Category: Neurology

Snoring and Sleep Apnea: Sleep Well, Feel Better by Dr. Ralph Pascualy MD

By Dr. Ralph Pascualy MD

Noisily snoring isn't any funny story! noisily snoring is the commonest signal of sleep apnea, a in all probability deadly sleep problem that has effects on nearly 20 million american citizens. it really is linked to center ailment, hypertension, strokes, and untimely dying, and is a typical explanation for using injuries, but it often is going undiagnosed. noisily snoring and Sleep Apnea is for those who have — or suspect that they've — sleep apnea. it's also written for his or her mattress companions, households, and associates, and for healthiness care execs excited by sleep apnea administration. The booklet presents solutions to key questions, written in easy-to-understand phrases, in addition to the professionals and cons of particular remedies. This largely revised and up-to-date 3rd variation comprises info on new surgical strategies, the therapy of kids with noisily snoring and sleep apnea difficulties, and new oral home equipment for aid of noisily snoring and sleep apnea.

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Category: Neurology

20 Things to Know about Deep Brain Stimulation by Erwin B. Montgomery Jr.

By Erwin B. Montgomery Jr.

Twenty issues to understand approximately Deep mind Stimulation is an in depth and in-depth serious research of the sphere of Deep mind Stimulation (DBS) from what many may possibly ponder a innovative point of view. This e-book demonstrates the original nature and brilliant promise of DBS and indicates the way it is extraordinary as a healing intervention. Dr. Montgomery offers an epistemic research of the presuppositions, assumptions and fallacies underlying present scientific figuring out of DBS in addition to the body structure and pathophysiology plagued by DBS. experiences of the security and efficacy for a few stipulations, sufferer decisions and matters within the post-operative administration also are incorporated. Given the progressive capability and the complexity of DBS in an ever altering healthcare supply context, the ethics of DBS are mentioned intimately.

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Category: Neurology

Bradley’s Neurology in Clinical Practice, 2-Volume Set by Robert B. Daroff MD, Joseph Jankovic MD, John C Mazziotta MD

By Robert B. Daroff MD, Joseph Jankovic MD, John C Mazziotta MD PhD, Scott L Pomeroy MD PhD

Comprehensive, effortless to learn, and clinically relevant, Bradley’s Neurology in scientific Practice presents the main up to date info awarded through a veritable "Who's Who" of medical neuroscience. Its targeted association permits clients to entry content material either by way of offering symptom/sign and by means of particular affliction entities-mirroring the best way neurologists perform. a realistic, trouble-free variety; templated association; evidence-based references; and powerful interactive content material mix to make this an awesome, dynamic source for either training neurologists and trainees.

  • Authoritative, updated guidance from Drs. Daroff, Jankovic, Mazziotta, and Pomeroy in addition to greater than a hundred and fifty specialist individuals equips you to successfully diagnose and deal with the entire diversity of neurological issues.
  • True-to-life view of ways neurological problems manifest through detailed videos overlaying EEG and seizures, deep mind stimulation for PD and tremor, sleep issues, flow problems, ocular oscillations, EMG evaluate, cranial neuropathies, issues of higher and decrease motor neurons, in addition to different neurologic symptoms.
  • Easy searches via an intuitive organization through either symptom and grouping of ailments mirrors how you perform.

  • The most up-to-date advances in medical neurogenetics, mind perfusion recommendations for cerebrovascular ailment, the connection among neurotrauma and neurodegenerative disorder, administration ideas for levodopa-related problems in flow issues, innovative neuropsychiatric issues bobbing up from autoimmune encephalitis, and extra maintain you on the leading edge of your box.
  • Reorganized table of contents together with new chapters on: mind dying, Vegetative, and Minimally awake States; Deep mind Stimulation; Sexual disorder in Degenerative and Spinal twine issues; activities and function Concussion; results of Drug Abuse at the worried approach; and Mechanisms of Neurodegenerative issues.
  • Regular on-line updates mirror the most recent details at the prognosis and therapy of neurologic illnesses in line with the most recent concepts and methodologies.
  • Expert seek advice e-book model integrated with purchase. This improved publication event enables you to seek all the textual content, figures, references, and movies from the publication on numerous units.

Don’t fall in the back of the advances in medical neurology - use Bradley’s multimedia content material and get ahead

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Category: Neurology

Neuroimaging Part I by Joseph C. Masdeu, R. Gilberto Gonzalez

By Joseph C. Masdeu, R. Gilberto Gonzalez

Neuroimaging maintains to extend swiftly within the diversity of know-how and its purposes to scientific neurology. hence, there's a have to replace the information during this box for all attracted to the research of the frightened approach. this primary quantity covers in particular an outline of imaging suggestions and imaging of the grownup mind. It goals at offering a accomplished view of the sector of neuroimaging, important either to newcomers in a number of comparable fields and to experts aspiring to replace or refresh their wisdom base on neuroimaging.

This quantity techniques the subject of neuroimaging widely, and pictures are used profusely, lots of them in colour. enter from prime specialists across the world has been collated to supply the broadest view of neuroimaging because it presently stands. For a few neurological issues imaging is not just serious for analysis but additionally for tracking the impact of remedies, and the whole box is relocating from curing ailments to fighting them. sometimes - reminiscent of imaging the deposition of beta-amyloid within the mind years sooner than the onset of indicators in Alzheimer’s affliction - imaging is the serious device to depict neurobiological adjustments that aren't but clinically overt. Genetic chance and imaging are starting to mix to provide a brand new robust paradigm in fighting neurological issues. many of the details contained during this quantity nonetheless displays the novelty of this method, but in addition issues to this new horizon within the method of neurological problems.

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Category: Neurology

Inflammatory Disorders of the Nervous System: Pathogenesis, by Alireza Minagar (Editor), J. Steven Alezander (Editor)

By Alireza Minagar (Editor), J. Steven Alezander (Editor)

A state of the art assessment of the elemental organic ideas underlying the extra universal inflammatory issues of the apprehensive procedure. The authors supply huge updates at the most up-to-date findings in regards to the mechanisms of irritation and introduce such new thoughts and methodologies as "endothelial and leukocyte microparticles" and "gene microarray know-how" to aid clarify very important hyperlinks among the imperative apprehensive procedure (CNS) and basic inflammatory procedures. one of the ailments tested from an inflammatory point of view are a number of sclerosis, acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, optic neuritis, transverse myelitis, CNS vasculitis, neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosis, Alzheimer's sickness, and Parkinson's illness. The function of the immune process in neuroinflammation can also be explored in such problems as neurosarcoidois, HIV-Associated dementia, and HTLV-associated neurological problems.

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Category: Neurology

Category: Neurology

Category: Neurology

Category: Neurology

Oxford American Handbook of Neurology by Sid Gilman

By Sid Gilman

The Oxford American instruction manual of Neurology is a pragmatic, quick-reference consultant to be used at the ward and within the sanatorium. It comprises details on neurological evaluate and customary displays and issues, together with sleep issues, neurotrama, and neurosurgery. a number of neuro-imaging stories and diagrams complement concise, to-the-point textual content. The ebook concludes with an appendix of usually used scales and indices. it's going to discover a position within the arms of all these taking care of neurological sufferers.

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Category: Neurology

Stroke: Practical Management by Charles P. Warlow, Jan van Gijn, Martin S. Dennis, Joanna M.

By Charles P. Warlow, Jan van Gijn, Martin S. Dennis, Joanna M. Wardlaw, John M. Bamford, Visit Amazon's Graeme J. Hankey Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Graeme J. Hankey, , Peter A. G. Sandercock, Gabriel Rinkel, Peter Langhorne, Cathie Su

Thoroughly up to date version, written by way of a close-knit writer teamPresents a special method of stroke - built-in medical administration that weaves jointly causation, presentation, analysis, administration and rehabilitationIncludes elevated insurance of the statins because of clearer facts in their effectiveness in combating strokeFeatures very important new proof at the preventive impression of decreasing blood pressureContains a very revised part on imagingCovers new advances in interventional radiology

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