By Privatdozent Dr. Jürg Ulrich (auth.)
By Christopher G. Goetz MDMD
Equipped to technique sufferer difficulties how you do, this best-selling textual content publications you thru the review of neurologic indicators, is helping you choose the main acceptable exams and interpret the findings, and assists you in successfully dealing with the underlying reasons. Its sensible procedure makes it an incredible reference for medical practice.
- Includes functional, evidence-based techniques from an the world over popular staff of authors.
- Zeroes in on what you actually need to grasp with precious tables that spotlight hyperlinks among neurological anatomy, diagnostic stories, and healing approaches.
- Offers a logical, clinically proper layout so that you can locate the solutions you would like speedy.
- Features a brand new, up-to-date layout for simpler reference.
- Includes new full-color pictures and up-to-date illustrations to facilitate comprehension of significant options.
- Features up-to-date chapters at the newest genetic- and immunologic-based remedies, advances in pharmacology, and new imaging innovations.
- Includes an extended and up-to-date CD-ROM to be able to view videos of sufferer examinations, obtain the entire book's illustrations, and improve examination instruction with evaluate questions.
By Dr. Claus Diebler, Dr. Olivier Dulac (auth.)
This excellent, profusely illustrated e-book presents a concise and considerate evaluation of the entire vital illnesses of the kid's mind. The lesions are good equipped into logical different types that aid the reader to recollect the data conveyed. the $64000 beneficial properties of every entity are mentioned completely. facts from the literature are documented through chosen references and are truly unusual from the authors' own adventure. The gross pathology of every sickness is illustrated by means of good chosen, top of the range CT scans and aiding neuroradiological reports. every one caption starts off with the proper medical information, so the reader is aware the medical context within which the research was once bought. The caption then describes the explicit CT positive aspects of the case, so the reader learns to interpret the photographs appropriately to reach on the ultimate prognosis. through this method, the authors give you the reader with a wide event in all features of pediatric cranial CT and train him to differentiate effectively one of the various sickness states. The authors has to be congratulated for his or her excellence and their me ticulous consciousness to aspect. they've got written a big booklet that brings jointly the fields of pediatric neurology and pediatric cranial CT, improving either. This quantity is an important addition to the private libraries of all physicians who deal with kids: pediatri cians, neurologists, neurosurgeons and radiologists. i think i'm a greater health care professional for having learn this text.
By Wolfgang C. Schlegel, Thomas Bortfeld, Anca-Ligia Grosu, L.W. Brady, H.-P. Heilmann, M. Molls
This ebook offers an summary of contemporary advances in radiation oncology, lots of that have originated from physics and engineering sciences. After an introductory part on easy elements of 3D scientific imaging, the position of 3D imaging within the context of radiotherapy is explored in a chain of chapters at the quite a few sleek imaging thoughts. one other significant part addresses 3D remedy making plans for conformal radiotherapy, with attention of either exterior radiotherapy and brachytherapy. to that end the trendy suggestions of 3D conformal radiotherapy are defined, together with stereotactic radiotherapy, intensity-modulated radiation treatment, image-guided and adaptive radiotherapy, and radiotherapy with charged debris. extra clinically orientated chapters discover using brachytherapy in sufferers with prostate melanoma, cardiovascular issues and breast melanoma. The booklet concludes with sections on sufferer positioning and caliber coverage. The textual content is particularly designed to be available to pros and scholars with a scientific heritage in addition to to rookies to radiation oncology from the sector of physics.
By Behnam Badie
A part of the Neurosurgical Operative Atlas sequence, this quantity provides modern operative tactics in neuro-oncology. It bargains an obtainable, step by step advisor to the newest remedies and issues in neuro-oncology, with prolonged insurance of each level of every technique, from sufferer choice, to preoperative making plans, to operative innovations and post-operative administration. you're supplied with the main expert views within the box as participants talk about the strategies which they've got themselves constructed or mastered as specialists within the box. considerable paintings, a lot of it in complete colour, supplementations the textual content and highlights severe issues, making this publication a superb scientific source.
By Abraham Wikler
A significant issue within the remedy of opioid dependence has been the patience of relapse regardless of cleansing and enforced lengthy abstention from drug use, without or with traditional psychotherapy and different efforts at rehabilitation. either preliminary habit and next relapses tend to be ascribed to the hunt for opioid-produced euphoria in people with personality problems. This formula is in accord with one-half of the common-sense "pleasure-pain" precept, however it ignores the opposite part, specifically, the iconic dysphoric effects of re peated opioid use (distressing abstinence phenomena, sexual distur bances, disruption of marital prestige, unemployment, enmeshment in felony actions, arrests, and imprisonment). as a minimum, the pleasure-pain precept is an empty tautology because it is incapable of refutation by way of any available goal information that would appear contradic tory, inasmuch because it will be "saved" by way of invocation of untestable uncon scious intervening variables. much less tied to the pleasure-pain precept is the view that relapse is because of long-lasting sequelae of prior opioid dependancy, because of complicated conditioning tactics, either operant and classical, concerning pharmacological, environmental, social and private variables. during this view, relapse isn't really easily a re-enactment of preliminary opioid use, yet is a "disease, sui generis" a ailment of its personal style. the criteria contributing to this sickness, sui generis are reviewed during this book.
By V. Scuderi, M. Menarini (auth.), Sergio Pintaudi, Lucia Rizzato (eds.)
Questo quantity affronta gli aspetti clinici, assistenziali e organizzativi del trattamento del neuroleso grave: dal primo soccorso fino alla donazione degli organi a scopo di trapianto, nel caso di arresto irreversibile delle funzioni cerebrali.
Nel libro particolare attenzione viene posta all’accoglienza del paziente e alla comunicazione con i familiari, e viene evidenziato il carattere fondamentale del prelievo di organi a scopo di trapianto, quale continuit� assistenziale.
Guida utile in step with chi opera nei reparti di terapia intensiva, di rianimazione, neurochirurgia, pronto soccorso e centri di coordinamento trapianti, è completato da appendici con ricca modulistica, linee guida nazionali e normative di pertinenza.
By S. Clare Stanford
The SSRIs have had an enormous impression at the therapy of melancholy and one, Prozac, has even attained cult prestige. but, their predecessors are nonetheless used with impunity and we don't have any definitive cause of their healing results. In reviewing the proven and novel symptoms for therapy with those medicines, SSRIs: earlier, current and destiny, includes a frank and specified appraisal in their security, efficacy and tolerability in addition to exploring their underlying neurobiology. This e-book is particularly designed to be available and instructive to either scholars and specialists within the scientific and preclinical sciences. every time possible, person chapters combine fabric from those parts and so they all begin by way of outlining the history to every subject prior to discussing extra really good study. for this reason, readers who're devoted to one among department of this box could be inspired to extend their figuring out of, and curiosity in, others.
By Joseph J. Volpe MD
The fifth version of this essential source captures the most recent insights in neonatal neurology in a wholly attractive, readable demeanour. global authority Dr. Joseph Volpe has thoroughly revised his masterwork from hide to hide, describing every thing from the main up to date discoveries in genetics in the course of the most modern advances within the prognosis and administration of neurologic problems. He promises the entire medical information you must offer modern day foremost take care of neonates with neurological conditions.Provides accomplished assurance of neonatal neurology, completely written via the field's founding professional, Dr. Joseph Volpe - for a masterful, cohesive resource of solutions to any query that arises on your perform. makes a speciality of scientific assessment and administration, whereas additionally reading the various medical and technological advances which are revolutionizing neonatal neurology. Organizes disease-focused chapters by means of affected physique sector for ease of reference.Offers entire updates from disguise to hide to mirror the entire most recent clinical and medical wisdom, from our most present knowing of the genetic underpinnings of neurologic sickness, during the most modern neuroimaging advances . . . cutting-edge directions for assessment, prognosis, and diagnosis . . . and the most recent administration ways for all types of neonatal neuropathology.Features a wealth of latest, high quality pictures that seize the various advances in neonatal neuroimaging, together with a variety of MR pictures.