Reaching Down the Rabbit Hole

A Renowned Neurologist Explains the Mystery and Drama of Brain Disease
CD - unabridged
Audio (8 discs)
Product Number: DD16000
Released: Dec 30, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781494508227
Narrator/s: Paul Boehmer
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
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"Tell the doctor where it hurts." It sounds simple enough, unless the problem affects the very organ that produces awareness and generates speech. What is it like to try to heal the body when the mind is under attack? Like Alice in Wonderland, Dr. Allan H. Ropper inhabits a world where absurdities abound: - A figure skater whose body has become a ticking time-bomb - A salesman who drives around and around a traffic rotary, unable to get off - A college quarterback who can't stop calling the same play - A mother of two young girls, diagnosed with ALS, who has to decide whether a life locked inside her own head is worth living How does one begin to treat such cases, to counsel people whose lives may be changed forever? How does one train the next generation of clinicians to deal with the moral and medical aspects of brain disease? Dr. Ropper and his colleague answer these questions by taking the listener into a rarified world where lives and minds hang in the balance.


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Reaching Down the Rabbit Hole
Product Number: BX00048527
Product Number:Z100089604
Product Number:DD16000

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Narrator(s): Paul Boehmer
Product Number Z100089604
Released: Feb 02, 2015
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Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781494528225
Product Number EB00533075
Released: Sep 30, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781250034991

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