Download e-book for kindle: The Treatment of Epilepsy, Third Edition by John M. Freeman, Jennifer B. Freeman, Millicent T. Kelly

By John M. Freeman, Jennifer B. Freeman, Millicent T. Kelly

ISBN-10: 1405183837

ISBN-13: 9781405183833

ISBN-10: 1444316664

ISBN-13: 9781444316667

A sensible referenceto the scientific and surgical procedure of epilepsy

The 3rd version of The remedy of Epilepsy has been completely up-to-date. it's a reference paintings, yet has a powerful useful bias, and is designed to help neurologists, neurosurgeons and different clinicians in any respect degrees who're eager about the therapy of sufferers with epilepsy. it's a definitive resource of scientific details to lead scientific perform and rational treatment.

Written and edited through major specialists, many actively concerned with the overseas League opposed to Epilepsy, this re-creation:

  • covers the new advances within the rules and methods to epilepsy remedy, the creation of recent medications and the advance of recent surgical ideas
  • contains 26 thoroughly new chapters and sixty one new members
  • includes pharmacological homes and prescribing info for all medicines utilized in the remedy of epilepsy
  • features the real contribution of a brand new editor Jerome Engel Jr, Professor of Neurology on the college of California tuition of drugs in la.

Chapter 1 Definitions and type of Epilepsy (pages 1–20): Christina A. Gurnett and W. Edwin Dodson
Chapter 2 Epidemiology and analysis of Epilepsy (pages 21–31): Lars Forsgren and Dale Hesdorffer
Chapter three Aetiology of Epilepsy (pages 33–53): Simon D. Shorvon
Chapter four Differential prognosis of Epilepsy (pages 55–66): Mark Cook
Chapter five Mechanisms of Epileptogenesis (pages 67–79): Giuliano Avanzini and Silvana Franceschetti
Chapter 6 Antiepileptic Drug Discovery (pages 81–89): H. Steve White
Chapter 7 Mechanisms of Antiepileptic Drug motion (pages 91–108): Matthew C. Walker, Rainer Surges and Andrew Fisher
Chapter eight Mechanisms of Tolerance and Drug Resistance (pages 109–118): Wolfgang Loscher and Dieter Schmidt
Chapter nine common ideas of clinical administration (pages 119–139): Emilio Perucca
Chapter 10 administration of Newly clinically determined Epilepsy (pages 141–151): Yvonne M. Hart
Chapter eleven administration of power energetic Epilepsy in Adults (pages 153–162): Simon D. Shorvon
Chapter 12 administration of Epilepsy in Remission (pages 163–169): Patrick Kwan and Howan Leung
Chapter thirteen administration of Epilepsy in babies (pages 171–178): Catherine Chiron
Chapter 14 administration of adolescence Epilepsy Syndromes (pages 179–194): Colin D. Ferrie
Chapter 15 administration of Epilepsies linked to particular illnesses in young ones (pages 195–201): John H. Livingston
Chapter sixteen administration of Epilepsy within the aged (pages 203–217): Hiba Arif, Anil Mendiratta and Lawrence J. Hirsch
Chapter 17 administration of Epilepsy in individuals with studying Disabilities (pages 219–229): Eylert Brodtkorb
Chapter 18 Emergency remedy of Seizures and standing Epilepticus (pages 231–247): Matthew C. Walker and Simon D. Shorvon
Chapter 19 stressful mind damage and different hazards (pages 249–257): Marc Dichter and Nancy R. Temkin
Chapter 20 administration of scientific Co?morbidity linked to Epilepsy (pages 259–272): Gagandeep Singh
Chapter 21 Psychiatric beneficial properties of Epilepsy and their administration (pages 273–287): Brent Elliott, Meriem Amarouche and Simon D. Shorvon
Chapter 22 administration of Side?Effects of Antiepileptic medicines (pages 289–299): Gaetano Zaccara, Fabrizio Balestrieri and Aldo Ragazzoni
Chapter 23 Ketogenic Diets (pages 301–310): Eric H. Kossoff and Jennifer L. Dorward
Chapter 24 Non?pharmacological, Complementary and substitute remedies for Epilepsy (pages 311–322): Tom Whitmarsh
Chapter 25 Reproductive elements of Epilepsy remedy (pages 323–333): Torbjorn Tomson
Chapter 26 Epilepsy Counselling (pages 335–340): Anthony Linklater, Doreen Patsika and Susan Usiskin
Chapter 27 Genetic Counselling in Epilepsy (pages 341–360): Federico Zara
Chapter 28 Drug Interactions (pages 361–377): Edoardo Spina
Chapter 29 scientific remedy of Epilepsy in occasions with constrained assets (pages 379–385): Gretchen L. Birbeck
Chapter 30 creation to the alternative of Antiepileptic medications (pages 387–398): Emilio Perucca
Chapter 31 Acetazolamide (pages 399–410): Miri Y. Neufeld
Chapter 32 Adrenocorticotropic Hormone and Corticosteroids (pages 411–419): Federico Vigevano and Maria Roberta Cilio
Chapter 33 Benzodiazepines used basically for continual remedy (Clobazam, Clonazepam, Clorazepate and Nitrazepam) (pages 421–430): Peter Camfield and Carol Camfield
Chapter 34 Benzodiazepines used essentially for Emergency therapy (Diazepam, Lorazepam and Midazolam) (pages 431–446): Eugen Trinka
Chapter 35 Brivaracetam (pages 447–457): Philipp von Rosenstiel and Emilio Perucca
Chapter 36 Carbamazepine (pages 459–474): Matti Sillanpaa, Leena Haataja, Torbjorn Tomson and Svein I. Johannessen
Chapter 37 Carisbamate (pages 475–484): Gerald P. Novak and Martin J. Brodie
Chapter 38 Eslicarbazepine Acetate (pages 485–498): Luis Almeida, Meir Bialer and Patricio Soares?da?Silva
Chapter 39 Ethosuximide (pages 499–509): Tracy A. Glauser and Emilio Perucca
Chapter forty Felbamate (pages 511–518): Ilo E. Leppik and James R. White
Chapter forty-one Gabapentin (pages 519–526): Ernest R. Somerville and Andrew W. Michell
Chapter forty two Lacosamide (pages 527–534): Rajesh Sachdeo
Chapter forty three Lamotrigine (pages 535–558): Fumisuke Matsuo and Awais Riaz
Chapter forty four Levetiracetam (pages 559–573): Jacqueline A. French and Francoise Tonner
Chapter forty five Oxcarbazepine (pages 575–584): Edward Faught and Nita Limdi
Chapter forty six Phenobarbital, Primidone and different Barbiturates (pages 585–603): Roberto Michelucci, Elena Pasini and Carlo Alberto Tassinari
Chapter forty seven Phenytoin (pages 605–618): Mervyn J. Eadie
Chapter forty eight Piracetam (pages 619–625): Simon D. Shorvon
Chapter forty nine Pregabalin (pages 627–635): Sylvain Rheims and Philippe Ryvlin
Chapter 50 Retigabine (pages 637–646): Harry Mansbach and Michel Baulac
Chapter fifty one Rufinamide (pages 647–655): Victor Biton
Chapter fifty two Stiripentol (pages 657–661): Kai Eriksson and Tapani Keranen
Chapter fifty three Tiagabine (pages 663–672): Reetta Kalviainen
Chapter fifty four Topiramate (pages 673–683): J. Helen go and Catherine J. Riney
Chapter fifty five Valproate (pages 685–697): Blaise F. D. Bourgeois
Chapter fifty six Vigabatrin (pages 699–712): Gunter Kramer and Gabriele Wohlrab
Chapter fifty seven Zonisamide (pages 713–720): Stephen J. Wroe
Chapter fifty eight different medicines not often Used (pages 721–731): Hartmut Meierkord and Martin Holtkamp
Chapter fifty nine Antiepileptic medications in Early medical improvement (pages 733–740): Philip N. Patsalos and Josemir W. Sander
Chapter 60 evaluate of surgery for Epilepsy (pages 741–756): Jerome Engel
Chapter sixty one Scalp EEG within the Epilepsy surgical procedure assessment (pages 757–766): Christine Bower Baca and John M. Stern
Chapter sixty two Invasive EEG in Presurgical overview of Epilepsy (pages 767–798): Susan S. Spencer, Dang okay. Nguyen and Robert B. Duckrow
Chapter sixty three MEG in Presurgical review of Epilepsy (pages 799–804): Hermann Stefan, Stefan Rampp and Rudiger Hopfengartner
Chapter sixty four MRI within the Presurgical review (pages 805–820): Jorg Wellmer and Christian E. Elger
Chapter sixty five puppy and SPECT in Presurgical overview of Epilepsy (pages 821–828): Wim Van Paesschen, Karolien Goffin and Koen Van Laere
Chapter sixty six Experimental Neurophysiological suggestions (pages 829–849): Francois Mauguiere, Isabelle Merlet and Julien Jung
Chapter sixty seven Neuropsychological trying out in Presurgical overview (pages 851–863): Marilyn Jones?Gotman and Jelena Djordjevic
Chapter sixty eight Presurgical Psychiatric evaluate (pages 865–874): Andres M. Kanner
Chapter sixty nine Mesial Temporal Lobe surgical procedure and different Lobar Resections (pages 875–885): James Leiphart and Itzhak Fried
Chapter 70 Resective surgical procedure of Neoplasms (pages 887–901): Nicholas Wetjen, Mithri R. Junna, Kurupath Radhakrishnan, Aaron Cohen?Gadol and Gregory D. Cascino
Chapter seventy one Resective surgical procedure of Vascular and Infective Lesions for Epilepsy (pages 903–924): Christopher E. Uff and Neil D. Kitchen
Chapter seventy two surgical procedure of Developmental Anomalies inflicting Epilepsy (pages 925–933): Joshua Chern and Youssef G. Comair
Chapter seventy three Hemispherectomy for Epilepsy (pages 935–942): Georg Dorfmuller, Christine Bulteau and Olivier Delalande
Chapter seventy four Corpus Callosotomy (pages 943–950): David W. Roberts
Chapter seventy five Hypothalamic Hamartoma and a number of Subpial Transection (pages 951–957): Michael C. Smith, Richard Byrne and Andres M. Kanner
Chapter seventy six wide awake surgical procedure for Epilepsy (pages 959–966): Christian B. Kaufman and Webster H. Pilcher
Chapter seventy seven Epilepsy surgical procedure in kids (pages 967–974): Jason S. Hauptman and Gary W. Mathern
Chapter seventy eight Stereotactic surgical procedure for Epilepsy (pages 975–992): Andrew W. McEvoy and Fiona J. L. Arnold
Chapter seventy nine problems of Epilepsy surgical procedure (pages 993–1005): Charles E. Polkey
Chapter eighty Anaesthesia for Epilepsy surgical procedure (pages 1007–1016): Barbara Van de Wiele
Chapter eighty one Vagal Nerve Stimulation (pages 1017–1023): Steven C. Schachter
Chapter eighty two mind Stimulation (pages 1025–1033): Gregory ok. Bergey
Chapter eighty three Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Medically Intractable Epilepsy (pages 1035–1041): Isaac Yang, Edward F. Chang and Nicholas M. Barbaro
Chapter eighty four destiny Focal remedy ways to Epilepsy (pages 1043–1050): Hannah R. Cock and Karen E. Nilsen
Chapter eighty five Epilepsy surgical procedure in nations with constrained assets (pages 1051–1056): Andre Palmini

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