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  • Meningiomas - Management and Surgery
    Meningiomas - Management and Surgery
    Edited by Daniel Monleon
    ISBN 978-953-51-0175-8,
    Edited Volume
    146 pages, March, 2012
    This book is aimed at neurosurgeons with an interest in updating their knowledge on the latest state of meningiomas surgery and management. The book is focused at performing a portrait of that what is state of the art in management of meningiomas. Al ...
  • Paresthesia
    Paresthesia
    Edited by Luiz E. Imbelloni and Marildo A. Gouveia
    ISBN 978-953-51-0085-0,
    Edited Volume
    100 pages, February, 2012
    Paresthesias are spontaneous or evoked abnormal sensations of tingling, burning, pricking, or numbness of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect. Patients generally describe a lancinating or burning pain, often associated with all ...
  • Hydrocephalus
    Hydrocephalus
    Edited by Sadip Pant and Iype Cherian
    ISBN 978-953-51-0162-8,
    Edited Volume
    226 pages, February, 2012
    Description of hydrocephalus can be found in ancient medical literature from Egypt as old as 500 AD. Hydrocephalus is characterized by abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in the ventricles of the brain. This results in the rise of intr ...
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Edited by Martin H. Maurer
    ISBN 978-953-307-806-9,
    Edited Volume
    738 pages, January, 2012
    Though considerable amount of research, both pre-clinical and clinical, has been conducted during recent years, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) remains one of the mysterious diseases of the 21st century. Great efforts have been made to develop pa ...
  • Acute Ischemic Stroke
    Acute Ischemic Stroke
    Edited by Julio César García Rodríguez
    ISBN 978-953-307-983-7,
    Edited Volume
    248 pages, January, 2012
    Despite significant technological advances in recent years, their impact on our overall health and social, well-being is not always clear to see. Perhaps, one of the best examples of this can be highlighted by the fact that mortality rates as a resul ...