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  • 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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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 ...
  • Recent Advances in Autism Spectrum Disorders - Volume I
    Recent Advances in Autism Spectrum Disorders - Volume I
    Editor Michael Fitzgerald
    ISBN 978-953-51-1021-7,
    804 pages, March, 2013
    The pace of research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) can only be described as extraordinary as this volume shows. It is extremely difficult for any single professional to keep abreast of all the developments in this area. This volume gathers toget ...
  • Recent Advances in Autism Spectrum Disorders - Volume II
    Recent Advances in Autism Spectrum Disorders - Volume II
    Editor Michael Fitzgerald
    ISBN 978-953-51-1022-4,
    194 pages, March, 2013
    The pace of research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) has expanded exponentially in recent years. It is difficult for anyone to keep up with all developments. This book will assist the experienced and non-specialist reader to keep up with recent ...
  • Understanding Alzheimer's Disease
    Understanding Alzheimer's Disease
    Editor Inga Zerr
    ISBN 978-953-51-1009-5,
    494 pages, February, 2013
    Alzheimer's dementia (AD) affects 6 million Europeans with 10% of people over age 65 and more than a quarter over 85. Given the steady aging of European societies, dementia and cognitive decline have developed into a major health problem with an enor ...