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  • Cerebral Palsy - Challenges for the Future
    Cerebral Palsy - Challenges for the Future
    Edited by Emira Svraka
    ISBN 978-953-51-1234-1,
    310 pages, March, 2014
    Writing a comprehensive scientific book about the cerebral palsy is a great challenge. Many different interventions are available for persons with CP. Increasingly, it is recognized that intervention needs to be evidence-based and family-centered. Re ...
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
    Traumatic Brain Injury
    Edited by Farid Sadaka
    ISBN 978-953-51-1222-8,
    592 pages, February, 2014
    Traumatic brain injury is a major source of death and severe disability worldwide. This book provides an excellent and detailed overview of the management of patients with traumatic brain injury, in a stepwise approach, from the intensive care unit, ...
  • Current Advances in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Current Advances in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Edited by Alvaro G. Estévez
    ISBN 978-953-51-1195-5,
    264 pages, September, 2013
    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
    Edited by Ahmad Salehi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1177-1,
    152 pages, July, 2013
    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
    Edited by Somnath Banerjee
    ISBN 978-953-51-1086-6,
    326 pages, June, 2013
    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
    Edited by Dieter Schoepf
    ISBN 978-953-51-1147-4,
    320 pages, May, 2013
    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
    Edited by Uday Kishore
    ISBN 978-953-51-1088-0,
    638 pages, May, 2013
    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
    Edited by Nizar Souayah
    ISBN 978-953-51-1060-6,
    172 pages, March, 2013
    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 ...