Download Prevention of Stroke by John W. Norris, Vladimir C. Hachinski PDF

By John W. Norris, Vladimir C. Hachinski

Prevention of Stroke sums up and significantly analyzes our current wisdom and knowing of all significant facets of stroke prophylaxis, clinical and surgical. The e-book is meant for not just neurologists and neurosurgeons at once concerned with stroke sufferers, but in addition vascular surgeons, internists, kin physicians, and well-being planners. issues explored comprise the mobile foundation of atherosclerosis; stroke possibility elements; head and neck bruits in stroke prevention; the current prestige of anticoagulant prophylaxis; high blood pressure and stroke prevention; and prevention of cardioembolic stroke, in addition to the efficacy of aspirin and of ticlopidine in stroke prevention. Surgical prophylaxis is tested via discussions of carotid endarterectomy, prevention of stroke from cerebral vascular malformations, prevention of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage, balloon transluminal angioplasty of the carotid artery within the head and neck, and prevention of recurrent stroke.

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Download Biopsy Diagnosis of Peripheral Neuropathy (2nd Edition) by Juan Bilbao, Robert E. Schmidt PDF

By Juan Bilbao, Robert E. Schmidt

Peripheral nerve research is a tough activity for pathologists, given the appearance of latest diagnoses and methods of research and the effect of molecular genetics. This ebook provides an easy, logical strategy for developing a differential analysis in keeping with pathology and medical presentation. It additionally offers suggestion at the choice of ancillary molecular, immunohistochemical and genetic ideas to set up a definitive prognosis. transparent, authoritative tips is obtainable on prognosis of the whole variety of neuropathies simply by a wealth of high quality colour photomicrographs and electron micrographs. The pathologist will profit drastically from the id of numerous artifacts and general buildings sometimes encountered in nerve biopsies that must be wonderful from particular pathologic adjustments. This common, sensible textual content may be a useful relief achieve the main particular analysis attainable.

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Download Treating Drug Problems by Arthur Blume PDF

By Arthur Blume

A part of the hot Treating Addictions sequence, Treating Drug difficulties is stuffed with sensible details on assessing, diagnosing, and treating drug difficulties, and represents a useful device for somebody who works with consumers experiencing drug dependence or habit. the preferred sequence structure comprises evaluate scales; tables, checklists, and diagrams; positive aspects equivalent to "Dos and Don'ts" and "Important issues to Remember"; problem-solving situations; "Self-Improvement Techniques"; and advised assets, together with an annotated bibliography and lists of contacts comparable to self-help teams, residential and outpatient remedy courses, aid teams, and internet sites.

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Download Electrodiagnosis in Clinical Neurology, 5th Edition by Michael J. Aminoff PDF

By Michael J. Aminoff

The recent variation of this revered reference can provide whole, sensible suggestions on present electrodiagnostic innovations and their medical purposes for investigating difficulties of either the principal and peripheral apprehensive structures. thoroughly revised and up to date, this fifth variation offers cutting-edge wisdom on electroencephalography, electromyography, nerve conduction experiences, evoked potentials, polysomnography, and electronystagmography.Emphasizes the medical purposes of every electrodiagnostic procedure, offering cutting-edge tips for either non-specialists and specialists.Discusses the rules, scope, obstacles, diagnostic value, prognostic relevance, and issues for every technique.Clarifies the technical and functional facets of electrodiagnostic exams with over seven-hundred charts, figures, and tables.Includes a brand new bankruptcy on Magnetoencephalography that discusses using this more moderen modality for the review of sufferers with issues similar to epilepsy.Provides a brand new bankruptcy on Quantitative Electromyography in addition to a brand new bankruptcy on Neurophysiological overview of Sacral functionality that incorporates new discussions of ways to guage bladder, bowel, and sexual function.Features revisions and updates to all different latest chapters.

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Download Principles of Neurology, 6th Edition: Companion Handbook by Raymond D. Adams PDF

By Raymond D. Adams

Now the vintage instructing textual content is stronger with accelerated treatment all through and a whole updating of the textual content because it defines anew the present perform of scientific neurology. The book's successful association starts off with cardinal indicators of ailment as a prelude to systematic evaluation of administration of neurologic illness and medical syndromes. New writer, Allan Ropper, provides his services in acute care, stroke, neuropathy and extra. Plus you will discover extra diagnostic imaging all through, the newest on neuromuscular disorder, degenerative problems, neurology of the baby, neurorehabilitation and masses extra. better of all, it really is as readable as ever!

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Download Netter’s Neuroscience Flash Cards by David L. Felten MD PhD PDF

By David L. Felten MD PhD

Designed as a brief assessment software, Netter's Neuroscience Flash Cards let you try your wisdom at the cross! enjoyable, quickly, and added in complete colour, this transportable source is an ideal examine instrument that covers neuroscience and neuroanatomy. Netter illustrations at the entrance and answers to labels plus explanatory text at the again emphasize the main organizational neurosciences rules and key scientific functions for an efficient but in-depth review. it truly is perfect as a complement to coursework, a prep device for assessments, in case you are readying for rounds or scientific shows, or if you would easily prefer to increase your wisdom of the topic.

You can also be drawn to: A spouse textbook, Netter’s Atlas of Neuroscience, 3rd Edition, to which the playing cards are cross-referenced.

  • Provides a quick evaluate of the worried system, making them perfect to be used ahead of tests or all through medical rotations, residency, or in practice.
  • Allows you to make clinically very important correlations in neuroanatomy, cell biology, and neurophysiology.
  • Neuroimaging examples aid investigate your take hold of of the subject.
  • Includes visual and numbered labels on front, and labeled answers/comments at the reverse.
  • Clinical 'pearls' and precious summaries of the result of neurological harm or accidents (peripheral nerves, cranial nerves, spinal twine and mind stem buildings and areas, numerous syndromes, etc.) on the again of every card elevate your knowing of the scientific implications of neuroscience concepts.
  • Pre-punched holes and convenient binding ring let you hold chosen teams of flash playing cards with you anywhere.
  • Cross-referenced to Netter’s Atlas of Neuroscience, 3rd Edition for extra details on any topic.
  • Includes extensive imaging, cross-sectional anatomy, and vascular information.
  • Features elevated cellular and molecular coverage.

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Download Neurodegeneration and Neuroprotection in Parkinson's Disease by C. W. Olanow, Peter Jenner, Moussa Youdim PDF

By C. W. Olanow, Peter Jenner, Moussa Youdim

Neuroscience views offers multidisciplinary experiences of subject matters in a single of the main divers and speedily advancing fields within the existence sciences. no matter if you're a new recruit to neuroscience, or a longtime professional, glance to this sequence for 'one-stop' resources of the old, physiological, pharmacological, biochemical, molecular organic, and healing points of selected study components.

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Download Conquering Headache: An Illustrated Guide to Understanding by Alan M. Rapoport PDF

By Alan M. Rapoport

Conquering Headache, Fourth variation offers the knowledge had to overcome complications and enhance the standard of lifestyles. This new version contains chapters detailing the most recent information regarding drugs for acute remedy of assaults, preventative remedy of migraine and therapy of cluster headache. The e-book covers parts of therapeutic massage, actual remedy, replacement remedies equivalent to chiropractic, acupuncture, and typical treatments like supplements, minerals, and herbs. useful directions for drugs use together with dosages, unwanted effects, and barriers also are integrated during this new version.

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