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Fatigue as a window to the brain

Fatigue as a window to the brain

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fatigue,
  • Neurophysiology,
  • Fatigue -- physiopathology,
  • Fatigue -- etiology,
  • Fatigue -- psychology,
  • Vermoeidheid,
  • Neurofysiologie,
  • Psychologische aspecten

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by John DeLuca ; [foreword by Simon Wessely].
    SeriesIssues in clinical and cognitive neuropsychology
    ContributionsDeLuca, John, 1956-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP421 .F38 2005, QP421 .F38 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 336 p. :
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18254139M
    ISBN 100262042274
    LC Control Number2004062102


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Fatigue as a Window to the Brain gathers experts on a wide variety of disorders to consider what the presence of fatigue tells us about how the brain works—more specifically, to identify the neural mechanisms potentially responsible for fatigue. The book looks at many of the major conditions in which fatigue is observed, with the hope that.

Fatigue as a Window to the Brain gathers experts on a wide variety of disorders to consider what the presence of fatigue tells us about how the brain works--more specifically, to identify the neural mechanisms potentially responsible for fatigue.

The book looks at many of the major conditions in which fatigue is observed, with the hope that. Get this from a library. Fatigue as a window to the brain. [John DeLuca;] -- Annotation Experts on a wide variety of conditions discuss the neural mechanisms associated with fatigue. Fatigue as a window to the brain All rights of any nature whatsoever reserved.

BOOK REVIEW Edited by John DeLuca The MIT Press, This edited volume, organized by Professor John DeLuca, The book would have been strengthened by more exten- at the College of Medicine of New Jersey, is ahead of the sive consideration of other syndromes such as.

Fatigue as a Window to the Brain Edited by John DeLuca. John DeLuca John DeLuca is Director of Neuroscience Research at the Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Corporation, Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Professor of Neurosciences at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-New Jersey.

Brain fatigue, when it is not managed well, or goes on for too long, reflects wear and tear or neurological oxidative stress. In essence, brain fatigue is a symptom of neurodegeneration.

Common Situations of Brain Fatigue Here are some common life examples of brain fatigue: A high school honors student enters a top level college and takes some. Immediate access to your online only subscription; Includes issues from January to December ; Automatic annual renewalCited by: 5.

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John DeLuca is Director of Neuroscience Research at the Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Corporation, Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Professor of Neurosciences at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-New Jersey Medical School.

9 Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and the Brain Susan K. Johnson and John DeLuca 10 Depression and Fatigue Susan K. Johnson 11 Fatigue and Somatization Lesley A. Allen and Javier I. Escobar IV Fatigue in General Medical and Other Conditions 12 HIV-Related Fatigue Natasha Dufour, Benoit Dube, and William Breitbart 13 Fatigue and Cited by:   Fatigue as a window to the brain Fatigue as a window to the brain Dandamudi, Venkata S.

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Muscle fatigue is the decline in ability of a muscle to generate can be a result of vigorous exercise but abnormal fatigue may be caused by barriers to or interference with the different stages of muscle are two main causes of muscle fatigue: the limitations of a nerve’s ability to generate a sustained signal (neural fatigue); and the reduced ability of the muscle.

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Dr. Alan agreed, that the term Adrenal Fatigue is a really inappropriate term for what is actually happening. He mentioned that endocrinologist and the research supports a term called adrenal insufficiency.Fatigue. Fatigue refers to a physiological state in which there is a decreased capacity to perform cognitive tasks and an increased variability in performance as a function of time on task.

Fatigue is also associated with tiredness, weakness, lack of energy, lethargy, depression, lack .