Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Parkinson's Disease and Beyond

A Neurocognitive Approach

Edited by Sara Palermo

University of Turin

Co-editors:

Mario Stanziano

Radiology Institute, University of Turin

Rosalba Morese

University of Turin

Parkinson's Disease and Beyond - A Neurocognitive Approach aims to bring together in a single publication the knowledge of diagnosis and characterization of the clinical and neuropsychological profile in Parkinson's disease. The strong impulse to research this topic has produced in recent years a large literature that documents the high level of complexity of the issue. Due to this complexity, a reasoned multidimensional analysis able to integrate expertise of different disciplines (neurology, neuropsychology, neuroradiology, and neuroscience) is necessary. This book offers an excellent synopsis of perspectives, methods, empirical evidences, and international references. It represents an extraordinary opportunity to target challenging unmet needs and to outline new horizons in Parkinson's disease research.

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Parkinson's Disease and BeyondA Neurocognitive ApproachEdited by Sara Palermo

Published: June 19th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.79277

ISBN: 978-1-83880-869-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-870-9

Copyright year: 2019

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746 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Targeting Unmet Needs in Parkinson’s Disease

By Sara Palermo, Rosalba Morese and Mario Stanziano

61

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2. Mitochondrial KATP Channel and Dopaminergic Vulnerability Neurons in Parkinson’s Disease

By Gesivaldo Santos, Julita Maria Pereira Borges, Marcos Avilla-Rodriguez, Érika Pereira Rubio, Cattiúscia Batista Bromochenkel, Djalma Menezes Oliveira, Jane Lima dos Santos, Rosane Moura Aguiar, Milena Mascarenhas Ferraz, Silvana Batista Gaino, Francisco Capani and George E. Barreto

147

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3. The Causative and Curative Roles of Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor in Parkinson’s Disease

By Daniel Hernandez-Baltazar, Rasajna Nadella, Tamara Cibrian-Llanderal, Abraham Puga-Olguín, Abril Alondra Barrientos-Bonilla, Laura Mireya Zavala-Flores, Arnulfo Villanueva-Olivo, Aurora Sanchez-Garcia, Maria de Jesús Rovirosa-Hernández and Jesus Daniel Rembao-Bojorquez

311

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4. Neuroimaging in Parkinson Disease

By Roohi Mohammad and Fatima Mubarak

127

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5. Levodopa-Induced Dyskinesias and Dyskinesias-Reduced-Self-Awareness in Parkinson’s Disease: A Neurocognitive Approach

By Sara Palermo, Rosalba Morese, Carlo Alberto Artusi, Mario Stanziano and Alberto Romagnolo

100

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