skip to content
The Developing Human Brain : Growth and Adversities Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Developing Human Brain : Growth and Adversities

Author: F H Gilles; Marvin D Nelson
Publisher: London : Mac Keith Press, 2012.
Series: Clinics in developmental medicine.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This book is about human brain development, focusing on the last half of gestation and the neonatal and infant periods. These periods bring the greatest risk for the acquisition of childhood functional neurologic deficits, including cerebral palsy, developmental delay and intellectual disability.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gilles, Floyd Harry.
Developing Human Brain : Growth and Adversities.
London : Mac Keith Press, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: F H Gilles; Marvin D Nelson
ISBN: 9781908316424 190831642X
OCLC Number: 811562509
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 400 pages, [8] pages of plates) : illustrations (some color).
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 INTRODUCTION; Book subject matter; Brain growth and development; Investigative studies; History of cerebral palsy; Embryonic and fetal age; National Collaborative Perinatal Project; Section 1; 2 BRAIN GROWTH; Introduction; Intrauterine growth periods; Growth functions; Historic introduction to growth studies; Allometric relationships of brain weight to body parameters; Differential growth of brain regions; Variations in weight of 'normal' organs at various ages; Sex dimorphism; Developing brain vulnerability; Cellularity and total cell number. Prenatal brain growth modelPostnatal growth model; Conclusions; 3 FETAL VENTRICULAR SIZE, SURFACES, ANDAPPENDAGES; Introduction: the embryonic development of ventricles; Developmental changes in ventricular epithelia; Relative ventricular sizes throughout gestation; Dorsal mesodiencephalic junction: pineal, subcommissural organ, andmesocoelic recess; Discussion; Conclusion; 4 GERMINAL TISSUE (SUBVENTRICULARZONE); Germinal matrix lining all ventricles; Growth and loss of lateral ventricle germinal tissue; Other embryonic ventricles. Sonographic and fetal magnetic resonance images of normal germinal matrixConclusion; 5 SURFACE CONFIGURATION-GYRALPATTERN DEVELOPMENT; Introduction; Cortical surface area development: isocortex and allocortex; Timing of gyration: changing gyral patterns related to gestational age; Sulcal fundi, roots, pits, and annectant gyri; Gyri, cortical thickness, neuronal maxima, and synapses; Effects of preterm birth on gyral development; Conclusion; 6 MYELINATED TRACTS: GROWTH PATTERNS; Introduction; Materials and methods; Sequence of myelination; White matter hypoplasia; Conclusion. 7 DEVELOPING BRAIN IMAGING ANDMagnetic resonance SPECTROSCOPYIntroduction; Prescanning evaluations; Cranial ultrasonography or neurosonography; Computed tomography; Magnetic resonance imaging; Magnetic resonance spectroscopy; Basic principles of magnetic resonance; Material; Data presentation; Normative developmental curves; Regional variations; Conclusions; 8 ANGIOGENESIS; Introduction; Embryonic, fetal, and early childhood angiogenesis; Blood-brain barrier development; Conclusion; Section 2 ; 9 DEVELOPMENTAL HUMAN FETALREACTIONS: AVOID, SQUINT, SCOWL, SNEER, AND PUCKER; Introduction. BackgroundResults; Neuroimaging; Conclusion; 10 BLAKE'S POUCH AND RETROCEREBELLARCYSTS: POSTERIOR FOSSA CYSTS; Normal posterior fossa development and anatomy; Leptomeningeal development; Fourth ventricular roof development; Cisterna magna; Posterior fossa cysts: general; Fibrous arachnoidal cysts; Arachnoidal duplications: Arachnoidal cysts proper; Blake's pouch and the opening of foramen of magendie; Lateral recess cysts; Dandy-Walker cysts; 'Mega' cisterna magna; Conclusion; 11 Developmental Central NervousSystem Aberration; Introduction; Changes in brain components.
Series Title: Clinics in developmental medicine.
Responsibility: Floyd H. Gilles, Marvin D. Nelson, Jr.
More information:

Abstract:

Clinics in Developmental Medicine Well over 200 illustrations, many in colour Co-authored by two experts in neuropathology and neuroimaging Takes a quantitative approach to brain  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

The text is comprehensive, well referenced and supported by numerous illustrations, including pictures, tables and diagrams. This is a useful resource that takes the reader into a fascinating journey Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/811562509> # The Developing Human Brain : Growth and Adversities
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "811562509" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Topic/brain_diseases> ; # Brain -- Diseases
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837629> ; # Brain--Growth
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837607> ; # Brain--Diseases
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/612.82/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Topic/psychology_neuropsychology> ; # PSYCHOLOGY--Neuropsychology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Topic/medical_neuroscience> ; # MEDICAL--Neuroscience
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85016338> ; # Brain--Growth
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85016332> ; # Brain--Diseases
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Topic/brain_growth> ; # Brain -- Growth
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Person/nelson_marvin_d> ; # Marvin D. Nelson
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Person/gilles_f_h> ; # F. H. Gilles
    schema:datePublished "2012" ;
    schema:description "Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 INTRODUCTION; Book subject matter; Brain growth and development; Investigative studies; History of cerebral palsy; Embryonic and fetal age; National Collaborative Perinatal Project; Section 1; 2 BRAIN GROWTH; Introduction; Intrauterine growth periods; Growth functions; Historic introduction to growth studies; Allometric relationships of brain weight to body parameters; Differential growth of brain regions; Variations in weight of 'normal' organs at various ages; Sex dimorphism; Developing brain vulnerability; Cellularity and total cell number."@en ;
    schema:description "This book is about human brain development, focusing on the last half of gestation and the neonatal and infant periods. These periods bring the greatest risk for the acquisition of childhood functional neurologic deficits, including cerebral palsy, developmental delay and intellectual disability."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1104793251> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Series/clinics_in_developmental_medicine> ; # Clinics in developmental medicine.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#CreativeWork/developing_human_brain_growth_and_adversities> ;
    schema:name "The Developing Human Brain : Growth and Adversities"@en ;
    schema:productID "811562509" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/811562509#PublicationEvent/london_mac_keith_press_2012> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Agent/mac_keith_press> ; # Mac Keith Press
    schema:url <http://librarytitles.ebrary.com/id/10565411> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/PublicFullRecord.aspx?p=3329165> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1667662> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/PublicFullRecord.aspx?p=4005954> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=503741> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781908316424> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/811562509> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Agent/mac_keith_press> # Mac Keith Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Mac Keith Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Person/gilles_f_h> # F. H. Gilles
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Gilles" ;
    schema:givenName "F. H." ;
    schema:name "F. H. Gilles" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Person/nelson_marvin_d> # Marvin D. Nelson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Nelson" ;
    schema:givenName "Marvin D." ;
    schema:name "Marvin D. Nelson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Series/clinics_in_developmental_medicine> # Clinics in developmental medicine.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/811562509> ; # The Developing Human Brain : Growth and Adversities
    schema:name "Clinics in developmental medicine." ;
    schema:name "Clinics in developmental medicine ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Topic/brain_diseases> # Brain -- Diseases
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Brain -- Diseases"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Topic/medical_neuroscience> # MEDICAL--Neuroscience
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "MEDICAL--Neuroscience"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#Topic/psychology_neuropsychology> # PSYCHOLOGY--Neuropsychology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "PSYCHOLOGY--Neuropsychology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85016332> # Brain--Diseases
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Brain--Diseases"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85016338> # Brain--Growth
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Brain--Growth"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837607> # Brain--Diseases
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Brain--Diseases"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837629> # Brain--Growth
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Brain--Growth"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1104793251#CreativeWork/developing_human_brain_growth_and_adversities>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Developing Human Brain : Growth and Adversities." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/811562509> ; # The Developing Human Brain : Growth and Adversities
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781908316424>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "190831642X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781908316424" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.