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  • Botulinum Toxin Therapy Manual for Dystonia and Spasticity
    Botulinum Toxin Therapy Manual for Dystonia and Spasticity
    Edited by Raymond L. Rosales and Dirk Dressler
    ISBN 978-953-51-2852-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2851-9,
    180 pages, December, 2016
    Taking exception from previous publications and reviews, this handbook boldly knits botulinum toxin therapy indications in both dystonia and spasticity. Botulinum toxin therapy has indeed withstood the test of time in terms of its efficacy and safety ...
  • Schizophrenia Treatment - The New Facets
    Schizophrenia Treatment - The New Facets badge
    Edited by Yu-Chih Shen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2826-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2825-0,
    178 pages, December, 2016
    Schizophrenia treatment has many facets. This book begins with the glutamatergic and GABAergic hypofunctioning contribute to the schizophrenic symptoms and their current targeted therapeutics. The genetic, epigenetic, and immune etiologies of schizop ...
  • New Developments in Anxiety Disorders
    New Developments in Anxiety Disorders
    Edited by Federico Durbano and Barbara Marchesi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2792-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2791-8,
    158 pages, December, 2016
    This book collects the contribution of a selected number of clinical psychiatrists, interested in the clinical application of some aspects of neurobiology of anxiety. The seven chapters of the book address some issues related to the latest acquisitio ...
  • A Multidimensional Approach to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder - from Theory to Practice
    A Multidimensional Approach to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder - from Theory to Practice badge
    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 ...