11. Cerebrovascular Disease: Focus on Sickle Cell Disease

  1. Cynthia A. Riccio,
  2. Jeremy R. Sullivan and
  3. Morris J. Cohen

Published Online: 9 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269954.ch11

Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders

Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders

How to Cite

Riccio, C. A., Sullivan, J. R. and Cohen, M. J. (2010) Cerebrovascular Disease: Focus on Sickle Cell Disease, in Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269954.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 15 FEB 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470184134

Online ISBN: 9781118269954

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Keywords:

  • cerebrovascular disease;
  • brain injury;
  • sickle cell anemia;
  • younger children;
  • cerebrovascular accident

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definition

  • Etiology

  • Course and Prognosis

  • Evidence-Based Interventions

  • Case Study: Lania—Sickle Cell Disease without Stroke

  • Case Study: Jed—Sickle Cell Disease with Stroke

  • Concluding Comments