By Peter J. Koehler, George W. Bruyn, John M. S. Pearce
Neurology abounds with eponyms--Babinski's signal, Guillain-Barre' syndrome, Alzheimer's disorder, and so forth. Neurologists and neuroscientists, even though, are frequently hazy concerning the foundation of those phrases. This ebook brings jointly fifty five of the commonest eponyms regarding the neurological exam, neuroanatomy, and neurological illnesses. The chapters have a uniform constitution: a brief biography, a dialogue of and a citation from the unique ebook, and a dialogue of the next evolution and value of the eponym. pictures of all yet of the eponymists were integrated. the fabric is geared up into sections on anatomy and pathology, signs and indicators, reflexes and assessments, medical syndromes, and ailments and defects. the choice of eponyms used to be in accordance with the frequency of use, familiarity of scientific neurologists with the idea that, and the importance inside neurology of the person who coined the eponym. This quantity covers a few of the vintage rules within the historical past of medical neurology. will probably be of curiosity to neurologists, neuroscientists, clinical historians, and their scholars and trainees.
By Jes Olesen, Stephen D. Silberstein, Peter Tfelt-Hansen
Lots of the conventional headache medications are used to prevent a headache assault that's already in development, or approximately to start. although, there's now a transforming into physique of analysis aimed toward constructing medicines that may be taken frequently to avoid complications from beginning. those medications could be targetted at sufferers whose complications are widespread or who get their complications at predictable occasions. This ebook studies the possibility of prophylactic remedy of headache. It presents many of the current facts within the box of pharmaco-prophylaxis of migraine and different continual complications and will hence, function a platform for brand new projects within the box. The ebook studies the learn into the pharmacological mechanisms concerned, the periods of substances in improvement and the medical trials methodology.
The editors have accrued jointly the top overseas specialists to supply a booklet that might entice neurologists taking good care of headache sufferers, researchers within the box and people dependent within the pharmaceutical undefined.
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By ICON Health Publications
This can be a 3-in-1 reference ebook. It offers an entire scientific dictionary masking hundreds of thousands of phrases and expressions when it comes to facial palsy. It additionally supplies vast lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it offers details to clients on easy methods to replace their wisdom utilizing quite a few net assets. The booklet is designed for physicians, scientific scholars getting ready for Board examinations, scientific researchers, and sufferers who are looking to familiarize yourself with study devoted to facial palsy. in case your time is efficacious, this ebook is for you. First, you won't waste time looking the web whereas lacking loads of appropriate details. moment, the e-book additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste time and cash printing enormous quantities of websites.
By C. Thomas Gualtieri
Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Pharmacology explores the neuropsychiatric results of congenital and purchased mind lesions and their applicable pharmacologic therapy. The scientific difficulties addressed - essentially, notwithstanding constantly in a theoretical framework - are the critical behavioral issues of youngsters, of retarded humans, of individuals with epilepsy, and of sufferers of worrying mind damage. issues tested contain the neuropsychiatric and not on time neurobehavioral sequelae of annoying mind harm, inadvertent drug results, self-injurious habit, Cornelia De Lange syndrome, autism, tardive dyskinesia, and youth hyperactivity.
By A. Kushida Clete
Greater than 18 million american citizens have Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), yet greater than ninety% of situations nonetheless stay undiagnosed. This resource deals a radical evaluate of key issues within the id and remedy of OSA, and discusses concerns frequently unaddressed in different courses at the subject, reminiscent of gender, age, drug interactions, and linked stipulations to provide the clinician with most sensible practices, professional innovations, and straight forward tables and guidance for the care of sufferers with this illness.
By Adnan Qureshi
Cerebrovascular illness is a vital reason for morbidity and mortality around the world ;but endovascular techniques are swiftly increasing the spectrum of remedy for CV affliction. Atlas of Interventional Neurology is the 1st entire assessment of the fundamental ideas of endovascular remedy of cerebrovascular ailment. It takes readers logically via every one step of the strategies, reflecting real-time decision-making eventualities whereas highlighting anatomic landmarks and information. Concise directions are offered in bulleted shape, and symptoms and substitute equipment are mentioned the place acceptable. Atlas of Interventional Neurology is key interpreting for clinicians in interventional cardiology, interventional radiology, endovascular neurosurgery, interventional neurology, vascular surgical procedure, and neuroradiology.Special positive factors contain: step by step descriptions of every techniqueThousands of truly illustrated angiographic imagesCase-based strategy overlaying all universal situations, excellent for cliniciansEmphasis on universal pitfalls and the way to prevent themDiscussion of billing codes and regular charges, facilitating medical utilization via readersList of all providers of goods used (20100503)
By Leo M. Chalupa, John S. Werner
Visible technology is the version method for neuroscience, its findings correct to all different components. this huge selection of papers through best researchers within the box becomes a necessary reference for researchers and scholars in visible neuroscience, and should be of value to researchers and pros in different disciplines, together with molecular and mobile biology, cognitive technology, ophthalmology, psychology, machine technological know-how, optometry, and schooling. Over a hundred chapters disguise the complete box of visible neuroscience, from its old foundations to the most recent learn and findings in molecular mechanisms and community modeling. The e-book is equipped through topic--different sections hide such topics because the heritage of imaginative and prescient technology; developmental procedures; retinal mechanisms and techniques; association of visible pathways; subcortical processing; processing within the basic visible cortex; detection and sampling; brightness and colour; shape, shape,and item acceptance; movement, intensity, and spatial relationships; eye events; recognition and cognition; and theoretical and computational views. The checklist of members comprises prime foreign researchers in visible technological know-how.
By Jasper R. Daube, Devon I. Rubin
Clinical Neurophysiology, 3rd Edition will proceed the culture of the former volumes by means of offering a didactic, but obtainable, presentation of electrophysiology in 3 sections that's of use to either the clinician and the researcher. the 1st part describes the research of electrophysiological waveforms. part describes a few of the equipment and strategies of electrophysiological checking out. The 3rd part, even if brief in visual appeal, has innovations of symptom complexes and ailment entities utilizing electroencephalography, evoked potentials, and nerve conduction studies.