MAD AS HELL, ewass at helix.nih.gov (Eric Wassermann) scratched out:
>In article <1994Mar6.200627.17167 at news.yale.edu>,
>FRICHARD at biomed.med.yale.edu (Frank Richardson) wrote:
>>>> In <ik93.762979812 at sol> ik93 at sol.acs.unt.edu writes:
>> > I am interested in studies or articles about neuroplasticity especially
>> > from a medical perspective. I am trying to convince an orthopedic
>> > surgeon that change within the nervous system is possible. He is of the
>> > opinion that the CNS is a static or slowly deteriorating system. Any
>> > help would be appreciated.
I've got a text book here on Basic Neurobiology that has a
section on plasticity in the visual cortex.
Nicholls, J. G., Martin R. A., Wallace B. G., "From Neuron
to Brain" 3rd ed. 1992. Sinauer Associates Inc. MA.
I also have a list of citations that may apply. I know that
Stryker and Constantine-Paton are researching this as well. You
might try them in Medline starting at around 1983.