The Epilepsies (Handbook of Clinical Neurology) by George W. Bruyn

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Published by Elsevier Science & Technology .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Neurosciences,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Medical / Nursing

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages860
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10534321M
ISBN 100720472156
ISBN 109780720472158

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This new book, The Epilepsies, details the most recent advances in epileptic The Epilepsies book, epileptic syndromes and their management. It is based on the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) classification, and practice parameter and guidelines issued.

The Epilepsies: Seizures, Syndromes and Management is the latest work from one of the world's leading experts and offers an exhaustive account of the classification and management of epileptic disorders.

In thirteen chapters, Dr Panayiotopoulos gives clear and didactic guidance on the diagnosis, treatment and ongoing management of the full spectrum of epileptic syndromes with an Cited by: The Epilepsies is a one-of-a-kind reference The Epilepsies book will be of interest to specialists and basic scientists involved in the study of epilepsy, adult and pediatric neurologists, neurosurgeons, residents and fellows in these areas, and pediatricians who frequently encounter children with neurological problems.

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The Epilepsies is a one-of-a-kind reference that will be of interest to specialists and basic scientists involved in the study of epilepsy, adult and pediatric neurologists, neurosurgeons, residents and fellows in these areas, and pediatricians who frequently encounter children with neurological problems.

This major work brings together the most up-to-date research on the causes of epilepsy. Expand/Collapse Synopsis This title in the acclaimed Blue Books of Neurology series highlights advances in epileptology and new ways of managing seizure disorders.

Contributors from around the world—most new to this volume—lend a global perspective and provide The Epilepsies book latest thinking on the new and controversial issues surrounding : Elsevier Health Sciences.

This guideline is a partial update of ‘The epilepsies: the diagnosis and management of the epilepsies in adults and children in primary and secondary care’ (NICE clinical guidel ). It updates the pharmacological management sections of the guideline. Atlas of Epilepsies is a landmark, all-encompassing, illustrated reference work and hands-on guide to the diagnosis, management and treatment of epilepsy in all its forms and across all age groups.

The premier text in the field with over one thousand images, the Atlas’s highly illustrative approach tackles. This book, considered the 'bible' of basic epilepsy research, is essential for the student, the clinician scientist and all research scientists who conduct laboratory-based experimental epilepsy research using cellular, brain slice and animal models, as well as for those interested in related disciplines of neuronal oscillations, network plasticity, and signaling in brain strucutres that include the cortex, hippocampus.

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( views). The Epilepsies: Seizures, Syndromes and Management by C.P. Panayiotopoulos. Publisher: Bladon Medical Publishing ISBN/ASIN: ISBN Number of pages: Description: The latest work from one of the world's leading experts and offers an exhaustive account of the classification and management of epileptic disorders.

Books related to Genetics of the Epilepsies. Skip this list. Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Malformation E-Book. Kenneth Lyons Jones. $ DNA Repair in Cancer Therapy. Mark R. Kelley. $ Introduction to Molecular Medicine. Dennis W. Ross. $Brand: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. For the past 5 decades, the Jasper’s Basic Mechanisms of the Epilepsies (BME) Workshops has provided a unique opportunity for basic research scientists in epilepsy to assess where the field of epilepsy has been, what it has accomplished, and where it should go.

A successful series of workshops was completed in Yosemite in March Genetics of the Epilepsies by Gertrud Beck-Mannagetta (Editor), This book provides neurologists, geneticists, pediatricians, and pharmacologists with basic knowledge for genetic counselling, while putting emphasis on the evidence of heterogeneity in this field.

The volume contains separate sections on population rates, family studies. This revised edition is indispensable reading for all those who care for patients with epileptic seizures. Building on the sell-out success of the first edition this thorough revision reflects the latest report of the ILAE classification core group and the significant progress made in the diagnosis, classification and treatment of the epilepsies.

Description This title in the acclaimed Blue Books of Neurology series highlights advances in epileptology and new ways of managing seizure disorders. Contributors from around the world—most new to this.

E-BOOK DESCRIPTION H.H. Jasper, A.A. Ward, A. Pope and H.H. Merritt, chair of the Public Health Service Advisory Committee on the Epilepsies, National Institutes of Health, published the first volume on Basic Mechanisms of the Epilepsies (BME) in Additional Physical Format: Online version: Epilepsies.

Amsterdam ; New York: Elsevier, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. ILAE Classification of the Epilepsies () The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) Classification of the Epilepsies has been updated to reflect our gain in understanding of the epilepsies and their underlying mechanisms following the major scientific advances that have taken place since the last ratified classification in It.

Surgical treatment of the epilepsies. Summary: This edition offers a comprehensive and up-to-date review of surgical treatment for epilepsy, incorporating significant diagnostic and surgical advances made in the field in recent years.

Topics include pre-operative evaluation. The epilepsies, seizures, syndromes and management, based on the ILAE classification and practice parameter guidelines is a monumental book of pages accompanied by a CD Rom with patient videos and electroencephalograms, comprehensive reviews, established views and recent advances in epileptic seizures and syndromes and their management.

The content is based on the Author: P A J M Boon. The epilepsies are common and frequently devastating disorders, affecting ~ million people in the U.S.

alone. More than 40 distinct forms of epilepsy have been identified. Epileptic seizures often cause transient impairment of consciousness, leaving the individual at risk of bodily harm and often interfering with education and employment. Thoroughly updated, the Fourth Edition of The Treatment of Epilepsy: Principles and Practice remains the most comprehensive single-volume clinical reference on the epilepsies.

In one convenient source, the book provides a broad, detailed, and cohesive overview of seizure disorders and contemporary treatment options, bringing together the most vital work in the neurosciences, genetics 5/5(1). Atlas of Epilepsies is a landmark, all-encompassing, illustrated reference work and hands-on guide to the diagnosis, management and treatment of epilepsy in all its forms and across all age groups.

The premier text in the field with over one thousand images, the Atlas’s highly illustrative approach tackles the difficult subject of epileptic seizures and epileptic syndromes, accompanied by Reviews: 1. The cause and therapy of the epilepsies. Different forms of epilepsy are described and various animal models evaluated.

Much attention is given to how an epileptic seizure develops from the initial paroxysmal depolarisation of focal neurons to the origin of both ictal and interictal spikes, emphasising the electrophysiological processes involved and the various ionic factors and.

The Epilepsies: Etiology and Prevention might suggest a book whose first third would be molecular, biochemical and genetic, the areas where our understanding of the epilepsies and their treatments mostly continues to grow.

Lüders and Kotagal actually pay remarkably scant attention to these aspects of by: 4. This chapter provides an overview of some aspects of the epidemiology of epilepsy, in particular the incidence and prevalence, prognosis, and mortality.

There are a number of methodological difficulties when attempting to apply standard epidemiological processes to a symptom complex such as epilepsy, and these are touched by: It has been a unique resource in medicine and has harnessed the power of the internet to present the complexity of the significant amount of new information now available about the epilepsies and their etiologies, in a manner that is concise, current, and accessible to a global audience.

"Pharmacotherapy of the Epilepsies." Workbook and Casebook for Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics Rollins DE, Blumenthal DK.

Rollins D.E., Blumenthal D.K. Eds. Douglas E. Rollins, and Donald K. Blumenthal. The partial epilepsies account for roughly 60% of all epilepsies. The etiology commonly consists of a lesion in some part of the cortex, such as a tumor, developmental malformation, or damage due to trauma or stroke.

The generalized epilepsies account for ~40% of all epilepsies. Atlas of the Epilepsies is an encyclopedic, compreh ensive. textbook describing clinical features, symptomatology, better for research aspects of the epilepsies.

This book : Joseph Grenier. Since the publication of the first edition of Jasper's Basic Mechanisms of the Epilepsies inthis book has served as the gold standard for epilepsy researchers as well as an indispensable resource for clinicians as scientific advances find their way into clinical translation.

It is unquestionably the “bible” of epilepsy research. The fourth edition, published inexceeds the Cited by: 7. Description: Atlas of Epilepsies is a landmark, all-encompassing, illustrated reference work and hands-on guide to the diagnosis, management and treatment of epilepsy in all its forms and across all age groups.

The book is not aimed for the academic scientist interested in slice physiology for instance. The three volume work written by Dr. Phillips Schwartzkroin called Epilepsy Research: Academic Press and other volumes are much better for research aspects of the epilepsies.

This book serves its purpose as an atlas very : Joseph J. Grenier. Atlas of Epilepsies is a landmark, all-encompassing, illustrated reference work and hands-on guide to the diagnosis, management and treatment of epilepsy in all its forms and across all age groups. The premier text in the field with over one thousand images, the Atlas's highly.

Epilepsy is a group of neurological disorders characterized by recurrent epileptic seizures. Epileptic seizures are episodes that can vary from brief and nearly undetectable periods to long periods of vigorous shaking.

These episodes can result in physical injuries, including occasionally broken bones. In epilepsy, seizures have a tendency to recur and, as a rule, have no immediate underlying Specialty: Neurology.

Edited by C P Panayiotopoulos. Oxfordshire: Bladon Medical Publishing,£ (US$ (approx.); € (approx.)), pp ISBN Having accepted to review this text over the summer months, I was surprised by the scope and indeed extent of this edition. I had wrongly assumed that this was to be a second edition of the author’s previously reviewed1 and more concise Cited by: 6.

The Jasper's Basic Mechanisms of the Epilepsies workshops, which was held in Yosemite National Park, March, enabled planning for the fifth edition of the textbook to be published in print and electronic form. The book will be hosted online by NCBI Bookshelf of the National Institutes of Health. In keeping with the goals, the book is now of practical importance to the clinical neurologist and epileptologist as the progress of research in molecular genetics and modern efforts to design antiepileptic drugs, cures and repairs in the epilepsies converge and impact clinical care.Posts about The Epilepsies 3 Blue Books of Neurology Series written by admin.Verrotti A, Greco R, Giannuzzi R, Chiarelli F, Latini G () Old and new antiepileptic drugs for the treatment of idiopathic generalized epilepsies.

Curr Clin Pharmacol 2: – Wallace SJ () Myoclonus and epilepsy in childhood: a review of treatment with Author: Carla Marini, Renzo Guerrini.

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