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Miscellanea on Encephalopathies

A Second Look

Edited by Radu Tanasescu

Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania

The book project “Miscellanea on Encephalopathies-a second look” aims to cover some of the important aspects regarding metabolic, hypoxic, neoplasm- and drug-related encephalopathies, by transmitting valuable information filtered through the real life clinical and research experience of the authors.

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Miscellanea on EncephalopathiesA Second LookEdited by Radu Tanasescu

Published: April 25th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2523

ISBN: 978-953-51-0558-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5281-1

Copyright year: 2012

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111231 Total Chapter Downloads

9 Crossref Citations

15 Web of Science Citations

21 Dimensions Citations


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1. Minimal Hepatic Encephalopathy (MHE)

By Daniela Benedeto-Stojanov and Dragan Stojanov


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2. Uremic Encephalopathy

By Annemie Van Dijck, Wendy Van Daele and Peter Paul De Deyn


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3. Drug-Induced Encephalopathy

By Niels Hansen


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4. Sonographic Changes in Hypoxic-Ischaemic Encephalopathy

By Pilvi Ilves


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5. Neoplasm Related Encephalopathies

By Lore Lapeire, Anne Sieben, Patrick Santens and Simon Van Belle


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6. Hepatic Encephalopathy

By Jeffrey E. Juneau and Brendan M. McGuire


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7. Hypoxic Encephalopathy

By Mireia Moragas Garrido and Jordi Gascón Bayarri


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8. Encephalopathy Associated with Psychotropic Drug Therapy

By Yuji Odagaki


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9. The Use of Microdialysis in the Study of Encephalopathies

By Liliana Carmona-Aparicio, Liliana Rivera-Espinosa and Hugo Juarez-Olguin


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10. Portal-Systemic Encephalopathy in Emergency Treatment of Cirrhosis and Bleeding Esophageal Varices

By Marshall J. Orloff


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11. Future Perspectives for the Treatment of Neonatal Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy

By Pedro M. Pimentel-Coelho, Marcelo F. Santiago and Rosalia Mendez-Otero


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12. Molecular Defects of Vitamin B6 Metabolism Associated with Neonatal Epileptic Encephalopathy

By Mohini S. Ghatge, Martino L. Di Salvo, Roberto Contestabile, Dorothy N. Eseonu, Sayali Karve, Verne Schirch and Martin K. Safo


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13. Disaccharides in the Treatment of Hepatic Encephalopathy in Patients with Cirrhosis

By Praveen Sharma


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14. Dopaminergic Dysfunction in Experimental Hepatic Encephalopathy

By Isabel Suarez, Guillermo Bodega and Benjamin Fernandez


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15. Wernicke's Encephalopathy

By Radu Tanasescu, Laura Dumitrescu, Carmen Dragos, Dimela Luca, Alexandra Oprisan, Catalina Coclitu, Oana Simionescu, Lorena Cojocaru, Marius Stan, Andreea Carasca, Andreea Gitman, Adela Chiru and Marina Ticmeanu


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16. L-carnitine in Hyperammonemia and Hepatic Encephalopathy

By Jane Missler and Claudia Zwingmann


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