Cranial Nerves and Oral Motor Disorder in Infants and Adults

By: Sudip Paul | Nachiketa Rout
  • ISBN: 978-93-83419-739
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Dimension: 6 x 9 in.
  • Binding: Hardback
  • Pages: 150

Description

The book explains comprehensive diagnostic and intervention techniques, covering various aspects of Cerebral Palsy (CP) and other associated disorders.
This includes various milestones achieved to date in CP management from the historical to the newly developed methods for treatment. A brief introduction
to the developmental delay causing various neurological processes leading to disability is also described in a systematic manner from root cause to the affected
body parts. Explanation and effects of various cranial nerves affecting motor, speech and swallowing are an integral part of this book. Various approaches of cranial nerve
stimulation from a non‐pharmacological method with evaluation and assessment of applied methods are given to understand the association between therapy and
outcome of these methods. The chapters are designed to help children and their parents, medical practitioners/clinicians, health professionals, speech-language
pathologists, doctors and physicians.

About the Author


Sudip Paul

Sudip Paul is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Technology, North‐Eastern Hill University (NEHU), Shillong, India.

Nachiketa Rout

Nachiketa Rout is an as Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Speech, Hearing and Communication, National Institute for Empowerment of Person with Multiple
Disabilities, Chennai, India.