Epilepsy

Written By Richard Appleton
Epilepsy
  • Publsiher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 29 January 2009
  • ISBN : 0199233683
  • Pages : 186 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Astrocytes and Epilepsy

Astrocytes and Epilepsy
  • Author : Jacqueline A. Hubbard,Devin K. Binder
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-07-05
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : Epilepsy is a devastating group of neurological disorders characterized by periodic and unpredictable seizure activity in the brain. There is a critical need for new drugs and approaches given than at least one-third of all epilepsy patients are not made free of seizures by existing medications and become "medically refractory". ...

Introduction to Epilepsy

Introduction to Epilepsy
  • Author : Gonzalo Alarcón,Antonio Valentín
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-04-26
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : Covers all aspects of epilepsy, from basic mechanisms to diagnosis and management, as well as legal and social considerations....

Epilepsy

Epilepsy
  • Author : Richard Appleton,Anthony G. Marson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-01-29
  • Total pages : 186
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : Describes the causes of epilepsy, different types of seizures, and methods of treatment, and tells how epileptics can lead a nearly normal life....

Absolute Epilepsy and EEG Rotation Review

Absolute Epilepsy and EEG Rotation Review
  • Author : Mona Sazgar,Michael G. Young
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-03-01
  • Total pages : 204
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : This book contains the most essential information needed for an epilepsy/ EEG rotation. Chapters are formatted with bullet points and feature clinical pearls. Concise and easy-to-read, this quick reference provides neurology residents, clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy fellows, and other clinicians with the most critical information in epilepsy and EEG in ...

Navigating Life with Epilesy

Navigating Life with Epilesy
  • Author : David C. Spencer
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-03
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : "Navigating Life with Epilepsy aims to provide clear and reliable information about epilepsy, including "what" (definition), "how" (pathophysiology), "who" (epidemiology), and "why" (etiology). The volume guides the reader through current approaches to diagnosis (including a review of diagnostic tests) and treatment, and shares patient experiences and advice on navigating the ...

Oxford Textbook of Epilepsy and Epileptic Seizures

Oxford Textbook of Epilepsy and Epileptic Seizures
  • Author : Simon Shorvon,Renzo Guerrini,Mark Cook,Samden Lhatoo
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-12-20
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : Part of the Oxford Textbooks in Clinical Neurology (OTCN) series, this volume covers the scientific basis, clinical diagnosis, and treatment of epilepsy and epileptic seizures, and is complemented by an online edition....

Seizures and Epilepsy

Seizures and Epilepsy
  • Author : Jerome Engel
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-01-31
  • Total pages : 706
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : This second edition of Seizures and Epilepsy, written almost a quarter of a century after the ground-breaking first edition, is more than an update: it is a complete revision due to tremendous advances in the field. Our understanding of the fundamental neuronal mechanisms underlying epileptic phenomena, as well as current ...

Common Epilepsy Pitfalls

Common Epilepsy Pitfalls
  • Author : Dieter Schmidt,Steven Schachter
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-07
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : Epilepsy is amongst the most frequently encountered of neurological disorders, yet issues surrounding differential diagnosis, underlying causes, seizures, EEGs, treatment options and prognoses can often trip clinicians. Common Epilepsy Pitfalls is a comprehensive guide to anticipating and managing the pitfalls in the diagnosis and management of epilepsy....

Epilepsy Explained

Epilepsy Explained
  • Author : Markus Reuber,Steven C. Schachter,Christian E. Elger, M.d.
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : In the last five years, approximately 2.7 million people have been treated for epilepsy and it is estimated that as much as one in one-hundred of the world's population will develop epilepsy during their lifetime. It is further estimated that 60 million people worldwide have epilepsy and in the United States alone, ...

Treating Epilepsy Naturally

Treating Epilepsy Naturally
  • Author : Patricia A. Murphy
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2001-10-17
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : Hard-to-find information on epilepsy, presented by an author living successfully with the condition Drugs commonly used to treat epilepsy have some extremely harmful side effects. Treating Epilepsy Naturally is an empathetic, practical, empowering look at treatment options, lifestyle choices, and ways of living well. Written by an author who has ...

The Epilepsy Prescriber s Guide to Antiepileptic Drugs

The Epilepsy Prescriber s Guide to Antiepileptic Drugs
  • Author : Philip N. Patsalos,Erik K. St Louis
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-06-14
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : This concise book is the essential clinical reference guide for practitioners who care for patients with epilepsy throughout their lifespan....

The Comprehensive Evaluation and Treatment of Epilepsy

The Comprehensive Evaluation and Treatment of Epilepsy
  • Author : Steven C. Schachter,Donald L. Schomer
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 1997-05-22
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : Epilepsy is, after headache, the second most common neurological disorder. This book clarifies the many courses of action to take in treating patients with epilepsy. It presents current knowledge about seizures and epilepsy in a comprehensive, socially conscious, and clear manner. The editors have provided this information in a comprehensive, ...

Epilepsy

Epilepsy
  • Author : Richard Appleton,Tony Marson
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2009-01-29
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : Epilepsy: The Facts is written specifically for sufferers of epilepsy and their friends and families. This easy-to-understand, evidence-based guide to epilepsy explains everything about the causes and effects of the disease, clearly and simply. The book addresses all aspects of epilepsy, at all ages. It begins with basic descriptions and ...

MRI Negative Epilepsy

MRI Negative Epilepsy
  • Author : Elson L. So,Philippe Ryvlin
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-03-26
  • Total pages : 255
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : This book critically appraises the role and value of specific diagnostic and treatment techniques for drug-resistant, MRI-negative epilepsy. The authors present the evidence and share their expertise on the diagnostic options and surgical approaches that make epilepsy surgery possible and worthwhile in this complex and challenging condition....

Pellock s Pediatric Epilepsy

Pellock s Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Author : Douglas R. Nordli, Jr., MD,John M. Pellock, MD,Raman Sankar, MD, PhD,James W. Wheless, MD
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2016-08-28
  • Total pages : 1200
  • ISBN : 0199233683
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Summary : Now in its fourth edition, Pellock’s Pediatric Epilepsy: Diagnosis and Therapy remains the gold standard for diagnosis, treatment, classification, and management of childhood epilepsies. With over 100 distinguished contributors from world-leading epilepsy programs, the long-awaited new edition maintains the breadth and scope the book is known for while significantly updating ...