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Neurosciences

Neuroscience is any or all of the sciences concerned with the nervous system and brain. Use this guide to find information resources about neurosciences including books, reports and journal articles.

Last updated: 16/08/2017

Key Resources

NICE Evidence: search for multiple sclerosis.
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NICE Evidence: search for Parkinson’s Disease.
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NICE Evidence: search for guidance on stroke rehabilitation
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NHS Wales: Health in Wales, neurosciences
NICE Evidence: search for Motor Neurone Disease
Scottish Government (2014) Stroke improvement plan, Edinburgh: Scottish Government.
Welsh Government (2014) Together for health: a neurological conditions delivery plan: a delivery plan up to 2017 for the NHS and its partners, Cardiff: Welsh Government.
We would like to thank the RCN Neuroscience member community for their input into the development of this subject guide.

Books

Bromberg M (2015) Motor neurone disease in adults, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Cartwright, Cathy C (2017) Nursing care of the pediatric neurosurgery patient, Berlin: Springer International Publishing Cartwright C (2017) Nursing care of the pediatric neurosurgery patient, Berlin: Springer.
Colosimo, Carlo (2015) Handbook of neurological therapy Colosimo C (2015) Handbook of neurological therapy, New York: Oxford University Press.
Hawley, Jason S (2014) Parkinson’s disease: improving patient care Hawley J (2014) Parkinson’s disease: improving patient care, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Hickey, Joanne (2014) The clinical practice of neurological and neurosurgical nursing Hickey J (2014) The clinical practice of neurological and neurosurgical nursing 7th edition, Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.
Miller, Chad M. (2015) Neurocritical care monitoring Miller C (2015) Neurocritical care monitoring, New York: Demos Medical.
Postle, Bradley (2015) Essentials of cognitive neuroscience Postle B (2015) Essentials of cognitive neuroscience, Hoboken: Wiley Blackwell.
Stein, Joel (2014) Stroke recovery and rehabilitation Stein J (2014) Stroke recovery and rehabilitation, New York: Demos Medical.
Torbey, Michel (2013) The stroke book Torbey M (2013) The stroke book, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Wijdicks, Eelco F. (2014) Providing acute care Wijdicks E (2014) Providing acute care, New York: Oxford University Press.

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Journal articles

Journals

Journals of interest for neuroscience. Use these links to see details of availability.

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Alan Chalkley

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