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  • A Multidimensional Approach to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder - from Theory to Practice
    A Multidimensional Approach to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder - from Theory to Practice
    Edited by Ghassan El-Baalbaki and Christophe Fortin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2729-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2728-4,
    252 pages, November, 2016
    Is the heart rate variability biofeedback a promising intervention for PTSD? Is there a link between early traumatic events in life and the presence of psychopathology and interpersonal difficulties in adulthood? Wondering what is the next step for h ...
  • Cerebral Palsy - Current Steps
    Cerebral Palsy - Current Steps
    Edited by Mintaze Kerem Gunel
    ISBN 978-953-51-2649-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2648-5,
    198 pages, September, 2016
    Nowadays, cerebral palsy (CP) rehabilitation, along with medical and surgical interventions in children with CP, leads to better motor and postural control and can ensure ambulation and functional independence. In achieving these improvements, many m ...
  • Trending Topics in Multiple Sclerosis
    Trending Topics in Multiple Sclerosis
    Edited by Alina Gonzalez-Quevedo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2657-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2656-0,
    336 pages, September, 2016
    Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by progressive demyelination and neurodegeneration of the central nervous system (CNS), constituting the most common demyelinating disease of the CNS in humans. Although intensiv ...
  • Challenges in Parkinson's Disease
    Challenges in Parkinson's Disease
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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 ...