Brain Power: A Neurosurgeon's Complete Program to Maintain and Enhance Brain Fitness Throughout Your Life

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Houghton Mifflin, 1991 - Health & Fitness - 256 pages
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"Brain Power" provides the first comprehensive program of "preventive medicine for the mind." As we live longer, we must learn to preserve the quality of life by keeping the mind young and healthy. Dr. Vernon Mark, a noted neurosurgeon, tells us that failing brain function is not a sign of old age.

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Vernon Mark is the retired Chief of Neurosurgery at Boston City Hospital. With the help of his public health specialist son Jeffrey, he has written a chatty, easy-to-understand guide to improving ... Read full review

Contents

The Principles of Preserving Brain Power
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z Brain Power Tests That You Can Do Alone
18
What the Mental Status Examination Means
27
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Vernon H. Mark, M.D., is a clinical associate in the Department of Neurosurgery at Massachusetts General Hospital. Peviously he was the chief of neurosurgery at Boston City Hospital.

Jeffrey P. Mark has a master's degree in public health from Tufts University and is the coauthor, with Dr. Mark, of BRAIN POWER.

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