Category: Neurology

Clinical Neurology by T.J. Fowler, John W. Scadding, Nick Losseff, J.W. Scadding

By T.J. Fowler, John W. Scadding, Nick Losseff, J.W. Scadding

Concise but accomplished, Clinical Neurology, Fourth variation builds at the good fortune of 3 past versions in assisting scientific scholars, junior medical professionals, and training physicians collect a higher realizing of the rules of neurology.

The fourth variation has been totally revised and up-to-date take into consideration present advancements within the research and remedy of neurological issues. It keeps a medical concentration, emphasizing the fundamental talents of historical past taking and neurological exam all through. This variation provides improved assurance of neurophysiology and motor neurone disease.

Authored and edited through top figures in neurology, this e-book is an crucial creation to the sector of medical neurology, to be used in education and examine in addition to within the medical setting.

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Tiefe Hirnstimulation: Ein Ratgeber für Betroffene bei by François Alesch, Iris Kaiser

By François Alesch, Iris Kaiser

Das Buch befasst sich mit sämtlichen Aspekten der tiefen Hirnstimulation. Einerseits wird medizinisches, psychologisches und technisches Hintergrundwissen verständlich vermittelt, andererseits auf alltägliche Probleme eingegangen, die auf den ersten Blick zu simpel erscheinen, um hinterfragt zu werden. Das Buch richtet sich in erster Linie an Patienten und Angehörige, aber auch an Neurologen, Psychiater, Psychologen und Angehörige anderer Gesundheitsberufe, die sich über die tiefe Hirnstimulation und deren Anwendungsgebiete informieren wollen.

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Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs): Past, by S. Clare Stanford

By S. Clare Stanford

The SSRIs have had a big impression at the remedy of melancholy and one, Prozac, has even attained cult prestige. but, their predecessors are nonetheless used with impunity and we don't have any definitive reason for their healing results. In reviewing the confirmed and novel symptoms for remedy with those medications, SSRIs: earlier, current and destiny, includes a frank and exact appraisal in their security, efficacy and tolerability in addition to exploring their underlying neurobiology.

This ebook is in particular designed to be available and instructive to either scholars and specialists within the scientific and preclinical sciences. at any time when possible, person chapters combine fabric from those parts they usually all begin by means of outlining the heritage to every subject earlier than discussing extra really good learn. consequently, readers who're devoted to one among department of this box might be inspired to extend their realizing of, and curiosity in, others.

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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Guide for Patients and by Hiroshi Mitsumoto MD

By Hiroshi Mitsumoto MD

This crucial publication covers each element of dwelling with ALS, from scientific beneficial properties of the sickness to an summary of symptom administration to realizing its prognosis. significant sections care for overseeing remedy and rehabilitation, dwelling with ALS, the disease’s complicated section, end-of-life concerns, and assets. broadly revised and rewritten, this version includes new chapters at the most up-to-date methods to treating ALS indicators, using noninvasive ventilators, multidisciplinary workforce care, new directions being constructed via the yank Academy of Neurology for sufferers with ALS, using riluzole (Rilutek), and extra.

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Neural Networks (Grassroots) by P.D. Picton

By P.D. Picton

Neural Networks, moment variation presents an entire creation to neural networks. It describes what they're, what they could do, and the way they do it. whereas a few medical history is believed, the reader isn't really anticipated to have any previous wisdom of neural networks. those networks are defined and mentioned through examples, in order that via the top of the e-book the reader can have a superb total wisdom of advancements correct as much as present paintings within the box. * up to date and elevated moment variation * major networks coated are: feedforward networks reminiscent of the multilayered perceptron, Boolean networks equivalent to the WISARD, suggestions networks equivalent to the Hopfield community, statistical networks reminiscent of the Boltzmann laptop and Radial-Basis functionality networks, and self-organising networks equivalent to Kohonen's self-organizing maps. different networks are mentioned in the course of the textual content to provide old curiosity and substitute architectures * The purposes mentioned will attract pupil engineers and desktop scientists attracted to personality acceptance, clever regulate and threshold common sense. the ultimate bankruptcy appears at methods of enforcing a neural community, together with digital and optical platforms This e-book is acceptable for undergraduates from machine technological know-how and electric Engineering classes who're taking a one module direction on neural networks, and for researchers and machine technological know-how execs who desire a quickly creation to the topic. PHIL PICTON is Professor of clever desktops at collage university Northampton. sooner than this he used to be a lecturer on the Open collage the place he contributed to distance studying classes on regulate engineering, electronics, mechatronics and synthetic intelligence. His learn pursuits contain development reputation, clever keep watch over and common sense layout.

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Famous First Papers for the Neurointensivist by Eelco F.M. Wijdicks

By Eelco F.M. Wijdicks

A significant contribution to the literature in neurology from popular neurointensivist Eelco F.M. Wijdicks, MD, PhD, Famous First Papers for the Neurointensivist offers and significantly assesses a variety of papers that experience made a profound impression at the prognosis and remedy of neurologically acute stipulations. commonly, there was little ancient paintings in acute neurologic stipulations, accurately simply because neurology isn't really perceived via this attitude. Famous First Papers for the Neurointensivist addresses this challenge by means of a scholarly therapy of early descriptions of scientific symptoms, syndromes and offering the improvement of therapy of those acute problems. utilizing a uniform and easy-to-read structure, the identify deals a transparent copy of every paper’s identify web page, a brief ancient notice, and a short dialogue and its implications, and a last remark to supply point of view. Landmark medical trials that follow to acute neurology are integrated, and the e-book additionally in short discusses the start of extensive care devices. Ground-breaking and fundamental for all physicians and researchers attracted to neurocritical care, Famous First Papers for the Neurointensivist is a distinct, unique reference, offering not just a unmarried resource for locating an important papers within the box but in addition a severe research of the effect of every paper at the improvement of neurocritical care.

"Dr Wijdicks has been indispensable to the expansion and improvement of neurocritical care as a forte. He has cultivated it firsthand, serving as a modern of Raymond Adams, C. Miller Fisher,
and Allan Ropper, all pioneers in acute neurological care. He confirmed the neurocritical care software on the Mayo hospital within the early Nineties and has served because the editor in leader of the magazine Neurocritical Care, which used to be first released in 2004 after the root of the Neurocritical Care Society. His distinct vantage element permits him to deliver us a e-book that few others may possibly produce, recognized First Papers for the Neurointensivist. This booklet is an unique within the box and may be at the interpreting checklist of an individual who cares for significantly unwell neurologic and neurosurgical patients... examining this e-book from hide to hide is extremely prompt. The writing is obvious and concise, and the transitions are soft. each one essay is self-contained and permits the reader to set his or her personal velocity. as soon as completed,the publication serves as an exceptional reference publication simply because each one essay stands by itself. the pictures of the manuscripts' name pages and key tables and figures are of top quality, and a translation is equipped if the unique paintings was once now not in English... Dr Wijdicks has sifted in the course of the library stacks and has emerged with a ebook that places the distinctiveness of neurocritical care into old point of view. as a way to understand the place you're going, you want to first comprehend the place you've been. This holds very true for neurocritical care as the uniqueness maintains to develop and flourish." -- JAMA NEUROL/VOL 70 (NO. 4), APR 2013 WWW. JAMANEURO.COM

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Pathologie des Nervensystems VIII: Pathologie peripherer by Professor Dr. med. J. M. Schröder (auth.)

By Professor Dr. med. J. M. Schröder (auth.)

Die Fortschritte der Neurowissenschaften in den vergangenen Jahrzehnten haben wesentlich dazu beigetragen, daß auch die Neuropathologie einen neuen Stellenwert in der Medizin erhalten hat. In diesem Band werden bei der Klassifikation der vielfältigen krankhaften Veränderungen vor allem auch molekularbiologische Befunde neben den Methoden der Immunohistochemie und Elektronenmikroskopie berücksichtigt. In einer Synopsis von klinischen Daten, morphologischen Befunden und neuen Erkenntnissen der Molekularbiologie werden in Verbindung mit einer exakten Datenverarbeitung nicht nur die häufigsten Krankheiten analysiert, sondern auch die selteneren Krankheitsbilder abgehandelt. Auf der foundation einer umfangreichen Materialsammlung, einer informativen Bilddokumentation und einer vergleichenden examine des Schrifttums stellt der vorliegende Band eine Fundgrube über die "Pathologie der peripherien Nerven" dar.

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Drugs in neurology by Sathiji Nageshwaran, David Ledingham, Heather C. Wilson,

By Sathiji Nageshwaran, David Ledingham, Heather C. Wilson, Anthony Dickenson

A part of the Drugs in sequence, this booklet offers an simply available pocket-sized consultant to using drugs whilst treating sufferers with neurological diseases. Drugs in Neurology covers the breadth of medicines utilized in smooth neurology, together with every one drug's symptoms, contra-indications, side-effects and significant interactions. The underlying pharmacology additionally function (where known). useful elements with regards to prescribing and healing drug tracking are lined and in accordance with the main updated evidence-based assistance. every one drug monograph encompasses a small part drawing at the knowledge of the senior members of every bankruptcy almost about utilizing the drugs.

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Anoxia - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference e-book. It provides an entire clinical dictionary protecting 1000's of phrases and expressions when it comes to anoxia. It additionally provides huge lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it offers info to clients on the best way to replace their wisdom utilizing a variety of web assets. The e-book is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, scientific researchers, and sufferers who are looking to familiarize yourself with learn devoted to anoxia. in case your time is effective, this publication is for you. First, you won't waste time looking the net whereas lacking loads of proper details. moment, the e-book additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. eventually, you won't waste money and time printing 1000's of websites.

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Clinical Adult Neurology 3rd Edition by Jody Corey-Bloom with Ronald David

By Jody Corey-Bloom with Ronald David

Largely illustrated and liberally laced with clinically worthy instruments, medical grownup Neurology is a cheap reference for all clinicians and citizens. With emphasis on diagnostic instruments and techniques in addition to administration pearls and perils, medical grownup Neurology will meet the desires of all future health care practitioners taking care of sufferers with neurologic problems. The publication is equipped into 3 sections, with part 1 masking all elements of neurologic assessment, part 2 describing universal scientific difficulties in neurology, and part three discussing all elements of neurologic ailments. All sections and chapters emphasize the scientific method of the sufferer with constantly important pedagogical instruments, together with gains tables for diagnostic support with all neurologic ailments, Pearls and Perils containers that signify pithy distillations of medical knowledge from top specialists, Key scientific Questions bins that support clinicians body sufferer analysis and administration; and annotated bibliographies that spotlight crucial references for extra learn. The book's association, structure, and contours all rigidity the effective and well-rationed use of treatment for sufferers with neurologic disorder. Succinct content material displays make all details effortless to find and digest. The layout can also be a valuable instrument for these getting ready for examinations. Highlights comprise: An emphasis on prognosis, administration, and all pertinent medical concerns seriously illustrated Contributions via the main specialists on all features of neurologic illnesses huge use of clinically necessary tables, charts, and bins with functional suggestion on all features of prognosis and administration

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