Assessing Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (Topics by Arthur D. Anastopoulos, Terri L. Shelton

By Arthur D. Anastopoulos, Terri L. Shelton

This quantity presents baby overall healthiness care execs and educators with a finished set of empirically-driven, process-oriented directions for assessing young ones and youngsters who convey indicators of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity ailment (AD/HD). * bargains directions for carrying out an AD/HD evaluate;
* features a specified description of the defining beneficial properties of AD/HD;
* Comprehensively discusses how AD/HD and its linked positive aspects spread around the lifestyles span;
* offers an in-depth critique of assorted evaluate approaches.
Assessing Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder steers the reader throughout the technique of deciding on measures and attaining actual AD/HD diagnoses. The textual content additionally experiences the method of translating evaluation facts into remedy ideas, giving suggestions to kids and households, and comparing therapy efficacy.

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Malattia di Parkinson e parkinsonismi: La prospettiva delle by Alberto Costa, Carlo Caltagirone

By Alberto Costa, Carlo Caltagirone

L’opera nasce dall’esigenza di raccogliere in una pubblicazione unitaria le conoscenze sul tema dei disturbi cognitivi nella malattia di Parkinson e nei “parkinsonismi”. Il uniqueness impulso dato alla ricerca sull’argomento ha, infatti, prodotto negli ultimi anni un’ampia letteratura che documenta l’elevato livello di complessit� della questione, in step with l. a. cui comprensione si rende necessaria un’analisi ragionata di natura multidimensionale. l. a. parte iniziale dell’opera è dedicata all’illustrazione delle caratteristiche neuropatologiche che definiscono l. a. malattia di Parkinson. I successivi contributi si incentrano sulle propriet� dei deficit neuropsicologici e sui metodi di valutazione attualmente disponibili. Ampio spazio è riservato, in questa parte, alla discussione sui modelli di interpretazione neurobiologica dei deficit cognitivi con particolare attenzione all’interazione tra tali disturbi e i meccanismi d’azione di neurotrasmettitori/neuromodulatori quali, advert esempio, l’acetilcolina e l. a. dopamina. I capitoli della sezione finale del quantity sono dedicati alla disamina dei correlati neurali dei deficit neuropsicologici nella malattia di Parkinson così come emergono dall’applicazione di metodiche di neuroimaging e di stimolazione magnetica transcranica.

Il duplice vertice teorico/clinico mantenuto nella trattazione dei contenuti rende l’opera fruibile da un’ampia viewers di operatori. In particolare, neurologi, psicologi, neuropsicologi, geriatri, fisiatri, psichiatri, logopedisti e fisioterapisti possono trovare nel libro un valido strumento di aggiornamento e approfondimento professionale. Il quantity, according to sua natura, può inoltre rappresentare un utile riferimento di studio in step with soggetti in formazione. Infine, nelle intenzioni dei curatori l’opera vuole anche essere uno strumento di sensibilizzazione sull’importanza che riveste l. a. “questione cognitiva” nella gestione complessiva della malattia di Parkinson according to professionisti, quali, advert esempio, i medici di base, che hanno in molti casi il primo contatto con il paziente.

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Palliative Neurology by Ian Maddocks, Bruce Brew, Heather Waddy, Ian Williams

By Ian Maddocks, Bruce Brew, Heather Waddy, Ian Williams

Palliative care affirms the worth of holistic help for people dealing with demise from complicated sickness. This guide goals to supply succinct and functional recommendation at the administration of significant neurological issues in either their supportive and terminal stages, spotting that those stipulations are expanding in occurrence in nearly each society because the percentage of aged folks grows. It demonstrates how the discomforts encountered in dementia, stroke, Parkinson's disorder, ALS, Huntington's disorder, muscular dystrophies and a number of sclerosis can enjoy the comparable accomplished method of palliation as has advanced in professional take care of melanoma.

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Color Atlas of Neurology (Flexibook) by Reinhard Rohkamm

By Reinhard Rohkamm

Nordwest-Krankenhaus Sanderbusch, Sande, Germany. Pocket atlas bargains high quality colour illustrations and unique details at the prognosis of indicators and indicators of neurologic sickness. Emphasizes stipulations most often obvious in medical perform. additionally contains the basics of the anatomic constitution of the apprehensive process. Softcover.

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Paediatric Neurosurgery by Lindy May, Linda May

By Lindy May, Linda May

This publication is geared up to facilitate studying within the speedily increasing and engaging quarter of pediatric neurosurgery. it really is offered in a realistic manner, using examples of situations and case reviews to reinforce the knowledge of the topic. The essence of relatives based care is reiterated during the booklet, together with continuity of care following discharge from sanatorium into the group.

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Advances and Technical Standards in Neurosurgery Volume 31 by Edited by J.D. Pickard, Cambridge (Editor-in-Chief),

By Edited by J.D. Pickard, Cambridge (Editor-in-Chief), N.Akalan,Ankara, C.Di Rocco, Roma, V.V. Dolenc,

This sequence, subsidized by means of the ecu organization of Neurosurgical Societies, has already develop into a vintage. normally, one quantity is released in step with yr. The Advances part provides fields of neurosurgery and similar parts during which very important contemporary development has been made. The Technical criteria part beneficial properties distinctive descriptions of ordinary systems to aid younger neurosurgeons of their post-graduate education. The contributions are written by way of skilled clinicians and are reviewed by means of all individuals of the Editorial Board.

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Epilepsy by Jacqueline A. French, Norman, M.D. Delanty

By Jacqueline A. French, Norman, M.D. Delanty

Healing concepts in Epilepsy includes the main up to date pondering near to treating epilepsy victims of every age. The chapters speak about seizure class, epilepsies with differing a long time of onset, analysis and differential analysis, administration, drugs, and designated concerns for people with concomitant complications.A advisor for physicians treating epileptic sufferers that may be used on the aspect of care, this crucial new paintings brings jointly knowledgeable editorial group and major specialists to study the healing brokers at present on hand and examine their effectiveness. it's a helpful source for experts and normal physicians to maintain abreast of the present literature from a scientific point of view, therefore assisting within the reputation of the ailment and delivering the simplest intervention.It offers an updated account of obtainable remedies and interventions in all elements of epilepsy. It appraises present considering and scientific perform for treating the epileptic sufferer. It studies historical past on pharmacology and mechanisms of drug motion.

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Huntington's Disease - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference publication. It provides an entire clinical dictionary protecting 1000's of phrases and expressions with regards to Huntington's sickness. It additionally offers broad lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it presents details to clients on how one can replace their wisdom utilizing a variety of web assets. The publication is designed for physicians, scientific scholars getting ready for Board examinations, scientific researchers, and sufferers who are looking to get to grips with learn devoted to Huntington's affliction. in case your time is effective, this ebook is for you. First, you won't waste time looking out the net whereas lacking loads of proper info. moment, the ebook additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. eventually, you won't waste time and cash printing 1000s of websites.

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Neurotechnology: Premises, Potential, and Problems by James Giordano

By James Giordano

New applied sciences that let us to enquire mechanisms and capabilities of the mind have proven massive promise in treating mind affliction and harm. those rising applied sciences additionally offer a way to evaluate and control human recognition, cognitions, feelings, and behaviors, bringing with them the aptitude to rework society. Neurotechnology: Premises, capability, and Problems explores the technical, ethical, felony, and sociopolitical matters that come up in and from today’s purposes of neuroscience and know-how and discusses their implications for the future.

Some of the problems raised during this thought-provoking quantity include:
• Neurotechnology in schooling: an enablement, a therapy, or an enhancement?
• the capability and obstacles of neuroimaging expertise in making a choice on sufferer prognoses
• Tissue implantation know-how as a fashion of engendering custom-made medicine
• Neuroprostheses: recovery of services of the disabled vs. enhancement to transhuman capabilities
• Deep mind stimulation and its use in restoring, holding, or altering patients’ own identity
• the ease and danger of cognitive functionality tools
• Cyborg expertise and its capability to alter our imaginative and prescient of humanity
• Methodologies for decreasing the chance of neurotechnology’s effect on moral, criminal, and social issues
With contributions from a world workforce of specialists engaged on the innovative of neurotechnology, this quantity lays the basis to understand the moral, felony, and social elements of the technology in ways in which continue speed with this swiftly progressing box.

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Child Neurology 7th Edition by John H Menkes, Harvey B Sarnat, Bernard L Maria,

By John H Menkes, Harvey B Sarnat, Bernard L Maria,

Revised to include the most recent advances within the neurosciences and medical neurology, the 7th version of this vintage textual content offers functional, least expensive problem-solving techniques to all ailments affecting the constructing frightened process. In clinically proper phrases, the publication explains how fresh advancements in molecular biology, genetics, neurochemistry, neurophysiology, neuropathology, and neuroimaging influence on prognosis and therapy. Chapters specialize in particular issues or teams of issues and emphasize differential prognosis, ailment path, therapy, and diagnosis. This variation has a brand new bankruptcy on mitochondrial cytopathies.

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