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks an interactive eBook, helpful videos*, student practice activities and assessments, and a dashboard that reports actionable data.
*Some electronic formats and eBooks do not include access to Navigate 2 Advantage resources, including videos.