Operative techniques in epilepsy surgery by Gordon Baltuch, Jean-Guy Villemure

By Gordon Baltuch, Jean-Guy Villemure

Operative strategies in Epilepsy Surgery is an important advisor to the newest strategies and healing techniques for the surgical administration of sufferers with epilepsy. individual pioneers within the box offer finished insurance of the variety of operative methods, supporting clinicians to completely arrange for surgical procedure. The ebook first discusses surgical making plans after which offers strategies for cortical resection and diverse forms of intraoperative mapping. the ultimate sections of the e-book describe leading edge methods, resembling neuromodulation and radiosurgery.


  • Guidelines from major specialists within the box of
    epilepsy surgical procedure
  • Detailed step by step descriptions of methods,
    together with functional details on snapshot information and invasive tracking
  • Discussion of leading edge concepts together with deep
    mind stimulation, responsive stimulation, and radiosurgery
  • High-quality illustrations that facilitate comprehension
    of surgical steps

Ideal for neurosurgeons and trainees, this e-book is an
indispensable, single-volume resource of data on all technical points of
epilepsy surgical procedure. It additionally serves as a beneficial reference for clinicians and citizens in neurology and neuroradiology.

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Surgery of the autonomic nervous system by Jonathan A. Hyam, Erlick A. C. Pereira, Alexander L. Green

By Jonathan A. Hyam, Erlick A. C. Pereira, Alexander L. Green

'Neurobiology of Addictions' highlights probably the most promising learn parts of the speedily increasing box of dependancy. it is going to be priceless as a realistic software for clinicians, learn investigators, and trainees - either in habit and in different health problems with overlapping mechanisms - in addition to an informative source for non-technical readers who're attracted to dependancy or psychological wellbeing and fitness policy.

summary: 'Neurobiology of Addictions' highlights essentially the most promising examine components of the speedily increasing box of habit. will probably be worthwhile as a pragmatic device for clinicians, learn investigators, and trainees - either in habit and in different health problems with overlapping mechanisms - in addition to an informative source for non-technical readers who're drawn to dependancy or psychological overall healthiness coverage

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The Pathways of Mind: A Neural Theory of Mental Processing by Roland Kalb

By Roland Kalb

The research of the cortical constitution of stimulus-response pathways is the important topic of this booklet. The research includes size of response instances and recording of event-related potentials, the pc assisted assessment of those empirical information and the mathematical description of those pathways. The research is finished by way of a hypothetical neural interpretation and a comparability of the pathways of fit topics, sufferers with mind tumors, and sufferers with schizophrenia. the writer has selected a very new procedure by means of describing the constitution of the stimulus-response pathways by means of mathematical equations and via featuring a hypothetical neural interpretation of this constitution, and via simulating those pathways in machine courses. This quantity provides a neural thought of straightforward psychological methods like stimulus-response sequences. figuring out the neural correlate of selection making could have some distance attaining effects for the neurosciences. The readers will reap the benefits of new insights into the actual substrate of psychological approaches.

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Pediatric Neurosurgery: Theoretical Principles — Art of by Anthony J. Raimondi

By Anthony J. Raimondi

Both a theoretic text-book and a descriptive atlas, this common reference within the box of pediatric neurosurgery provides uncomplicated medical options and surgical options in a step by step model. The neuro-imaging crucial either to scientific analysis and surgical making plans are set into the textual content in a consequential demeanour, endeavoring to facilitate visible retention and spatial orientation. The illustrations current the visible views of the doctor, they can be built-in into imaging stories, and the series in their presentation is designed to allow time frame comprehension. nice cognizance is given to the dynamics of choice making (offering choices) and the place specific warning is the pass-word. different views and reviews of alternative leaders within the box are woven into the discussions, constructing for the reader options upon which he might draw. The overview of the area literature among 1980 and 1998 is entire, however the textual content isn't really weighted down with citations, rates, aiding and opposing perspectives. the writer expresses those in the course of the e-book because the synthesis of his readings, discussions, studies, and reflections.

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Clinical Functional MRI: Presurgical Functional Neuroimaging by Christoph Stippich, K. Sartor

By Christoph Stippich, K. Sartor

This is often the 1st textbook on scientific fMRI. it's dedicated to preoperative fMRI in sufferers with mind tumors and epilepsies, that are the main well-established medical functions. state of the art fMRI systems are offered, with distinctive attention of the physiological and methodological historical past, imaging and information processing, common and pathological findings, diagnostic probabilities and boundaries, and different similar thoughts.

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Examination of peripheral nerve injuries: an anatomical by Stephen Russell

By Stephen Russell

Highly counseled in Neurology by way of the British scientific organization, 2007

This e-book is an anatomically dependent advisor to finding and diagnosing peripheral nerve entrapment and accidents, whole with the entire basic technology thoughts and diagnostic concepts the clinician must handle accidents within the higher and reduce extremities of the physique. Full-color images and easy-to-digest schematic illustrations relief the comprehension of complicated anatomy and its adaptations, and aid the reader examine the exam ideas defined within the book.


  • Step-by-step descriptions supplemented through one hundred fifty complete colour illustrations and images advisor the reader during the exam techniques
  • Thorough evaluation of the anatomy of every peripheral nerve is helping the reader achieve a company realizing of ordinary constitution crucial for spotting and diagnosing harm
  • Emphasis at the commonest anatomical diversifications within the peripheral fearful approach prepares the reader for the complete diversity of scientific eventualities
  • Descriptions of the brachial and lumbosacral plexi within the context in their significant branches permits the reader to totally clutch advanced constructions

Examination of Peripheral Nerve Injuries addresses the desires of citizens, fellows, trainees, and scholars in quite a number specialties together with neurology, orthopedics, neurosurgery, rehabilitation drugs, cosmetic surgery, hand surgical procedure, peripheral nerve surgical procedure, actual remedy, soreness administration and first care. citizens looking a very good board overview during this region will get pleasure from the concise structure and the wealth of knowledge contained during this book.

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A Practical Approach to Movement Disorders, 2nd Edition: by Andre Machado, Mayur Pandya, Dr. Hubert Fernandez MD

By Andre Machado, Mayur Pandya, Dr. Hubert Fernandez MD

This is a quick-access, pocket-sized advisor to the analysis and therapy of all significant move issues. Written for busy practitioners who want an instantaneous reference on the bedside, it offers clinical, behavioral, surgical, and nonpharmacological methods in an multiplied define and bulleted format.

The revised and multiplied moment version is split into 4 handy sections. The scientific part offers a place to begin for assessing and treating sufferers who current with a stream sickness and publications practitioners during the medical presentation, analysis, and paintings up of all significant sickness different types. a brand new part on psychiatric concerns delves into the behavioral positive aspects that sometimes happen with Parkinson illness, Huntington illness, Tourette syndrome, and in addition covers conversion problems with concomitant flow abnormalities. The surgical method part has been thoroughly up-to-date to include fresh advances in useful neurosurgery together with deep mind stimulation. the ultimate part on non-pharmacologic cures contains informative chapters on actual and occupational remedy, speech and swallowing assessment and remedy, and nutrition.

The moment version additionally contains new information regarding sleep-related circulation issues and covers remedy of Parkinson disorder in higher intensity. Loaded with tables, algorithms, and circulation charts that illustrate key thoughts, define administration of problems, and spotlight very important information regarding analysis and therapy, this publication is a hugely precious addition to the wallet of all clinicians who paintings with sufferers with stream disorders.

Key Features:

  • Completely revised and up to date moment version of renowned useful source for busy clinicians
  • Covers clinical, psychiatric, surgical, and nonpharmacologic techniques to every kind of move problems
  • Written concisely in multiplied define, bullet-point structure for fast entry to details
  • Emphasizes prognosis, work-up, and remedy
  • Packed with administration algorithms, tables, and stream charts outlining drug dosing, negative effects, and different healing regimens

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Principles and Practice of Pediatric Neurosurgery by A. Leland Albright, Ian F. Pollack, P. David Adelson

By A. Leland Albright, Ian F. Pollack, P. David Adelson

Praise for prior editions:

I am yes that this moment version of Principles and perform of Pediatric Neurosurgery will stay the normal textual content for citizens, specialists, and attendings the realm over.-- Journal of Neurosurgery

Lavishly illustrated and eminently readable, this e-book should still discover a position in each pediatric neurosurgeons library. -- Pediatric Neurosurgery

Principles and perform of Pediatric Neurosurgery, 3rd Edition is a very revised version of the main authoritative consultant to the administration of pediatric neurosurgical problems encountered in scientific perform. Written by means of leaders within the box, it presents pediatric neurosurgeons with a transparent knowing of the present criteria of perform and remedy within the subspecialty.

Key Features:

  • Now in complete colour, with greater than 1,000 images
  • An elevated emphasis on medical administration concepts in pediatric neurosurgery
  • Seven new bankruptcy issues, together with mobile treatment for pediatric neurosurgical affliction, conjoined twins, lipomeningoceles, and skeletal syndromes
  • Pearls and pitfalls in each chapter

This booklet is an important reference for all citizens and practitioners in pediatric neurosurgery and pediatric neurology.

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Advanced Pediatric Craniocervical Surgery by Douglas L. Brockmeyer

By Douglas L. Brockmeyer

This article provides state of the art innovations for surgical procedure of the
craniovertebral junction and cervical backbone. It offers concise reasons of
the underlying ideas of every approach and insights into the original matters
in pediatric surgical procedure. With this whole source, you'll achieve the cast
foundation in surgical recommendations essential to make severe scientific judgements as
well because the technical wisdom and self assurance to hold them out.

Highlights include:

  • distinctive factors illuminating the hyperlinks among
    embryology and general and irregular improvement of the craniovertebral junction
    and cervical backbone
  • In-depth dialogue of the problems and methods
    concerned about either atlantoaxial and occipitocervical surgical procedure in kids
  • a complete bankruptcy dedicated to handling craniocervical
    stipulations of sufferers with Down Syndrome
  • An exam of hectic accidents of the
    craniocervical junction in kids
  • greater than a hundred step by step illustrations demonstrating
    key surgical ideas

This with ease available textual content might be a necessary asset in
the library of physicians handling and treating craniocervical stipulations, from
the so much skilled pediatric neurosurgeon to citizens within the early phases in their careers.

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Teaching Atlas of Brain Imaging (Teaching Atlas Series) by Nancy J. Fischbein, A. James Barkovich, A. J. Barkovich,

By Nancy J. Fischbein, A. James Barkovich, A. J. Barkovich, William P. Dillon, Visit Amazon's Nancy Fischbein Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Nancy Fischbein,

A invaluable addition to any residency library...highly steered for the scholar of neuroradiology getting ready for the forums or the CAQ...provides a very good review of mind imaging...useful for self-testing...-American magazine of Roentgenology Written by means of the popular neuroradiologists at UCSF, this new educating atlas includes greater than 2 hundred situations and 1,000 radiographs illustrating quite a lot of ailments and difficulties in CNS imaging. each one case presents scientific heritage, pictures, and a listing of differential diagnoses in a structure that's adapted for self-testing or fast evaluate. instances conceal priceless instructing issues for day-by-day perform from the easy to the complex - supplying a problem to practitioners and citizens alike. you will find a spotlight on "real-life" scientific difficulties, together with neoplasms, infections, dural and leptomeningeal strategies, white topic affliction, trauma, congenital malformations, phakomatoses, and cranial neuropathies. Pearls and pitfalls from the authors objective details and assets of mistakes in photo interpretation.- Covers pathology, prognosis, medical findings, remedy, problems, and analysis - Differential diagnoses are completely lined, highlighting comparable scientific shows - uncomplicated structure makes it excellent as a scientific reference or assessment ebook - greater than 1,000 huge radiographs crystallize sickness entities- stories of present literature, with brief lists of instructed readingTeaching Atlas of mind Imaging comes in handy at numerous degrees: for citizens or fellows getting ready for board examinations and rotating in the course of the sub-specialty; for fellows and practitioners trying to find assist in passing the certificates of additional Qualification (CAQ) in neuroradiology; and for basic radiologists who will locate it to be an outstanding textual content for speedy and straightforward reference in day-by-day perform.

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