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  • Challenges in Parkinson's Disease
    Challenges in Parkinson's Disease NEW
    Early Online Release
    Editor Jolanta Dorszewska and Wojciech Kozubski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2464-1
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2463-4,
    398 pages, August, 2016
    Parkinson's disease is a common neurological disease and affects 2% population of more than 65 years of age and 5% more than 85 years of age. Pathomechanism of this disease is still not fully understood. This book is a sum up of knowledge on the gene ...
  • ADHD - New Directions in Diagnosis and Treatment
    ADHD - New Directions in Diagnosis and Treatment
    Editor Jill M. Norvilitis
    ISBN 978-953-51-2166-4,
    388 pages, September, 2015
    With many children and adults affected by Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, researchers strive to improve our understanding of the causes, consequences, and treatment of the disorder. This volume examines some of the broad arrays of research ...
  • A Fresh Look at Anxiety Disorders
    A Fresh Look at Anxiety Disorders
    Editor Federico Durbano
    ISBN 978-953-51-2149-7,
    356 pages, September, 2015
    This book, the ideal following of the previous New Insights into Anxiety Disorders, collects papers of a number of clinical psychiatrists all over the world, giving their contribution to the comprehension and clinical management of anxiety disorders. ...
  • Alzheimer's Disease - Challenges for the Future
    Alzheimer's Disease - Challenges for the Future
    Editor Inga Zerr
    ISBN 978-953-51-2137-4,
    370 pages, July, 2015
    There is a wide scope of clinical phenomenology in Alzheimers disease, regarding the age of onset, presenting features, rate of progression and appearance of other clinical manifestation. Although clinical appearance and neuropathological hallmarks h ...
  • Major Depressive Disorder - Cognitive and Neurobiological Mechanisms
    Major Depressive Disorder - Cognitive and Neurobiological Mechanisms
    Editor Yong-Ku Kim
    ISBN 978-953-51-2129-9,
    154 pages, June, 2015
    Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a complex and heterogeneous disorder, phenotypically and biologically. MDD may be caused by complex interaction between genes and environment in susceptible individuals. Thus, a combination of certain genetic polymo ...
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder - Recent Advances
    Autism Spectrum Disorder - Recent Advances
    Editor Michael Fitzgerald
    ISBN 978-953-51-2037-7,
    376 pages, April, 2015
    This book starts with a new sub category of Autism Criminal Autistic Psychopathy and school shootings. It focuses on a number of interventions, including speech and language pathology, speech and language assessment instruments, occupational therapy, ...
  • Epilepsy Topics
    Epilepsy Topics
    Editor Mark D. Holmes
    ISBN 978-953-51-1630-1,
    270 pages, July, 2014
    An international group of recognised experts has contributed to this volume to discuss a variety of topics on epilepsy. The subject matter is diverse, including new concepts in brain circuitry involved in seizure generation, a discussion on reflex ep ...
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
    Peripheral Neuropathy
    Editor Paulo Armada-Da-Silva
    ISBN 978-953-51-1451-2,
    114 pages, May, 2014
    Peripheral Neuropathy offers an update on few of the hottest topics of diagnose, treatment and rehabilitation of peripheral nerve injuries. The book is composed of five chapters, each addressing a different topic, ranging from an analysis of the heig ...