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  • A Synopsis of Parkinson's Disease
    A Synopsis of Parkinson's Disease
    Editor Abdul Qayyum Rana
    ISBN 978-953-51-1229-7
    230 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1563 times.
    Parkinsons disease is a disabling neurological condition with both motor and non-motor symptoms for which no cure is available at this stage. This book is unique in covering the most important topics related to Parkinsons disease. Current research an ...
  • Current Advances in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Current Advances in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Editor Alvaro G. Estévez
    ISBN 978-953-51-1195-5
    264 pages, September, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 4604 times.
    Our understanding of the pathology of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a continuously changing field. New hypotheses are generated with each new discovery; they are abandoned to be reanalyzed after some time under the light of new observations. This ...
  • Developmental Disabilities - Molecules Involved, Diagnosis, and Clinical Care
    Developmental Disabilities - Molecules Involved, Diagnosis, and Clinical Care
    Editor Ahmad Salehi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1177-1
    152 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 2545 times.
    Although various developmental disabilities affecting children and adults might have different pathogeneses, underlying mechanisms, and clinical presentations, the current books emphasizes the fact that there are numerous commonalities in methods of ...
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents
    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents
    Editor Somnath Banerjee
    ISBN 978-953-51-1086-6
    326 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 42330 times.
    ADHD in children and adolescents is a neurodevelopmental disorder, which is recognized by the clinicians all over the world. ADHD is a clinical diagnosis based on reliable history, reports from home and school and a physical examination to rule out a ...
  • Psychiatric Disorders - New Frontiers in Affective Disorders
    Psychiatric Disorders - New Frontiers in Affective Disorders
    Editor Dieter Schoepf
    ISBN 978-953-51-1147-4
    320 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 13089 times.
    Affective disorders are a subject of interest to clinicians for more than a century. The awareness of an urgent need for an evidence-based “personalized” approach of treatment is growing in the field of psychiatry. This book brings together leadi ...
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Editor Uday Kishore
    ISBN 978-953-51-1088-0
    638 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 34168 times.
    This book highlights the pathophysiological complexities of the mechanisms and factors that are likely to be involved in a range of neuroinflammatory and neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer's disease, other Dementia, Parkinson Diseases and ...
  • Peripheral Neuropathy - A New Insight into the Mechanism, Evaluation and Management of a Complex Disorder
    Peripheral Neuropathy - A New Insight into the Mechanism, Evaluation and Management of a Complex Disorder
    Editor Nizar Souayah
    ISBN 978-953-51-1060-6
    172 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8838 times.
    Understanding the rapid changes in the evaluation and management of peripheral neuropathies, as well as the complexity of their mechanism, is a mandatory requirement for the practitioner to optimize patient's care. The objective of this book is to up ...
  • New Insights into Anxiety Disorders
    New Insights into Anxiety Disorders
    Editor Federico Durbano
    ISBN 978-953-51-1053-8
    456 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 20297 times.
    This book collects the contributions of a number of clinical psychiatrists all over the world, interested in developing basic research about anxiety and in applying it in clinical contexts. It is divided into four sections, covering general issues ab ...