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Neurocinema

When Film Meets Neurology, 1st Edition

By Eelco F. M. Wijdicks

CRC Press

313 pages

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Description

Film directors recognize that neurologic disease impacts mind and motility and often use it in a plot or defining scene. It should be informative and educational to deconstruct neurologic representation in film. Neurocinema: When Film Meets Neurology is a collection of film essays that summarize the portrayal of major neurologic syndromes and

Table of Contents

Medicine in Film. The Neurologist in Film. Neurologic Disorders in Film. Neuroethics in Film. Neurologic Disorders in Documentary Film. Neurofollies in Film. Epilogue: The Neurology of Cinema. Appendix: Neurofilmography.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED000000
MEDICAL / General
MED002000
MEDICAL / Administration
MED056000
MEDICAL / Neurology
MED073000
MEDICAL / Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation