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  • 2011
    Matthew T. Kaufman.
    The ultimate purpose of the motor system is clear: it exists to control the body. However, despite the motor system being among the longest-studied brain structures, it remains unclear how -- mechanistically -- motor cortex performs this function. Here, a mechanistic approach was taken to investigate how primary motor cortex (M1) and dorsal premotor cortex (PMd) control movement. That is, the goal was to elucidate the dynamics of the motor cortex 'machine.' Monkeys were trained in reaching tasks, and neural signals were recorded from their brains as they performed them. Two broad classes of analysis were used. First, cell-by-cell analyses were combined with cell-type analyses, which permitted examining the activity patterns of excitatory and inhibitory neurons separately. Second, techniques based on dynamical systems analysis (such as dimensionality reduction) were applied, which permitted analysis of neural populations as a whole and abstraction to a somewhat higher level of system function. Three major results and a technical advance are presented. Firstly, we investigated how it is possible for an animal to hold still even as neural activity in motor cortex changes drastically during preparation for the upcoming movement. We found that, contrary to common assumptions, there does not appear to be a 'gate' comprised of high inhibition during preparation. Instead, using the dynamical systems perspective, we found that preparatory activity has a special structure such that it remains in intrinsically muscle neutral, 'iso-force' patterns. Secondly, we searched for coherent dynamics in the movement-time activity of motor cortex. We found that motor cortex appears to obey a relatively simple set of dynamics, dominated by oscillatory patterns. Moreover, the exact neural trajectory is heavily determined ('seeded') by the immediately preceding preparatory activity. In order to causally perturb these dynamics with patterned stimulation and cell-type specificity, we then developed a set of optogenetic techniques for use in primates. Finally, we investigated how the dynamics of the decision-making process are reflected in motor cortex. To do so, we combined a novel decision-making paradigm, many simultaneous neural recordings, and single-trial analytical techniques. Preliminary results are given for this final section, demonstrating the presence of vacillation in monkey decision-making. In summary, we found that preparation and movement can be understood as an oscillatory dynamical system seeded by preparatory activity that lives in an iso-force space, that inhibitory and excitatory neurons seem to play more similar roles in the dynamical system than might be expected, and that moment-by-moment processes of motor decision-making can be seen in motor cortex.
  • 2009
    Robert John Schafer.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2010
    Sridharan Devarajan.
    Attention involves selecting the most relevant information from the abundance of information available in the sensory environment. When we attend to an object, neurons in the brain become more selective to processing information about the attended object at the expense of processing information about other, irrelevant objects. While the phenomenology of attention is well characterized, little is known about the mechanisms by which attention modulates neural responses to influence perception. In this thesis, I explore neural mechanisms of attention with a combination of approaches at several levels: 1) whole-brain functional imaging to characterize the spatiotemporal dynamics of forebrain networks that are engaged during attention, 2) extracellular electrophysiology in the midbrain of tranquilized barn owls to measure and characterize gamma oscillations, a prominent neural signature of attention, and 3) pharmacological techniques in a chick midbrain slice preparation to understand the cellular and circuit mechanisms involved in generating and regulating the structure of these oscillations. I conclude by describing ongoing work on developing neuromorphic (hardware) models of putative mechanisms of attention, as well as the development of a novel behavioral paradigm for rapidly and reliably measuring attention in birds. This work highlights the power of integrative and multi-level approaches for exploring the neural basis of cognitive functions, such as attention.
  • 2012 Springer
    In-Young Choi, Rolf Gruetter, editors.
    Introduction to Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Methods / Allen W. Song -- Hardware Requirements for In Vivo Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Studies of Neural Metabolism / Hellmut Merkle, Phil Lee and In-Young Choi -- Diffusion Sensitive Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Central Nervous System / Jeffrey J. Neil and Joseph J. H. Ackerman -- Tools to Enhance the Contrast in MR Images: From Lanthanide Complexes and Iron Oxide Particles to MEMRI / Annemie Van der Linden, Vincent Van Meir, Dario Longo and Silvio Aime -- Principles of 1H NMR Spectroscopy In Vivo / Robin A. de Graaf -- In Vivo Cerebral 31P Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy / Ernest B. Cady -- In Vivo13C Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Metabolic Modeling: Methodology / Pierre-Gilles Henry, Dinesh K. Deelchand, Isabelle Iltis, Malgorzata Marjanska and Gülin Öz, et al. -- 13C NMR Spectroscopy as a Tool in Neurobiology / Asta Haberg, Ursula Sonnewald, Janniche Hammer, Torun Melø and Haytham Eloqayli -- Overview of Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) Methodologies / Paul Cumming and Guido Böning -- Fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) Positron Emission Tomography (PET) / Andrei G. Vlassenko and Mark A. Mintun -- Neuroreceptor Imaging / Habib Zaidi and Miho Shidahara -- Optical Approaches to Study Metabolic Consequences of Spreading Depression In Vivo / C. William Shuttleworth -- Microdialysis and Microfiltration: Technology and Cerebral Applications for Energy Substrates / Kirsten Huinink, Jakob Korf and Jan Bert Gramsbergen -- Part 2. In vivo assessment of neural activity via neurovascular coupling / The Coupling of Cerebral Metabolic Rate of Glucose and Cerebral Blood Flow In Vivo / Steen G. Hasselbalch and Olaf B. Paulson -- Neuronal Basis of Non-Invasive Functional Imaging: From Microscopic Neurovascular Dynamics to BOLD fMRI / Anna Devor, David A. Boas, Gaute T. Einevoll, Richard B. Buxton and Anders M. Dale -- Imaging of Brain Function Using Deoxyhemoglobin and Magnetic Fields / Kâmil Uğurbil -- FMRI Using Exogenous Agents and Cerebral Blood Volume Contrast / Joseph B. Mandeville. FMRI in Mice: Functional Phenotyping of Transgenic Mouse Lines Based on Hemodynamic Readouts / Thomas Mueggler, Christof Baltes, Simone C. Bosshard, Felicitas L. Princz-Kranz and David Ratering, et al. -- In Vivo Studies of Brain Oxygen Metabolism and Oxidative Phosphorylation / Xiao-Hong Zhu and Wei Chen -- Cerebral Glucose Transport and Homeostasis / João M. N. Duarte and Rolf Gruetter -- Glucose Metabolism During Neural Activation / Marianne Fillenz -- Measurements of Glycogen Metabolism in the Living Brain / Rolf Gruetter -- Functions of Glycogen in the Central Nervous System / Richard D. Evans, Angus M. Brown and Bruce R. Ransom -- Pyruvate Transport and Metabolism in the Central Nervous System / Tiago B. Rodrigues, Alejandra Sierra, Paloma Ballesteros and Sebastián Cerdán -- Blood-Brain Barrier Transport of Lactate / Gitte Moos Knudsen -- Cerebral Acetate Metabolism: Towards Its In Vivo Assessment / Basil Künnecke -- Brain Fatty Acid Uptake / James A. Hamilton, Kellen Brunaldi, Richard P. Bazinet and Paul A. Watkins -- The Ketogenic Diet and Brain Metabolism / Marc Yudkoff, Yevgeny Daikhin, Oksana Horyn, Ilana Nissim and Itzhak Nissim -- Redox Shuttles in the Brain / Beatriz Pardo and Laura Contreras -- Mitochondria in Neurodegeneration / Russell H. Swerdlow -- Part 4. In vivo assessment of metabolic compartmentation between neurons and astrocytes / Studies of Brain Metabolism: A Historical Perspective / Arne Schousboe -- Glutamate-Glutamine Cycle and Anaplerosis / Gülin Öz, David A. Okar and Pierre-Gilles Henry -- Brain Metabolic Compartmentalization, Metabolism Modeling, and Cerebral Activity-Metabolism Relationship / Michel Merle and Jean-Michel Franconi -- Radiotracer Perspective on Cerebral Compartmentation / Bruno Weber, Renaud Jolivet, Matthias T. Wyss and Alfred Buck -- Nitrogen Metabolism In Vivo / Keiko Kanamori and Brian D. Ross -- Part 5. Cerebral metabolism of antioxidants, osmolytes and others in vivo / Glutathione (GSH) Synthesis and Metabolism / Maike M. Schmidt and Ralf Dringen -- Brain Ascorbate: Protective, Yet Permissive for Redox Signaling / Margaret E. Rice -- N-Acetyl-Aspartate (NAA) Metabolism / Kishore K. Bhakoo -- In Vivo GABA Metabolism / In-Young Choi and Jun Shen -- 1H-Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Cerebral Phenylalanine Content and its Transport at the Blood-Brain Barrier / Roland Kreis -- Measurement of Brain Creatine Metabolism In Vivo: Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Studies of Transgenic Animals / Arend Heerschap, Christine I. H. C. Nabuurs, Hermien E. Kan, Bé Wieringa and Dirk Isbrandt.
  • 2007 CRCnetBASE
    Sandhya Samarasinghe.
  • 2007 CRCnetBASE
    [edited by] Federico Bermúdez-Rattoni.
  • 2013 Springer Protocols
    edited by Brent A. Reynolds, Loic P. Deleyrolle.
    Culturing Fetal Precursor Cells Using Free Floating Serum-Free Conditions / Andrew Chojnacki and Samuel Weiss -- In Vitro Expansion of Fetal Neural Progenitors as Adherent Cell Lines / Steven M. Pollard -- Isolate and Culture Precursor Cells from the Adult Periventricular Area / Chiara Cavazzin, Margherita Neri, and Angela Gritti -- Culturing and Expansion of Precursor Cells from the Adult Hippocampus / Dhanisha J. Jhaveri, Boris W. Prosper, and Perry F. Bartlett -- Isolate and Culture Neural Stem Cells from the Mouse Adult Spinal Cord / Jean-Philippe Hugnot -- Culturing and Expansion of "Clinical Grade" Precursors Cells from the Fetal Human Central Nervous System / Maurizio Gelati [and five others] -- Isolating and Culturing of Precursor Cells from the Adult Human Brain / Florian A. Siebzehnrubl and Dennis A. Steindler -- Isolation and Culture of Precursor Cells from the Adult Human Spinal Cord / Luc Bauchet [and five others] -- Isolation and Enrichment of Defined Neural Cell Populations from Heterogeneous Neural Stem Cell Progeny / Hassan Azari -- Isolation of Adult Stem Cells from the Human Olfactory Mucosa / François Féron [and three others] -- Enumerating Stem Cell Frequency: Neural Colony Forming Cell Assay / Sharon A. Louis and Carmen K.H. Mak -- Flow Cytometry of Neural Cells / Geoffrey W. Osborne -- Neonatal Transplant in Hypoxic Injury / Tong Zheng and Michael D. Weiss -- Isolation and Purification of Self-Renewable Human Neural Stem Cells for Cell Therapy in Experimental Model of Ischemic Stroke / Ricardo L. Azevedo-Pereira and Marcel M. Daadi -- Transplantation of Fetal Midbrain Dopamine Progenitors into a Rodent Model of Parkinson's Disease / Lachlan H. Thompson and Clare L. Parish -- Distribution of Neural Precursor Cells in the Adult Mouse Brain / Daniel G. Blackmore and Rodney L. Rietze -- Identifying Neural Progenitor Cells in the Adult Human Brain / Thomas I.H. Park [and seven others] -- Clinical Trials for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury: Not So Simple / Alan Mackay-Sim and François Féron.
  • 2008 Springer Protocols
    edited by Leslie P. Weiner.
    Definitions and criteria for stem cells / Leslie P. Weiner -- Neural stem cells and the future treatment of neurological diseases : raising the standard / Jaime Imitola and Samia J. Khoury -- Neural differentiation of human embryonic stem cells / Mirella Dottori and Martin F. Pera -- Generating neurons from stem cells / Andreas Androutsellis-Theotokis ... [et al.] -- Isolation of neural stem and precursor cells from rodent tissue / Yuanyuan Wu ... [et al.] -- Adult rodent spinal cord-derived neural stem cells : isolation and characterization / Lamya S. Shihabuddin -- Adult neural stem cells / Rossella Galli, Angela Gritti, and Angelo L. Vescovi -- Olfactory ensheathing cells : isolation and culture from the neonatal olfactory bulb / Susan C. Barnett and A. Jane Roskams -- Culturing olfactory ensheathing cells from the mouse olfactory epithelium / Miranda Richter, Kathryn Westendorf, and A. Jane Roskams -- Production and characterization of immortal human neural stem cell line with multipotent differentiation property / Seung U. Kim ... [et al.] -- Preparation of neural progenitors from bone marrow and umbilical cord blood / Shijie Song and Juan Sanchez-Ramos -- Production of neurospheres from CNS tissue / Gregory P. Marshall II ... [et al.] -- Nuclear transfer to study the nuclear reprogramming of human stem cells / Shigeo Saito ... [ et al.] -- Clonal analyses and cryopreservation of neural stem cell cultures / Angela Gritti, Rossella Galli, and Angelo L. Vescovi -- Telomere neurobiology / Mark P. Mattson, Peisu Zhang, and Aiwu Cheng -- Chromosomal mosaicism in neural stem cells / Suzanne E. Peterson ... [et al.] -- In vitro assays for neural stem cell differentiation : induction of dopaminergic phenotype / Marcel M. Daadi -- In vitro migration assays of neural stem cells / Pascale Durbec .. [et al.] -- Measuring apoptosis in neural stem cells / Brett T. Lund and Eve E. Kelland -- Markers of adult neural stem cells / Eric Wexler -- Differential gene expression in ES-derived neural stem cells by using RT-PCR / Nicole Slawny, Crystal Pacut, and Theresa E. Gratsch -- Microfluidic devices for high-throughput gene expression profiling of single hESC-derived neural stem cells / Yan Chen and Jiang F. Zhong -- Electroporation strategies for genetic manipulation and cell labeling / Terence J. Van Raay, Rhonda T. Lassiter, and Michael R. Stark -- Novel and immortalization-based protocols for the generation of neural CNS stem cell lines for gene therapy approaches / Luciano Conti and Elena Cattaneo -- Identification of newborn cells by BrdU labeling and immunocytochemistry in vivo / Sanjay S. Magavi and Jeffrey D. Macklis -- Immunocytochemical analysis of neuronal differentiation / Sanjay S. Magavi and Jeffrey D. Macklis -- Neuroanatomical tracing of neuronal projections with Fluoro-Gold / Lisa A. Catapano, Sanjay S. Magavi, and Jeffrey D. Macklis -- Labeling stem cells in vitro for identification of their differentiated phenotypes after grafting into the CNS / Qi-lin Cao, Stephen M. Onifer, and Scott R. Whittemore -- Optimizing stem cell grafting into the CNS / Scott R. Whittemore ... [et al.] -- Routes of stem cell administration in the adult rodent / Alison E. Willing ... [et al.]
  • 2015 Springer Protocols
    edited by Benjamin R. Arenkiel.
  • 2013 Springer
    Changhai Cui, Lindsey Grandison, Antonio Noronha, editors.
    Rapid advances in understanding neural-immune interactions have far reaching impact on research in many areas of neuroscience. It is becoming increasingly clear that neuroimmune factors modulate a wide range of brain functions and play an important role in development, normal brain function, and CNS dysfunctions, including neurodegenerative diseases, neuropsychiatric disorders and addiction. "Neural.Immune Interaction in Brain Function and Alcohol Related Disorders" integrates emerging knowledge on neural-immune interactions with related key discoveries in alcohol research to provide a comprehensive overview of neuroimmune system in brain function and behavior associated with alcohol use disorders. Readers will benefit from cutting edge insights provided by outstanding, active researchers in the fields of neuroimmune research and alcohol use disorders.
  • 2007 Springer
    Stefan Britsch.
  • 2013
    Nikolas Rose and Joelle M. Abi-Rached.
    "The brain sciences are influencing our understanding of human behavior as never before, from neuropsychiatry and neuroeconomics to neurotheology and neuroaesthetics. Many now believe that the brain is what makes us human, and it seems that neuroscientists are poised to become the new experts in the management of human conduct. Neuro describes the key developments--theoretical, technological, economic, and biopolitical--that have enabled the neurosciences to gain such traction outside the laboratory. It explores the ways neurobiological conceptions of personhood are influencing everything from child rearing to criminal justice, and are transforming the ways we "know ourselves" as human beings. In this emerging neuro-ontology, we are not "determined" by our neurobiology: on the contrary, it appears that we can and should seek to improve ourselves by understanding and acting on our brains. Neuro examines the implications of this emerging trend, weighing the promises against the perils, and evaluating some widely held concerns about a neurobiological "colonization" of the social and human sciences. Despite identifying many exaggerated claims and premature promises, Neuro argues that the openness provided by the new styles of thought taking shape in neuroscience, with its contemporary conceptions of the neuromolecular, plastic, and social brain, could make possible a new and productive engagement between the social and brain sciences." -- [Publisher-supplied data]
  • 2011 Thieme Book
    edited by Roy Riascos, Eliana Bonfante.
    This book is not intended to teach neuroradiology--it is only a review of the most frequent pathologies and serves as a tool to be able to tell them apart. Of course, telling them apart is not always possible, and that is the whole trick of giving a pertinent set of differential diagnoses and trying to favor one over the other. Our advice is to always look at the first image and try to describe as much as you can, as if it was the only image you had available, then go through the rest of the images and see if the thought process was similar. It would be impossible to include all the pertinent differential diagnoses for each case with the format limitation of three differential diagnoses per case. This way of teaching imaging analysis can both be similar to and very different from your daily clinical practice. Often, the pertinent finding or telltale sign to achieve a diagnosis lies in just a few of the images within an entire examination; however, you have to see the entire case and find these. Here, images that have been deemed key by someone else are selected, giving you the advantage of a focused search but the limitation of a narrow representation. You may find yourself frustrated by offering a totally different differential diagnosis from the one presented to you here, but be aware that the same case can have a completely different approach based on the way it is presented, the order of the images, or the finding in which you are focusing your process of thought. Additional references are provided to help you widen the scope of your review, especially in subjects that you may find more challenging or controversial--Provided by publisher.
  • Roy Riascos, Eliana Bonfante
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2007 Springer
    edited by Ruth H. Walker, Shinji Saiki, Adrian Danek.
  • 2008 Springer
    edited by Michael S. Ritsner and Abraham Weizman.
  • 2011
    Nicole Roven Giuliani.
    Morphometric studies reveal that the volumes of many brain structures differ between clinical and non-clinical populations. Specifically, populations characterized by affective disturbances related to heightened emotional reactivity and diminished emotion regulation have been found to possess smaller volumes of brain structures involved in emotion reactivity and regulation. I sought to determine whether similar associations would be found between brain structure and trait emotion reactivity and regulation in healthy individuals. Specifically, I predicted that emotion reactivity, as measured by negative affect, would be negatively related to the volume of the ventral anterior cingulate cortex, insula, orbitofrontal cortex, and amygdala, and that emotion regulation, as measured by usage of expressive suppression and cognitive reappraisal, would be positively related to the volume of the dorsal and ventral anterior cingulate cortex, dorsolateral prefrontal cortex, hippocampus, orbitofrontal cortex, cerebellar vermis, and anterior insula. I tested these predictions using two complementary methods, region of interest (ROI) and voxel-based morphometry (VBM). In Study 1, which used a sample of healthy adult women, trait usage of expressive suppression was correlated positively with the volume of the middle frontal gyrus and anterior insula, and negatively with ventral anterior cingulate volume. Trait usage of cognitive reappraisal was correlated positively with the volume of the bilateral dorsal anterior cingulate cortex. All of these correlations were found using both ROI and VBM methods. In Study 2, which used a more diverse sample of healthy males and females ranging in age from 10 to 22, self-reported levels of trait negative affect was correlated negatively with posterior insula volume, although this finding was not confirmed using VBM. Both ROI and VBM revealed that trait suppression usage frequency was correlated positively with right ventral anterior cingulate and anterior insula volume. The strength of the relationship between suppression and anterior insula volume increased as subject age increased. Although no ROIs were found to correlate with trait reappraisal usage frequency, VBM found that reappraisal positively correlated with gray matter clusters in the prefrontal cortex. The findings from this dissertation demonstrate that the structural alterations seen in individuals suffering from mood and anxiety disorders may not result from psychopathology per se, but may instead be on the lower end of the continuum of emotion reactivity, emotion regulation, and associated brain structure.
  • 2006 Springer
    edited by Laszlo Zaborszky, Floris G. Wouterlood and José Luis Lanciego.
    Also available: Print – 2006
  • 2015 ClinicalKey
    Alan R. Crossman, David Neary ; illustrated by Ben Crossman.
    Now fully revised and updated, this leading ICT series volume offers concise, superbly illustrated coverage of neuroanatomy that throughout makes clear the relevance of the anatomy to the practice of modern clinical neurology. Building on the huge success of previous editions, Neuroanatomy ICT, fifth edition is designed and written primarily with the medical student in mind, although it will again be valued by the range of other students and professionals who need a clear, current understanding of this important area. Minimum assumptions are made of existing knowledge of the subject. This edition now comes with an enhanced electronic version - hosted on the new, improved Student Consult platform - providing an even richer learning experience and rapid reference anytime, anywhere! Notoriously difficult concepts made clear in straightforward and concise text Level of detail carefully judged to facilitate understanding of the fundamental neuroanatomical principles and the workings of the nervous system, providing a sound basis for the diagnosis and treatment of contemporary neurological disorders All new line drawings and photographs incorporated throughout to further improve clarity and reflect the latest imaging techniques Clinical material and topic summaries fully updated and highlighted in succinct boxes within the text Clinical syndromes/symptoms index provided with cross-referencing to relevant text Memorable pictorial summaries of symptoms associated with the main clinical syndromes New added value electronic content - including self-assessment material to aid revision and check your understanding - is incorporated within the superb, complimentary enhanced eBook.
  • 2015 Springer
    Heiko Braak, Kelly Del Tredici authors
    As indicated by its title, this monograph deals chiefly with morphologically recognizable deviations from the normal anatomical condition of the human CNS. The AD-associated pathology is illustrated from its beginnings (sometimes even in childhood) to its final form, which is reached late in life. The AD process commences much earlier than the clinically recognizable phase of the disorder, and its timeline includes an extended preclinical phase. The further the pendulum swings away from the symptomatic final stages towards the early pathology, the more obvious the lesions become, although from a standpoint of severity they are more unremarkable and thus frequently overlooked during routine neuropathological assessment. For this reason, the authors deal with the hallmark lesions in the early phases of the AD process in considerable detail.
  • 2009 Springer
    Heiko Braak and Kelly del Tredici.
    Morphology of Lewy pathology -- The evolving distribution pattern of Lewy pathology associated with sPD renders neuropathological staging possible -- Stage 1 -- Stage 2 -- Stage 3 -- Stage 4 -- Stages 5 and 6 -- Progression of the cortical lesions mimics the pattern of myelination in reverse order -- The staging hypothesis: assumptions, challenges, potential.
  • 2007 Springer
    Stanley Jacobson, Elliott M. Marcus.
  • 2011 Springer
    Stanley Jacobson, Elliott M. Marcus.
    Pt. 1. Essential organization of the central nervous system -- pt. 2. The systems -- pt. 3. The non-nervous elements -- pt. 4. ATLAS.
  • 2014 ScienceDirect
    Michael Petrides.
    Neuroanatomy of Language Regions of the Human Brain is a richly illustrated, practical reference for any scientist interested in the study of brain and language, providing insight into the pathways for certain aspects of language processing and covering both classic work and modern discoveries. Anatomical research now shows neural pathways linking language comprehension regions to speech regions, and others pathways linking parietal areas involved in writing and reading with those essential for motor control and language production.
  • 2005 ScienceDirect
    edited by J.A. Büttner-Ennever.
    Also available: Print – 2005
  • 2008
    James D. Fix.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2010
    Hal Blumenfeld.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2015 Springer
    Hiroyuki Uchino, Kazuo Ushijima, Yukio Ikeda, editors ; with contributed by Jeremy Williams and Edward F. Barroga.
  • 2007 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Byron C. Jones, Pierre Mormède.
    Chapter 1. A History of Behavior Genetics / Stephen C. Maxson -- Chapter 2. Developmental Neurobehavioral Genetics: Development as Explanation / Gilbert Gottlieb -- Chapter 3. Some Basics, Mendelian Traits, Polygenic Traits, Complex Traits / Byron C. Jones -- Chapter 4. An Introduction to Quantitative Genetics / Wim E. Crusio -- Chapter 5. From QTL Detection to Gene Identification / Marie-Pierre Moisan -- Chapter 6. Gene Expression / Richard A. Radcliffe -- Chapter 7. Bioinformatics of Behavior / Elissa J. Chesler -- Chapter 8. Congenic and Consomic Strains / Lorraine Flaherty and Valerie Bolivar -- Chapter 9. Animal Resources in Behavioral Neurogenetics / Jean-Michel Lassalle -- Chapter 10. Sample Size Requirements for Experiments on Laboratory Animals / Douglas Wahlsten -- Chapter 11. The Role of Association Studies in Psychiatric Disorders / Nicolas Ramoz and Philip Gorwood -- Chapter 12. Family and Twin Methods / Keith E. Whitfield and Tracy L. Nelson -- Chapter 13. Gene-Environment Interactions / Byron C. Jones and Leslie C. Jones -- Chapter 14. And Now it Starts to Get Interesting: Gene-Gene Interactions / Yamima Osher -- Chapter 15. Schizophrenia: Study of a Genetically Complex Phenotype / Michael F. Pogue-Geile and Irving I. Gottesman -- Chapter 16. Genetics of Major Affective Disorders / Wade Berrettini -- Chapter 17. Pedigree Analyses and the Study of Chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) Personality and Subjective Well-Being / Alexander Weiss and James E. King -- Chapter 18. The Elusive World of Personality Genes: Cherchez le Phenotype / Richard P. Ebstein, Rachel Bachner-Melman, Jonathan Benjamin, and Robert H. Belmaker -- Chapter 19. Aggression: Concepts and Methods Relevant to Genetic Analyses in Mice and Humans / Stephen C. Maxson and Andrew Canastar -- Chapter 20. Genetic Analysis of Emotional Behaviors Using Animal Models / André Ramos and Pierre Mormède -- Chapter 21. Genetic Analysis of Food Search Behavior in the Fruit Fly (Drosophila melanogaster) / Amsale T. Belay and Marla B. Sokolowski -- Chapter 22. Genetic and Molecular Analyses of Drosophila
  • 2015 Springer
    David J. K. Balfour, Marcus R. Munafò, editors.
    The primary purpose of this book and its companion volume The Neuropharmacology of Nicotine Dependence is to explore the ways in which recent studies on nicotine and its role in tobacco addiction have opened our eyes to the psychopharmacological properties of this unique and fascinating drug. While the present volume considers the molecular and genetic factors which influence behavioral responses to nicotine and how these may impact on the role of nicotine in tobacco dependence, the book The Neuropharmacology of Nicotine Dependence focuses on the complex neural and psychological mechanisms that mediate nicotine dependence in experimental animal models and their relationship to tobacco addiction in humans. These volumes will provide readers with a contemporary overview of current research on nicotine psychopharmacology and its role in tobacco dependence from leaders in this field of research and will hopefully prove valuable to those who are developing their own research programmes in this important topic. CTBN Vol 23 The Behavioral Genetics of Nicotine and Tobacco The primary purpose of this book and its companion volume The Neuropharmacology of Nicotine Dependence is to explore the ways in which recent studies on nicotine and its role in tobacco addiction have opened our eyes to the psychopharmacological properties of this unique and fascinating drug. While the present volume considers the molecular and genetic factors which influence behavioral responses to nicotine and how these may impact on the role of nicotine in tobacco dependence, the book The Neuropharmacology of Nicotine Dependence focuses on the complex neural and psychological mechanisms that mediate nicotine dependence in experimental animal models and their relationship to tobacco addiction in humans. These volumes will provide readers with a contemporary overview of current research on nicotine psychopharmacology and its role in tobacco dependence from leaders in this field of research and will hopefully prove valuable to those who are developing their own research programmes in this important topic.
  • v. 1-3, 1992-1995
    editor, Robert Kerwin ; advisory editors, David Dawbarn, James McCulloch, Carol Tamminga ... [et al.].
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    v. 3. Neuroimaging.--v. 2. Neurobiology and psychiatry.
  • 2011 Springer
    Gianluca Gallo, Lorene M. Lanier, editors.
    1. Introduction to the neurobiology of actin -- 2. The neuronal actin cytoskeleton and the protrusion of lamellipodia and filopodia -- 3. Regulation of actin filaments during neurite extension and guidance -- 4. Functions of myosin motor proteins in the nervous system -- 5. Microtubule-actin interactions during neuronal development -- 6. Working with actin: methodological approaches for the study of actin in neurons -- 7. Functions of the actin cytoskeleton in the early embryology of the nervous system -- 8. Actin cytoskeletal regulation in neuronal migration -- 9. Actin and neuronal polarity -- 10. Actin at the synapse: contribution to pre- and postsynaptic functions -- 11. Actin and diseases of the nervous system -- 12. Signal transduction pathways: from receptor to the actin cytoskeleton -- Index.
  • 2006 ScienceDirect
    George F. Koob, Michel Le Moal.
    What is addiction? -- Animal models of drug addiction -- Psychostimulants -- Opioids -- Alcohol -- Nicotine -- Cannabinoids -- Imaging -- Neurobiological theories of addiction -- Drug addiction : transition from neuroadaptation to pathophysiology.
  • 2007
    edited by David Dawbarn, Shelley J. Allen.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    Alzheimer's disease : a hundred years of investigation / Shelley J. Allen -- The neuropathology of Alzheimer's disease / Margaret M. Esiri -- Molecular genetics of Alzheimer's disease / John S. K. Kauwe and Alison M. Goate -- Biology and molecular neuropathology of [beta]-amyloid protein / Edward B. Lee and Virginia M.-Y. Lee -- Molecular basis of tau protein pathology : role of abnormal hyperphosphorylation / Khalid Iqbal, Alejandra del C. Alonso, M. Omar Chohan, Ezzat El-Akkad, Cheng-Xin Gong, Sabiha Khatoon, Fei Liu, and Inge Grundke-Iqbal -- Protein misfolding, aggregation, and fibril formation : common features of cerebral and non-cerebral amyloidosis / Agueda Rostagno, Ratnesh Lal, and Jorge Ghiso -- Apolipoprotein E, amyloid [beta] peptide, and Alzheimer's disease / Suzanne E. Wahrle and David M. Holtzman -- Presenilins / Kulandaivelu S. Vetrivel and Gopal Thinakaran -- Multiple transgenic mouse models for Alzheimer's disease / Dick Terwel, Ilse Dewacher, Tom Van Dooren, Tom Vanderbroek, Thomas Van Helmont, David Muyllaert, Peter Borghgraef, Sophie Croes, Joris Winderickx, and Fred Van Leuven -- Inflammation and Alzheimer's disease / Mark P. Mattson -- Cellular targets of amyloid [beta] peptide : potential roles in neuronal cell stress and toxicity / Xi Chen, David Stern, and Shi Du Yan -- Alzheimer's disease as a neurotransmitter disease / Mitchell K. P. Lai, Maria J. Ramirez, Shirely W. Y. Tsang, and Paul T. Francis -- NGF family of neurotrophins and their receptors : early involvement in the progression of Alzheimer's disease / Elliott J. Mufson, Scott E. Counts, Margaret Fahnestock, and Stephen D. Ginsberg -- Clinical assessment of Alzheimer's disease / Sarmishtha Bhattacharyya, Ross Overshott, and Alistair Burns -- Molecular and biological markers for Alzheimer's disease / Henrik Zetterberg and Kaj Blenow -- Current pharmacological approaches to treating Alzheimer's disease / Gordon K. Wilcock and David Dawbarn -- Amyloid-based therapies / Weiming Xia -- Future directions : the A[beta] amyloid pathway as the target for diagnosing, preventing, or treating Alzheimer's disease / Colin L. Masters.
  • 2005 ScienceDirect
    edited by Laurent Itti, Geraint Rees, John K. Tsotsos.
  • 2014 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Laurival Antonio De Luca Jr., José Vanderlei Menani, Alan Kim Johnson.
    "The importance of the regulation of salt is of clinical relevance given its relation to the "epidemic" of high blood pressure and that virtually all foods throughout the EU and USA will be mandated to reduce their salt content. This book covers virtually all aspects of the innate drives of thirst and salt, including transduction, sensory mechanism, afferent systems, organization, CNS integrative circuitry, and efferent pathways and effectors systems. It also covers the addition aspects of salt appetites and the orexigenic aspects, as well as other emerging topics in this field"--Provided by publisher.
  • v. 1-2, 1980-83
    edited by James H. Wood.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2014 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Carla Mucignat-Caretta, Department of Molecular Medicine, University of Padova, Padova, Italy.
    Chapter 1. Introduction to chemical signaling in vertebrates and invertebrates / Tristram D. Wyatt -- chapter 2. Pheromones and general odor perception in insects / Michel Renou -- chapter 3. First investigation of the semiochemistry of South African dung beetle species / Barend (Ben) Victor Burger -- chapter 4. Pheromone reception in insects : the example of silk moths / Karl-Ernst Kaissling -- chapter 5. Chemical communication in the honey bee society / Laura Bortolotti and Cecilia Costa -- chapter 6. Drosophila pheromones : from reception to perception / Wynand van der Goes van Naters -- chapter 7. How drosophila detect volatile pheromones : signaling, circuits, and behavior / Samarpita Sengupta and Dean P. Smith -- chapter 8. Chemical signaling in amphibians / Sarah K. Woodley -- chapter 9. Vomeronasal organ : a short history of discovery and an account of development and morphology in the mouse / Carlo Zancanaro -- chapter 10. Vomeronasal receptors and signal transduction in the vomeronasal organ of mammals / Simona Francia, Simone Pifferi, Anna Menini, and Roberto Tirindelli -- chapter 11. Central processing of intraspecific chemical signals in mice / Carla Mucignat-Caretta -- chapter 12. Molecular and neural mechanisms of pheromone reception in the rat vomeronasal system and changes in the pheromonal reception by the maturation and sexual experiences / Makoto Kashiwayanagi -- chapter 13. Social cues, adult neurogenesis, and reproductive behavior / Paolo Peretto and Raúl G. Paredes -- chapter 14. Influence of cat odor on reproductive behavior and physiology in the house mouse (mus musculus) / Vera V. Voznessenskaya -- chapter 15. Pheromone of tiger and other big cats / Mousumi Poddar-Sarkar and Ratan Lal Brahmachary -- chapter 16. Cattle pheromones / Govindaraju Archunan, Swamynathan Rajanarayanan, and Kandasamy Karthikeyan -- chapter 17. Pheromones for newborns / Benoist Schaal -- chapter 18. Pheromone processing in relation to sex and sexual orientation / Ivanka Savic -- chapter 19. Human pheromones : do they exist? / Richard L. Doty.
  • 2014 Springer
    Susan L. Andersen, Daniel S. Pine, editors.
    "Brain development, whether typical or atypical, provides the foundation for all behavior and possible psychopathology. This volume takes a comprehensive and translational approach in describing how basic neuronal patterning occurs, organizes into systems, and forms functional and inter-connected networks. The role that hormones and genes play in influencing brain development is also described. The resultant emotional, cognitive, reward, and social systems show how typical development proceeds. The second part of the book describes when the process of development goes awry. Here, a number of childhood disorders are covered. Autism, ADHD, emotional syndromes of bipolar disorder and depression, oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorder, and sleep and schizophrenia are included in this volume. Written by leading experts in their respective fields, this volume will be a valuable resource to mental health professionals as well as preclinical investigators hoping to gain additional understanding about the neurobiology of the developing brain."--Publisher's website.
  • 2012 ScienceDirect
    edited by Andries Kalsbeek, Martha Merrow, Till Roenneberg, and Russell G. Foster.
    This issue of Progress in Brain Research reviews current knowledge and understanding, provides a starting point for researchers and practitioners entering the field, and builds a platform for further research and discovery. Leading authors review the state-of-the-art in their field of investigation, and provide their views and perspectives for future research Chapters are extensively referenced to provide readers with a comprehensive list of resources on the topics covered All chapters include comprehensive background information and are written in a clear form that is also accessible to the non-specialist.
  • 2006 CRCnetBASE
    [editors] Yoshimi Misu, Yoshio Goshima.
  • 2016 ScienceDirect
    edited by Elsa Rossignol, Lionel Carmant and Jean-Claude Lacaille.
    Multimodal investigation of epileptic networks: The case of insular cortex epilepsy / Y. Zerouali, J. Ghaziri, D.K. Nguyen -- Genetic investigations of the epileptic encephalopathies: Recent advances / C.T. Myers, H.C. Mefford -- mTOR signaling pathway genes in focal epilepsies / S. Baulac -- Involvement of cortical fast-spiking parvalbumin-positive basket cells in epilepsy / X. Jiang, M. Lachance, E. Rossignol -- Organization and control of epileptic circuits in temporal lobe epilepsy / A. Alexander, M. Maroso, I. Soltesz -- Normal and epilepsy-associated pathologic function of the dentate gyrus / C.G. Dengler, D.A. Coulter -- Antiepileptic drug treatment strategies in neonatal epilepsy / A.E. Hernan, G.L. Holmes -- Advancing epilepsy treatment through personalized genetic zebrafish models / A. Griffin, C. Krasniak, S.C. Baraban -- Antiepileptogenic repair of excitatory and inhibitory synaptic connectivity after neocortical trauma / D.A. Prince, F. Gu, I. Parada.
  • 2005 Springer
    edited by J.-P. Changeux ... [et al.].
    Creation, art, and the brain / Jean-Pierre Changeux -- Did evolution fix moral values? / Camilo J. Cela-Conde -- Homo homini lupus? : morality, the social instincts, and our fellow primates / Frans B.M. de Waal -- Disorders of social conduct following damage to the prefrontal cortices / Hanna Damasio -- The neurobiological grounding of human values / Antonio Damasio -- Emotion and cognition in moral judgment : evidence from neuroimaging / Joshua Greene -- Neural substrates of affective style and value / Richard J. Davidson -- Cognitive psychology of moral intuitions / Daniel Kahneman, Cass R. Sunstein -- Mirror neuron : a neurological approach to empathy / Giacomo Rizzolatti, Laila Craighero -- How does the brain know when it is right? / Wolf Singer -- Cerebral basis of human errors / Oliver Houdé -- How a primate brain comes to know some mathematical truths / Stanilas Dehaene.
  • 2007 ScienceDirect
    edited by Hari Shanker Sharma.
  • 2014 Springer
    Hugo Merchant, Victor de Lafuente, editors.
    "The study of how the brain processes temporal information is becoming one of the most important topics in systems, cellular, computational, and cognitive neuroscience, as well as in the physiological bases of music and language. During the last and current decade, interval timing has been intensively studied in humans and animals using increasingly sophisticated methodological approaches. The present book will bring together the latest information gathered from this exciting area of research, putting special emphasis on the neural underpinnings of time processing in behaving human and non-human primates. Thus, Neurobiology of Interval Timing will integrate for the first time the current knowledge of both animal behavior and human cognition of the passage of time in different behavioral context, including the perception and production of time intervals, as well as rhythmic activities, using different experimental and theoretical frameworks."--Publisher's description (excerpt).
    Also available: Print – 2014
  • 2009
    edited by Dennis S. Charney, Eric J. Nestler ; section editors, Eric J. Nestler ... [et al.].
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2010 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Anna Menini.
    From odors to behaviors in Caenorhabditis elegans / Anne C. Hart and Michael Y. Chao -- Odor coding in insects / C. Giovanni Galizia and Silke Sachse -- Olfactory information processing in moths / S. Shuichi Haupt ... [et al.] -- Olfactory coding in larvae of the African clawed frog Xenopus laevis / Ivan Manzini and Detlev Schild -- Development of the olfactory system / Helen B. Treloar ... [et al.] -- Pheromones and mammalian behavior / Peter Brennan -- Odorant receptors / Bettina Malnic, Daniela C. Gonzalez-Kristeller, and Luciana M. Gutiyama -- Signal transduction in vertebrate olfactory cilia / Simone Pifferi, Anna Menini, and Takashi Kurahashi -- Multiple olfactory subsystems convey various sensory signals / Minghong Ma -- Feedback regulation of neurogenesis in the mammalian olfactory epithelium : new insights from genetics and systems biology / Kimberly K. Gokoffski ... [et al.] -- Neurogenesis in the adult olfactory bulb / Angela Pignatelli and Ottorino Belluzzi -- Active sensing in olfaction / Matt Wachowiak -- Temporal coding in olfaction / Brice Bathellier, Olivier Gschwend, and Alan Carleton -- Cortical activity evoked by odors / Donald A. Wilson and Robert L. Rennaker -- Memory and plasticity in the olfactory system : from infancy to adulthood / Anne-Marie Mouly and Regina Sullivan -- New perspectives on olfactory processing and human smell / Gordon Shepherd.
  • 2009 Springer
    by Margaritis Z. Pimenidis.
    Experience changes the brain -- Functional and dysfunctional aspects of cerebral cortex -- Sensory deprivation of the brain -- Looking Into the "Black Box" -- Language and speech -- Mastication in man -- Occlusion and mastication -- Applied neurophysiological concepts in orthodontics -- Clinical brain function -- Orthodontic avenues to neuroplasticity.
  • 2012 ScienceDirect
    volume editors, Thomas E. Schlaepfer and Charles B. Nemeroff.
    "This new volume in the Handbook of Clinical Neurology presents a comprehensive review of the fundamental science and clinical treatment of psychiatric disorders. Advances in neuroscience have allowed for dramatic advances in the understanding of psychiatric disorders and treatment. Brain disorders, such as depression and schizophrenia, are the leading cause of disability worldwide. It is estimated that over 25% of the adult population in North America are diagnosed yearly with at least one mental disorder and similar results hold for Europe. Now that neurology and psychiatry agree that all mental disorders are in fact, "brain diseases," this volume provides a foundational introduction to the science defining these disorders and details best practices for psychiatric treatment."--Publisher's website.
  • 2013 Springer
    Mieczyslaw Pokorski, editor.
    Altered histone deacetylase activity and iNOS expression in cells isolated from induced sputum of COPD patients treated with tiotropium -- Involvement of NF-[kappa]B and muscle specific E3 ubiquitin ligase MuRF1 in cigarette smoke-induced catabolism in C2 myotubes -- Siglec-8 in induced sputum of COPD patients -- Essential amino acid leucine and proteasome inhibitor MG132 attenuate cigarette smoke induced catabolism in C2 myotubes -- Smoking denial in cardiovascular disease studies -- Differential effects of kainic acid lesions in medullary raphe on cough and sneeze in anesthetized rabbits -- Detection of Chlamydophila pneumoniae antigens in patients with chronic cough -- Antioxidant activity of herbal polysaccharides and cough reflex -- Cytoglobin and neuroglobin in the human brainstem and carotid body -- Flow cytometry in the diagnosis of influenza -- Accuracy of rapid influenza detection test in diagnosis of influenza A and B viruses in children less than 59 months old -- Virological monitoring of influenza activity and influenza-like illness in the epidemic season 2011-2012 in Poland -- Incidence of Chlamydophila pneumoniae infection in children during 2007-2010 -- Clinical features and outcomes of influenza A and B infections in children -- Respiratory complications in children hospitalized with Varicella -- Hyponatremia in children hospitalized due to pneumonia -- In vitro sensitivity of Acinetobacter baumannii and Pseudomonas aeruginosa to carbapenems among intensive care unit patients -- Prevalence of acute respiratory tract diseases among soldiers deployed for military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan -- In vitro susceptibility of Staphylococci and Enterococci to vancomycin and teicoplanin -- Sinusitis in people living in the Medieval Ages -- Immunization coverage against capsular bacteria in splenectomized patients -- Umbilical cord blood gas content, postnatal state of neonates, and lactation after caesarean and natural childbirth -- Respiratory function in pregnant women -- Lung function in patients with gastro-esophageal reflux disease and respiratory symptoms -- Efficacy of noninvasive mechanical ventilation in obese patients with chronic respiratory failure -- Near-infrared hemoencephalography for monitoring blood oxygenation in prefrontal cortical areas in diagnosis and therapy of developmental dyslexia -- Occlusal stabilization splint therapy in orofacial pain and tension-type headache -- Dynamics of upper airways during the Müller maneuver in healthy subjects: a cine MRI study -- EMG analysis of human inspiratory muscle resistance to fatigue during exercise -- Assessment of temporomandibular joint disease -- Spirometry Day: a means to enhance social knowledge on respiratory diseases -- Lung function in divers -- Influence of traffic-related air pollutants on lung function -- Fractional exhaled nitric oxide in clinical trials: an overview -- Real-time breath analysis in type 2 diabetes patients during cognitive effort -- Exhaled nitric oxide in specific inhalation challenge -- Integration of simulated multipotential signals: the role of integration window width and of the number of spikes -- Functional and topographic concordance of right atrial neural structures inducing sinus tachycardia -- Occurrence of disseminated intravascular coagulation in 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin-induced pneumonia in the rat -- Implementation of non-invasive methods in the diagnosis of diisocyanate-induced asthma -- Evaluation of a 4-steps-1-day whole body challenge protocol for the diagnosis of occupational asthma due to diisocyanates -- Occupational allergic respiratory diseases in garbage workers: relevance of molds and actinomycetes -- Th1, Th2, Th17, and regulatory cytokines in children with different clinical forms of allergy -- Soluble receptor for urokinase plasminogen activator in community-acquired pneumonia in children -- Hypersensitivity pneumonitis due to metalworking fluids: how to find the antigens -- Angiogenic axis angiopoietin-1 and angiopoietin-2/tie-2 in non-small cell lung cancer: a bronchoalveolar lavage and serum study -- Cancer incidence in pulmonary vasculitis -- Influence of delays in diagnosis and treatment on survival in small cell lung cancer -- Familial idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis -- High resolution computed tomography in 2-year follow-up of stage I sarcoidosis -- Altruistic aptitude: age-dependent influence of temperament and emotional intelligence -- Effect of socio-economic status on quality of life in people affected with respiratory allergy -- Exposure to paracetamol and antibiotics in early life and elevated risk of asthma in childhood -- Health behaviors and quality of life among patients with chronic respiratory disease -- Attitudes toward euthanasia among Polish physicians, nurses and people who have no professional experience with the terminally ill -- Death as a result of violent asphyxia in autopsy reports -- Respiratory and systemic infections in children with severe aplastic anemia on immunosupressive therapy.
    Also available: Print – 2013
  • v. <2>, <1983>
    edited by Ivor E. Dreosti and Richard M. Smith ; foreword by Sir F. Macfarlane Burnet.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    v. 2. Neurotoxicology and neuropharmacology.
  • 2005 Springer
    Nai-Kong V. Cheung, Susan L. Cohn, (eds).
    Also available: Print – 2005
  • 2012 Springer
    edited by M.A. Hayat.
  • 2016 Springer
    Mehmet Turgut, Fuad Sami Haddad, Oreste de Divitiis, editors.
    Introduction: Historical preview -- Human brucellosis and its complications. Cranial and intracranial brucellosis: Scalp and cranium -- Epi- and sub-dural brucellar empyema -- Brucella meningitis -- Brucella encephalitis -- Brucella abscess and granuloma of the brain -- Cerebro-vascular involvement in neurobrucellossis and mycotic aneurysms -- Brucella psychosis -- Radiological appearance of brucellosis of the brain and its coverings. Spinal brucellosis: Brucellar spondylitis as a complication of brucellosis -- Clinical presentation of vertebral brucellosis -- Imaging of vertebral brucellosis -- Epi- and sub-dural spinal brucellosis -- Intra medullary brucellosis. Peripheral and Cranial nerves: Brucella Polyradiculoneuritis -- Cranial nerve involvement in Brucellosis -- Laboratory studies in neuro-brucellosis -- Standard and new procedures. Therapy of neuro-brucellosis: Medical therapy -- Surgical therapy -- Conclusions.
  • 2008 Springer
    Akhlaq A. Farooqui, Wei-Yi Ong, and Lloyd A. Horrocks.
  • 2010 Springer
    Akhlaq A. Farooqui.
    Neurodegeneration in Neural Trauma, Neurodegenerative Diseases, and Neuropsychiatric Disorders -- Neurochemical Aspects of Ischemic Injury -- Potential Neuroprotective Strategies for Ischemic Injury -- Neurochemical Aspects of Spinal Cord Injury -- Potential Neuroprotective Strategies for Experimental Spinal Cord Injury -- Neurochemical Aspects of Traumatic Brain Injury -- Potential Neuroprotective Strategies for Traumatic Brain Injury -- Neurochemical Aspects of Neurodegenerative Diseases -- Potential Therapeutic Strategies for Neurodegenerative Diseases -- Perspective and Direction for Future Developments on Neurotraumatic and Neurodegenerative Diseases.
  • 2010 Springer
    Gene J. Blatt, editor.
    Autism Spectrum Disorders: Clinical and Medical Perspectives -- The Male Prevalence in Autism Spectrum Disorders: Hypotheses on its Neurobiological Basis -- Neuroanatomical-Behavioral Correlates in Autism: A Working Hypothesis -- The Morphology of Minicolumns -- The Developmental Neuropathology of Autism -- Understanding Alterations During Human Brain Development with Molecular Imaging: Role in Determining Serotonin and GABA Mechanisms in Autism -- Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase (GAD) as a Biomarker of GABAergic Activity in Autism: Impact on Cerebellar Circuitry and Function -- Epigenetic Dysregulation of 15q11-13 GABAA Receptor Genes in Autism -- Cholinergic Component of Autism Spectrum Disorder -- Oxytocin and Autism -- The Role of the Noradrenergic System in Autism Spectrum Disorders -- Oxidative Stress in Autism and Its Implications for Dopamine-Stimulated Phospholipid Methylation -- Neuroligins and Neurexins: Synaptic Bridges Implicated in Autism -- The Neurophysical Chemistry of Autism: Postulates from Intelligence Modeling -- Pharmacological Treatment of Autism.
  • 2011 Springer
    John P. Blass, editor.
    Mechanisms Versus Diagnoses / John P. Blass -- Molecular Mechanisms of Neuronal Death / Elena M. Ribe, Lianna Heidt, Nike Beaubier, and Carol M. Troy -- Animal Models of Neurodegenerative Diseases / Imad Ghorayeb, Guylène Page, Afsaneh Gaillard, and Mohamed Jaber -- Vitamins Deficiencies and Brain Function / Chantal Bémeur, Jane A. Montgomery, and Roger F. Butterworth -- Brain Edema in Neurological Diseases / Eduardo Candelario-Jalil, Saeid Taheri, and Gary A. Rosenberg -- Monoamine Transporter Pathologies / Natalie R. Sealover and Eric L. Barker -- Glutamate and Glutamine in Brain Disorders / Lasse K. Bak, Arne Schousboe, and Helle S. Waagepetersen -- Rho-Linked Mental Retardation Genes / Nael Nadif Kasri and Linda Van Aelst -- Cognitive Deficits in Neurodegenerative Disorders: Parkinson's Disease and Alzheimer's Disease / Ivan Bodis-Wollner and Herman Moreno -- NF-κB in Brain Diseases / Cheng-Xin Gong -- Trinucleotide-Expansion Diseases / Arthur J. L. Cooper and John P. Blass -- CNS Cytokines / Jane Kasten-Jolly and David A. Lawrence -- Neurochemistry of Autism / Timothy D. Folsom and S. Hossein Fatemi -- RNA Pathologies in Neurological Disorders / Kinji Ohno and Akio Masuda -- Neurochemistry of Endogenous Antinociception / Gyongyi Horvath -- Biology of Demyelinating Diseases / Danielle Pham-Dinh and Nicole Baumann -- Brain Protein Oxidation and Modification for Good or for Bad in Alzheimer's Disease / Rukhsana Sultana and D. Allan Butterfield -- Oxidative Stress and Alzheimer Disease: Mechanisms and Therapeutic Opportunities / Siddhartha Mondragón-Rodríguez, Francisco García-Sierra, Gemma Casadesus, Hyoung-gon Lee, Robert B. Petersen, George Perry, Xiongwei Zhu, and Mark A. Smith -- Tau and Tauopathies / R. Mathew, G. Srinivas, and P. S. Mathuranath -- Zinc and Zinc Transport and Sequestration Proteins in the Brain in the Progression of Alzheimer;s Disease / Mark A. Lovell -- The Genetics of Alzheimer's Disease and Parkinson's Disease / Lynn M. Bekris, Chang-En Yu, Thomas D. Bird, and Debby Tsuang -- Nicotinic Receptors in Brain Diseases / Jerry A. Stitzel -- Lysosomal Storage Diseases / Gregory M. Pastores -- Genetic Signaling in Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM): A Current Overview / Walter J. Lukiw and Frank Culicchia -- Index.
  • 2008 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Steven B. Karch.
    The dopamine transporter and addiction / William M. Meil and John W. Boja -- Neurochemistry of nicotine dependence / Darlene H. Brunzell -- Neurochemical substrates of habitual tobacco smoking / Irina Esterlis, Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin, and Julie K. Staley -- Neurochemical and neurobehavioral consequences of methamphetamine abuse / Colin N. Haile -- Neurochemical adaptations and cocaine dependence / Kelly P. Cosgrove and Julie K. Staley -- Neuropsychiatric consequences of chronic cocaine abuse / Deborah C. Mash -- Neurobiology of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA or "ecstasy") / Michael H. Baumann and Richard B. Rothman.
  • 2010 Karger
    volume editors, Volker Roder, Alice Medalia.
    Definition and measurement of neurocognition and social cognition / Kern, R.S., Horan, W.P. -- The relevance of neurocognition and social cognition for outcome and recovery in schizophrenia / Brekke, J.S., Nakagami, E. -- Treatment approaches with a special focus on neurocognition : overview and empirical results / Kurtz, M.M., Sartory, G. -- Compensatory cognitive training / Twamley, E.W., Zurhellen, C.H., Vella, L. -- Treatment approaches with a special focus on social cognition : overview and empirical results -- Wölwer, W. ... [et al.] -- Training of emotional intelligence in schizophrenia / Vauth, R. -- Combined treatment approaches : overview and empirical results / Roder, V., Hulka, L., Medalia, A. -- An overview of the neuropsychological and educational approach to remediation / Medalia, A., Mambrino, E. -- Integrated psychological therapy and integrated neurocognitive therapy / Müller, D.R., Roder, V. -- Pharmacological interventions / Hofer, A., Fleischhacker, W.W. -- Motivational enhancements in schizophrenia / Medalia, A., Choi, J.
  • 2010 Springer
    John P. Adams, Dominic Bell, Justin McKinlay (eds.).
    Brain Injury and Dysfunction: The Critical Role of Primary Management / M. D. Dominic Bell -- Monitoring the Injured Brain / Simon Davies and Andrew Lindley -- The Secondary Management of Traumatic Brain Injury / Dominic Bell and John P. Adams -- Critical Care Management of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage / Audrey C. Quinn and Simon P. Holbrook -- Central Nervous System Infections / Abigail Walker and Miles Denton -- Cervical Spine Injuries / John P. Adams, Jake Timothy and Justin McKinlay -- Recent Advances in the Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke / Ahamad Hassan -- Seizures on the Adult Intensive Care Unit / Morgan Feely and Nicola Cooper -- Non-Neurological Complications of Brain Injury / John P. Adams -- Acute Weakness in Intensive Care / Louise Barnes and Michael Vucevic -- Coma, Confusion, and Agitation in Intensive Care / Matthew Clark and Justin McKinlay -- Death and Donation in Critical Care: The Diagnosis of Brainstem Death / Paul G. Murphy -- Death and Donation in Critical Care: Management of Deceased Organ Donation / Paul G. Murphy -- Imaging the Brain-Injured Patient / Tony Goddard and Kshitij Mankad -- Ethical Dilemmas Within Intensive Care / M. D. Dominic Bell.
  • 2015 Cambridge
    [edited by] Mypinder S. Sekhon, MD, Staff Intensivist and Clinical Instructor, Vancouver General Hospital, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Donald E. Griesdale, MD, MPH, Staff Intensivist and Assistant Professor, Vancouver General Hospital, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
    Neuroanatomy -- Essential neurophysiology -- Neurological examination -- Neuroimaging -- Neuromonitoring -- Neurosurgical Critical Care -- Severe traumatic brain injury -- Subarachnoid hemorrhage -- Intracranial hemorrhage -- Spinal cord injury -- Hydrocephalus -- Neurological Critical Care -- Ischemic stroke -- Status epilepticus -- Neuromuscular disorders -- Anoxic brain injury -- Central nervous system infections -- Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis -- Cerebral vasculitis -- Sodium disorders -- Autonomic dysfunction -- Neurological complications of systemic disorders -- Central nervous system toxicology.
  • 2008 Springer
    Martino Ruggieri, Ignacio Pascual-Castroviejo, Concezio Di Rocco, (eds.).
  • 2015 ScienceDirect
    edited by Monica P. Islam and E. Steve Roach.
    Chapter 1. Genetics of neurocutaneous disorders, basic principles of inheritance as they apply to neurocutaneous syndromes -- Chapter 2. Phenotype/genotype correlations in epidermal nervous syndrome as a neurocristopathy -- Chapter 3. Acquired neurocutaneous disorders -- Chapter 4. Neurofibromatosis type 1 -- Chapter 5. Neurofibromatosis type 2 -- Chapter 6. Tuberous sclerosis complex -- Chapter 7. Neurocutaneous melanosis -- Chapter 8. Basal cell nevus syndrome or Gorlin syndrome -- Chapter 9. PTEN hamartoma tumor syndrome -- Chapter 10. Von Hippel-Lindau disease -- Chapter 11. Sturge-Weber syndrome -- Chapter 12. PHACE(S) syndrome -- Chapter 13. Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia -- Chapter 14. Ataxia telangiectasia -- Chapter 15. Pseudoxanthoma elasticum -- Chapter 16. Blue bleb rubber nevus syndrome -- Chapter 17. Fabry disease -- Chapter 18. Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome -- Chapter 19. Encephalocraniocutaneous lipomatosis -- Chapter 20. Incontinentia pigmenti (Bloch-Sulzberger syndrome) -- Chapter 21. Hypomelanosis of Ito -- Chapter 22. Epidermal nevus syndromes -- Chapter 23. Lipid proteinosis -- Index.
  • 2011 Springer Protocols
    edited by Giovanni Manfredi, Hibiki Kawamata.
    Introduction to neurodegenerative diseases and related techniques -- In vivo and in vitro determination of cell death markers in neurons -- Degenerating processes identified by electron microscopic immunocytochemical methods -- Isolation and culture of neurons and astrocytes from the mouse brain cortex -- Isolation and culture of postnatal spinal motoneurons -- Converting human pluripotent stem cells to neural tissue and neurons to model neurodegeneration -- Neural differentiation of induced pluripotent stem cells -- Developing yeast models of human neurodegenerative disorders -- Modeling dopamine neuron degeneration in Caenorhabditis elegans -- Role of the proteasome in fly models of neurodegeneration -- Modeling neurodegenerative diseases in zebrafish embryos -- Practical considerations of genetic rodent models for neurodegenerative diseases -- Modeling focal cerebral ischemia in vivo -- Pharmacological models of Parkinson's disease in rodents.
  • 2005 Springer
    edited by David R. Brown.
    Also available: Print – 2005
  • 2007 Springer
    M. Filippi, M. Rovaris, G. Comi (eds.).
  • 2012 Springer
    edited by Shamim I. Ahmad.
    Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis / Joy B. Parrish and E. Ann Yeh -- Age related macular degeneration / Sam Khandhadia, Jocelyn Cherry, and Andrew John Lotery -- Arachnoid cysts / Thomas Westermaier, Tilmann Schweitzer, and Ralf Ingo Ernestus -- Autism spectrum disorders : information for pediatricians supporting families of young children on the spectrum / Stephanie Patterson, Veronica Smith, and Michaela Jelen -- Autosomal recessive charcot marie tooth neuropathy / Carmen Espinós ... [et al.] -- Creutzfeldt Jakob disease / Beata Sikorska ... [et al.] -- Epigenetics in autism and other neurodevelopmental diseases / Kunio Miyake ... [et al.] -- Epilepsy and epileptic syndrome / Tomonori Ono and Aristea S. Galanopoulou -- Frontotemporal lobar degeneration / Enrico Premi, Alessandro Padovani, and Barbara Borroni -- Gerstmann Straussler Scheinker disease / Pawe P. Liberski -- Juvenile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses / Shiyao Wang -- Kuru : the first prion disease / Pawe P. Liberski, Beata Sikorska, and Paul Brown -- Leukodystrophies / Seth J. Perlman and Soe Mar -- Machado Joseph disease and other rare autosomal dominant spinocerebellar ataxias / Antoni Matilla Dueñas -- Neurodegenerations induced by organophosphorous compounds / Alan J. Hargreaves -- Mitochondrial importance in Alzheimer's, Huntington's, and Parkinson's diseases / Sonia C. Correia ... [et al.] -- Multiple Sclerosis / Elbieta Miller -- Myotonic dystrophy type 1 or Steinert's disease / Vincenzo Romeo -- Neurodegeneration in diabetes mellitus / Hiroyuki Umegaki -- Neurofibromatoses / Erik J. Uhlmann and Scott R. Plotkin -- Oxidative stress in developmental brain disorders / Masaharu Hayashi, Rie Miyata, and Naoyuki Tanuma -- Oxidative stress and mitochondrial dysfunction in Down syndrome / Giovanni Pagano and Giuseppe Castello -- Pick's disease / Naoya Takeda, Yuki Kishimoto, and Osamu Yokota -- Premature aging syndrome / Fabio Coppedè -- The Savant syndrome and its possible relationship to epilepsy / John R. Hughes -- Sjogren Larsson syndrome / Lívia Almeida Dutra ... [et al.] -- The spinocerebellar ataxias : clinical aspects and molecular genetics / Antoni Matilla Dueñas ... [et al.] -- Tourette syndrome / Andrea E. Cavanna and Cristiano Termine.
    Also available: Print – 2012
  • 2014 Springer
    Daniela Galimberti, Elio Scarpini, editors.
    This book gives an overview of the current knowledge on the most common neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and additional neurodegenerative diseases. Different aspects of each disease are reviewed, including clinical issues, treatments, basic discoveries (genetics and molecular biology), and translation of basic research into biomarkers for early diagnosis. In addition, emerging data indicate that neurodegeneration seems to also be present in classically non-degenerative disorders. Therefore, a chapter about overlapping mechanisms between dementias and psychiatric disorders is included, as well as a description of the role of neurodegeneration in multiple sclerosis. Neurodegenerative Diseases is aimed at clinicians, particularly those working in academic hospitals. This multidisciplinary book will also be of interest to basic researchers in medical fields.
  • 2013 Springer
    edited by Silvia Mandel.
    The economic burden of dementia was estimated as being US$ 604 billion in 2010. Now it is time for new guidelines in handling of neurodegenerative disorders. Optimistic versus Pessimistic Prognosis depends much on diagnostic and treatment approaches which healthcare will preferably adopt in the near future. Current dramatic situation can be significantly improved by the implementation of appropriate early diagnostic, targeted preventive measures and therapies tailored to the person advancing healthcare and enhancing the patient life quality. Neurodegenerative Diseases are pathologies of multi-factorial nature involving interplay of epi/genetic and environmental risk factors. Insights into molecular pathomechanisms will enable to create the most effective neuro-protective strategies and individualised treatment before manifest pathology. Utilization of the advanced integrative medical approach could enable a significant portion of population to reach the 100-year age limit remaining vibrant in excellent physical and mental health as actively contributing members of the society. The crucial role of the integrative approach by PPPM has been acknowledged as priorities by World Health Organization, United Nations and the European Union among others. Extensive efforts of international consortia are essential in the field to consolidate the accumulated expertise and to create population screening, robust diagnostic approaches, effective prevention in groups at high risk and targeted treatments. This book volume "Neurodegenerative Diseases: Integrative PPPM Approach as the Medicine of the Future" is intended to serve as a reference source for basic researchers and healthcare industry involved in the field of neurosciences with a special emphasis on mental health promotion and innovations intended to delay or even prevent neurodegenerative diseases.
  • 2016 Springer
    Orla Hardiman, Colin P. Doherty (editors) ; Marwa Elamin, Peter Bede, associate editors.
    Common Themes in the Pathogenesis of Neurodegeneration -- Imaging Biomarkers in Neurodegenerative Conditions -- The Role of Neuropsychology Assessment in Neurodegeneration -- Alzheimer's Disease -- Dementia and Cerebrovascular Disease -- Parkinson's Disease -- Fronto-Temporal Dementia (FTD) -- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis -- Huntington's disease -- Parkinson's Plus Syndromes -- Medical Mimics of Neurodegenerative Diseases -- Prion Diseases -- Managing Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Neurodegenerative Diseases -- HIV and Other Infectious Causes of Dementia -- Neuroinflammatory Disorders -- Clinical Trials in Neurodegeneration -- Palliative Care and End of Life Care.
  • 2011 Springer
    Orla Hardiman, Colin P. Doherty (editors).
    Common Themes in the Pathogenesis of Neurodegeneration -- Advances in Diagnostics for Neurodegenerative Disorders -- Alzheimer's Disease -- Dementia and Cerebrovascular Disease -- Parkinson's Disease -- Frontotemporal Dementia -- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis -- Huntington's Disease -- Parkinsonism Plus Syndromes -- Prion Diseases -- Medical Mimics of Neurodegenerative Diseases -- Managing Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Neurodegenerative Diseases -- Symptomatic Management and Palliative Care in Neurodegenerative Disease.
  • 2011 Springer
    Dilip R. Patel, Donald E. Greydanus, Hatim A. Omar, Joav Merrick, editors.
  • 2005 Springer
    W.W. Fleischhacker and D.J. Brooks, eds.
  • 2014 ScienceDirect
    edited by Paul W. Glimcher, Ernst Fehr.
    This title provides a comprehensive reference on the neurobiology of decision making, and is suitable as an advanced undergraduate or graduate textbook, as well as a reference for active researchers. Subject coverage includes reinforcement learning, risk, inter-temporal choice, drift-diffusion models, game theory, and prospect theory.
  • 2009 ScienceDirect
    edited by Paul W. Glimcher ... [et al.].
    Chapter 1. Introduction: A Brief History of Neuroeconomics / Paul W. Glimcher, Colin F. Camerer, Ernst Fehr, Russell A. Poldrack -- Part I. Neoclassical Economic Approaches to the Brain -- Part II. Behavioral Economics and the Brain -- Part III. Social Decision Making, Neuroeconomics, and Emotion -- Part IV. Understanding Valuation - Learning Valuations -- Part V. The Neural Mechanisms for Choice.
  • 2007 Springer
    L. Santamaría ... [et al.].
  • 2006 Springer
    Daniel P. Cardinali, S.R. Pandi-Perumal, editors.
    Deals with endocrine regulation of the behavioral state control. This title addresses a wide spectrum of sleep/wakefulness phenomena (both animals and humans), including pathogenesis, diagnosis, and management. It provides a summary of important issues in the neuroendocrine correlates of sleep/wakefulness.
  • 2009 Springer
    Michail S. Davidoff, Ralf Middendorff, Dieter Müller, Adolf F. Holstein.
  • 2011 Springer
    James C. Yao, Paulo M. Hoff, Ana O. Hoff, editors.
    Global epidemiology of neuroendocrine tumors -- Pathology -- Multiple endocrine neoplasia -- Other genetic syndromes -- Imaging of neuroendocrine tumors -- Surgical management of sporadic gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors -- Management of neuroendocrine tumor hormonal syndromes -- Management of metastatic carcinoid tumors -- Medical management of islet cell carcinoma -- Poorly differentiated neuroendocrine tumors -- Hereditary and sporadic medullary thyroid carcinoma -- Adrenocortical carcinoma -- Pheochromocytoma -- Merkel cell carcinoma.
  • 2016 Springer
    Aejaz Nasir, Domenico Coppola, editors.
  • 2015 Karger
    volume editors, Mauro Papotti, Wouter W. de Herder.
    Epidemiology of neuroendocrine tumors / Fraenkel, M.; Faggiano, A. ; Valk, G.D. -- Biochemical testing in patients with neuroendocrine tumors / Granberg, D. -- Clinical syndromes related to gastrointestinal neuroendocrine neoplasms / Boutzios, G.; Kaltsas, G. -- Radiological imaging : computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasonography / Sundin, A.; Wills, M.; Rockall, A. -- Nuclear medicine imaging of neuroendocrine tumors / Brabander, T.; Kwekkeboom, D.J.; Feelders, R.A.; Brouwers, A.H.; Teunissen, J.J.M. -- Endoscopy and endoscopic ultrasound in assessing and managing neuroendocrine neoplasms / O'Toole, D.; Palazzo, L -- Pathology : classification and immunoprofile / Blank, A.; Schmitt, A.; Perren, A. -- Genetics and epigenetics of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors and pulmonary carcinoids / Dreijerink, K.M.A.; Derks, J.L.; Cataldo, I.; Scarpa, A.; Valk, G.D.; Speel, E.-J.M. -- Pancreatic surgery / Maurizi, A.; Partelli, S.; Falconi, M. -- Gastrointestinal surgery of neuroendocrine neoplasms / Palns Hansen, C.; Holst Olsen, I.; Knigge, U. -- Transplantation and debulking procedures for neuroendocrine tumors / Frilling, A.; Al-Nahhas, A.; Clift, A.K. -- A 25-year experience of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors and somatostatin (congeners) analogs : from symptom control to antineoplastic therapy / O'Dorisio, T.M. ; Anthony, L.B. -- Medical therapy of pulmonary neuroendocrine neoplasms : targeted, symptomatic and chemotherapy / Ferolla, P. -- Peptide receptor radionuclide therapy of neuroendocrine tumors / Bodei, L.; Kidd, M.; Prasad, V.; Modlin, I.M. -- Hormone and receptor candidates for target and biotherapy of neuroendocrine tumors / Hofland, L.J.; Vandamme, T.; Albertelli, M.; Ferone, D. -- The role of chemotherapy in well-differentiated gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors / Strosberg, J.; Goldman, J.; Costa, F.; Pavel, M. -- Other novel therapies : biomarkers, microRNAs and microRNA inhibitors, DNA methylation, epigenetics, immunotherapy and virotherapy / Giandomenico, V.; Thirlwell, C.; Essand, M.
  • 2015 Springer
    Suayib Yalcin, Kjell Öberg, editors.
  • 2010 ScienceDirect
    edited by Luciano Martini, George P. Chrousos, Fernand Labrie, Karel Pacak, Donald W. Pfaff.
    ch. 1. Cellular signalling : peptide hormones and growth factors / Barry I. Posner and Stephane A. Laporte -- ch. 2. Neuroendocrine control of energy homeostasis : update on new insights / Satya P. Kalra and Pushpa S. Kalra -- ch. 3. Reproductive behaviors : new developments in concepts and in molecular mechanisms / Zachary M. Weil, Gen Murakami and Donald W. Pfaff -- ch. 4. Interactions betwen the immune and neuroendocrine systems / Serge Rivest -- ch. 5. Physiological roles of the kisspeptin/GPR54 system in the neuroendocrine control of reproduction / Rafael Pineda, ... [et al.] -- ch. 6. Regulation of complex pulsatile and rhythmic neuroendocrine systems : the male gonadal axis as a prototype / Johannes D. Veldhuis, Daniel M. Keenan and Steven M. Pincus -- ch. 7. Physiological significance of the rhythmic section of hypothalamic and pituitary hormones / Earn-Hui Gan and Richard Quinton -- ch. 8. Melatonin : a multitasking molecule / Russel J. Reiter, Dun-Xian Tan and Lorena Fuentes-Broto -- ch. 9. Modulation of steroid hormone receptor activity / Vladimir Stanišić, David M. Lonard and Bert W. O'Malley -- ch. 10. The intracrine sex steroid biosynthesis pathways / Van Luu-The and Fernand Labrie -- ch. 11. Steroidogenic enzymes in the brain : morphological aspects / Georges Pelletier -- ch. 12. The multiple roles of estrogens and the enzyme aromatase / Wah Chin Boon, Jenny D. Y. Chow and Evan R. Simpson -- ch. 13. ER[beta] in CNS : new roles in development and function / Xiaotang Fan, ... [et al.] -- ch. 14. Interactions of estradiol and insulin-like growth factor-I signalling in the nervous system : new advances / Luis M. Garcia-Segura, María-Angeles Arévalo and Iñigo Azcoitia -- ch. 15. A hormonal contraceptive for men : how close are we? / Ilpo Huhtaniemi.
  • 2010 ScienceDirect
    edited by Luciano Martini, George P. Chrousos, Fernand Labrie, Karel Pacak, Donald W. Pfaff.
    Glucocorticoid-induced apoptosis of healthy and malignant lymphocytes / L.K. Smith, J.A. Cidloski.-- Impact of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal/gonadal axes on trajectory of age-related cognitive decline / C.D. Conrad, H.A. Biomonte-Nelson.-- Menopause and mitochondria: windows into estrogen effects on Alzheimer's disease risk and therapy / V.W. Henderson, R. Diaz Brinton.-- DHEA, important source of sex steroids in men and even more in women / F. Labrie.-- Neuroendocrinology of post-traumatic stress disorder / P. Pervanidou, G.P. Chrousos.-- Assisted reproduction and its neuroendocrine impact on the offspring / C. Kanaka-Gantenbein, S. Sakka, G.P. Chrousos.-- Sex hormone and neuroendocrine aspects of the metobolic syndrome / H. Nawata, T. Watanabe, T. Yanase, M. Nomura, K. Ashida, L. Min, W. Fan.-- Ghrelin's role as a major regulator of appetitie and its other functions in neuroendocrinology / C.T. Lim, B. Kola, M. Korbonits, A.B. Grossman.-- Pathogenesis of pituitary tumors / R. Yu, S. Melmed.-- Molecular genetics of the AIP gene in familial pituitary tumorigenesis / A. Tahir, H.S. Chahal, M. Korbonits.-- Somatostatin and somatostatin receptors: from basic concepts to clinical applications / M.C. De Martino. J.J. Hofland, S.W.J. Lamberts.-- Somatostatin analogues: treatment of pituitary and neuroendocrine tumors / A. Colao, A. Faggiano, R. Pivonello.-- The MENX syndrome and p27: relationships with multiple endocrine neoplasia / S. Molatore, N.S. Pellegata.-- Hormonal therapy of prostate cancer / F. Labrie.-- Pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma / V. Kantorovich, K. Pacak.
  • 2014 Springer
    Spyros Sgouros, editor.
    During the past decade, neuroendoscopy has undergone a variety of technological improvements, and both indications and techniques have been significantly refined. As a result, neuroendoscopy is now used in the treatment of many more patients, enabling the performance of previously unavailable operations with low complication rates and rapid patient recovery. This book presents the distilled experience of world experts in this evolving field. Current applications are explained in detail and likely future developments are identified. Among the topics discussed are the neuroendoscopic management of hydrocephalus, a wide variety of tumors, colloid and suprasellar arachnoid cysts, Chiari malformation, and craniosynostosis; the use of neuroendoscopic techniques in improving altered CSF physiology; and the status of neuroendoscopically assisted neurosurgery. In addition, the available neuroendoscopic instruments are reviewed and the results of international trials and collaborative studies, presented. This book will fully acquaint the reader with the breadth and depth of available neuroendoscopy techniques and their impressive therapeutic potential. It should serve as the reference book on neuroendoscopy for the next 10 years.
  • 2005 Karger
    volume editors, Michael Horowitz, Elad Levy.
    Current and future management strategies for intracranial aneurysms and carotid artery stenosis / E.M. Deshaies, A.S. Boulos -- The use of stents in the management of neurovascular disease: a historical and present status review / M.B. Horowitz, P.D. Purdy -- Carotid angioplasty with stenting and carotid endarterectomy: both are here to stay / R.A. Hanel ... [et al.] -- Endovascular treatment of acute ischemic embolic stroke / C.C. Ionita ... [et al.] -- Intracranial stenting / M.R. Harrigan ... [et al.] -- Angioplasty for repair of intracranial arterial stenosis / A.J. Ringer -- Endovascular therapy for intracranial aneurysms: a historical and present perspective / M.B. Horowitz ... [et al.] -- Endovascular management of wide-necked aneurysms / M. Horowitz, E.I. Levy -- Liquid embolic agents in the treatment of intracranial arteriovenous malformations / J.U. Howington ... [et al.] -- Management of arteriovenous malformations using liquid agents / B.M. Ozgur, D.I. Levy -- Treatment of dural arteriovenous fistulas / L. Feng, P.M. Meyers, R.T. Higashida -- Tumor embolization / E.I. Levy ... [et al.] -- Acute and chronic venous sinus thrombosis / M.B. Horowitz ... [et al.] -- Vein of galen aneurysms: a review and current perspective / M.B. Horowitz ... [et al.] -- Petrosal sinus sampling for Cushing's disease / M.B. Horowitz ... [et al.].
  • 2008 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Daniel J. DiLorenzo, Joseph D. Bronzino.
    Comparing electrodes for use as cortical control signals : tiny tines, tiny wires, or tiny cones on wires : which is best? / Philip R. Kennedy -- Neuromotor prosthetics : design and future directions / Mijail D. Serruya, Sung-Phil Kim, and John P. Donoghue -- Transcutaneous FES for ambulation : the parastep system / Daniel Graupe -- Development of a multifunctional 22-channel functional electrical stimulator for paraplegia / Ross Davis ... [et al.] -- An implantable bionic network of injectable neural prosthetic devices : the future platform for functional electrical stimulation and sensing to restore movement and sensation / Joseph Schulman ... [et al.] -- History and overview of neural engineering / Daniel DiLorenzo and Robert E. Gross -- Cellular mechanisms of action of therapeutic brain stimulation / Zelma Kiss and Trent Anderson -- Neuromodulation : current trends in interfering with epileptic seizures / Ana Luisa Velasco ... [et al.] -- Responsive neurostimulation for epilepsy--neurosurgical experience : patient selection and implantation technique / Kostas N. Fountas and Joseph R. Smith -- Responsive neurostimulation for epilepsy : RNS technology and clinical studies / Thomas K. Tcheng and Martha Morrell -- Deep brain stimulation for pain management / Donald E. Richardson -- Spinal cord stimulation for pain management / Allen W. Burton and Phillip C. Phan -- Motor cortex stimulation for pain management / Shivanand P. Lad, Kevin Chao, and Jaimie M. Henderson -- Deep brain stimulation for obsessive compulsive disorder / Wael F. Asaad and Emad N. Eskandar -- Cochlear prostheses : an introduction / Donald K. Eddington -- Visual prostheses / Robert J. Greenberg -- General clinical issues relevant to brain-computer interfaces / Eric C. Leuthardt ... [et al.] -- Implantable brain-computer interfaces : neurosurgical experience and perspective / Roy A.E. Bakay -- Tapping into the spinal cord for restoring function after spinal cord injury / Lisa Guevremont and Vivian K. Mushahwar -- Theory and physiology of electrical stimulation of the central nervous system / Warren M. Grill -- Transient optical nerve stimulation : concepts and methodology of pulsed infrared laser stimulation of the peripheral nerve in vivo / Jonathan D. Wells ... [et al.] -- Transcranial magnetic stimulation of deep brain regions / Yiftach Roth and Abraham Zangen -- Application of neural plasticity for vision restoration after brain damage / Imelda Pasley ... [et al.].
  • 2016 ScienceDirect
    edited by Michael J. Aminoff, François Boller and Dick F. Swaab.
    Epidemiology for the clinical neurologist / M.E. Jacob, M. Ganguli -- Population neuroscience / T. Paus -- Advanced epidemiologic and analytical methods / E. Albanese -- Basics of neuroanatomy and neurophysiology / C.K. Barha, L.S. Nagamatsu, T. Liu-Ambrose -- Population imaging in neuroepidemiology / M.W. Vernooij, M. de Groot, D. Bos -- Use of "omics" technologies to dissect neurologic disease / G. Tosto, C. Reitz -- Neuropsychologic assessment / P. Palta, B. Snitz, M.C. Carlson -- Dementias / S.F. Sacuiu -- Epidemiology of alpha-synucleinopathies: from Parkinson disease to dementia with Lewy bodies / R. Savica, B.F. Boeve, G. Logroscino -- Epidemiology of epilepsy / S. Abramovici, A. Bagić -- The epidemiology of multiple sclerosis: insights to a causal cascade& / D.S. Goodin -- Neuroepidemiology of traumatic brain injury / A.J. Gardner, R. Zafonte -- The epidemiology of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis / E.O. Talbott, A.M. Malek, D. Lacomis -- Cerebrovascular disease / M.L.P. Portegies, P.J. Koudstaal, M.A. Ikram -- Peripheral neuropathies / R. Hanewinckel, M.A. Ikram, P.A. Van Doorn -- Migraine / K.R. Peck, Y.L. Johnson, T.A. Smitherman -- Neuroepidemiology of cancer and treatment-related neurocognitive dysfunction in adult-onset cancer patients and survivors / P. Jean-Pierre, B.C. McDonald -- Sickle cell disease / J. Strouse.
  • 2006
    edited by Judy Illes.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • Hal Blumenfeld.
    Demonstrates how to perform a complete neurologic examination. It is intended for medical students, residents, and other students in the health care professions.
  • 2008 Karger
    volume editor, Dieter Kaufmann.
    The neurofibromatoses: classification, clinical features, and genetic counselling / S.M. Huson -- Treatment and management of neurofibromatosis 1 / V.F. Mautner, E. Boltshauser -- Neurofibromatosis type 1 and other syndromes of the Ras pathway / D.A. Stevenson, J.J. Swensen, D.H. Viskochil -- NF1 gene structure and NF1 genotype/phenotype correlations / M. Upadhyaya -- NF1 mutational spectrum / L.M. Messiaen, K. Wimmer -- Clinical phenotypes in patients with NF1 microdeletions / S. Tinschert -- Structure of the NF1 gene region and mechanisms underlying gross NF1 deletions / H. Kehrer-Sawatzki -- NF1 gene evolution in mammals / G. Assum, C. Schmegner -- Structure and function of neurofibromin / S. Welti, I. D'Angelo, K. Scheffzek -- Composition of neurofibromas, NF1 expression, and comparison of normal and NF1 haploinsufficient cells / J. Peltonen, S. Peltonen -- Somatic NF1 mutations in tumors and other tissues / T. De Raedt ... [et al.] -- NF2: mutations and management of disease / D.G.R. Evans, A. Wallace -- Function of merlin in genesis of tumours and other symptoms of NF2 / C.O. Hanemann -- Molecular studies on schwannomatosis / L. Kluwe.
  • 2011 Springer
    Rosalie E. Ferner, Susan M. Huson, D. Gareth R. Evans.
    Neurofibromatosis 1 -- Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2) -- The Neurofibromatoses: Differential Diagnosis and Rare Subtypes -- Psychological Impact of the Neurofibromatoses -- Clinical Quiz: Diagnostic and Management Pitfalls of Neurocutaneous Disease.
  • 2012 Springer
    Meena Upadhyaya, David N. Cooper, editors.
    Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), caused by mutational inactivation of the NF1 tumour suppressor gene, is one of the most common dominantly inherited human disorders, affecting 1 in 3000 individuals worldwide. This book presents in concise fashion, but as comprehensively as possible, our current state of knowledge on the molecular genetics, molecular biology and cellular biology of this tumour predisposition syndrome. Written by internationally recognized experts in the field, the 44 chapters that constitute this edited volume provide the reader with a broad overview of the clinical features of the disease, the structure and expression of the NF1 gene, its germ line and somatic mutational spectra and genotype-phenotype relationships, the structure and function of its protein product (neurofibromin), NF1 modifying loci, the molecular pathology of NF1-associated tumours, animal models of the disease, psycho-social aspects and future prospects for therapeutic treatment.Neurofibromatosis Type 1: Molecular and Cellular Biology will be of great value to medical geneticists, molecular and cellular biologists, oncologists, dermatologists, neurologists, genetic counsellors and general practitioners alike.
  • 2012
    Gordon M. Shepherd.
    Challenging the belief that the sense of smell diminished during human evolution, Shepherd argues that this sense, which constitutes the main component of flavor, is far more powerful and essential than previously believed. --from publisher description
  • 2013 Springer
    Catherine Belzung, Peter Wigmore, editors.
    Neurogenesis in the Adult Mammalian Brain: How Much Do We Need, How Much Do We Have? / Ilias Kazanis -- Neurogenesis and Hippocampal Plasticity in Adult Brain / Yan Gu, Stephen Janoschka, Shaoyu Ge -- Adult-Born Neurons in the Olfactory Bulb: Integration and Functional Consequences / Gilles Gheusi, Gabriel Lepousez, Pierre-Marie Lledo -- Network, Cellular, and Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Long-Term Memory Formation / Mariana Carasatorre, Víctor Ramírez-Amaya -- Neurotrophins and Synaptic Plasticity / Andrea Gómez-Palacio-Schjetnan, Martha L. Escobar -- Differential Effects of Stress and Glucocorticoids on Adult Neurogenesis / Timothy J. Schoenfeld, Elizabeth Gould -- Effects of Environmental Enrichment Exposure on Synaptic Transmission and Plasticity in the Hippocampus / Michael J. Eckert, Wickliffe C. Abraham -- All About Running: Synaptic Plasticity, Growth Factors and Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis / Carmen Vivar, Michelle C. Potter, Henriette van Praag -- The Effect of Systemic Chemotherapy on Neurogenesis, Plasticity and Memory / Peter Wigmore -- Novel Insights into Depression and Antidepressants: A Synergy Between Synaptogenesis and Neurogenesis? / Francis Rodriguez Bambico, Catherine Belzung -- Deficient Plasticity in the Hippocampus and the Spiral of Addiction: Focus on Adult Neurogenesis / Juan J. Canales -- Prolonged Running, not Fluoxetine Treatment, Increases Neurogenesis, but does not Alter Neuropathology, in the 3xTg Mouse Model of Alzheimer's Disease / Michael W. Marlatt, Michelle C. Potter -- Hippocampal Neurogenesis and Ageing / Sébastien Couillard-Després -- Repair of the CNS Using Endogenous and Transplanted Neural Stem Cells / R. C. Trueman, A. Klein, H. S. Lindgren, M. J. Lelos.
  • 2011 Springer
    Tatsunori Seki, Kazunobu Sawamoto, Jack M. Parent, Arturo Alvarez-Buylla, editors.
  • 2011 Springer
    Tatsunori Seki, Kazunobu Sawamoto, Jack M. Parent, Arturo Alvarez-Buylla, editors.
  • 2007
    edited by Michèle M.M. Mazzocco and Judith L. Ross.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2006 CRCnetBASE
    edited by David R. Lynch ; associate editor Jennifer M. Farmer.
  • 2012 Cambridge
    edited by Nicholas W. Wood.
    1. The human genome project -- what it really means and where next? / Sonia Gandhi and Nicholas Wood -- 2. Genetic counselling and genetic testing for neurogenetic disorders / David Craufurd and Peter S. Harper -- 3. Alzheimer's disease and related dementias / John Hardy -- 4. The epilepsies / Mark Gardiner -- 5. The ataxias / S.H. Subramony -- 6. Huntington's disease / Sarah J. Tabrizi and Edward J. Wild -- 7. Parkinsonism / Vincenzo Bonifati -- 8. Prion diseases / Simon Mead and John Collinge -- 9. Channelopathies / Michael G. Hanna and Dimitri M. Kullmann -- 10. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other disorders of the lower motor neuron / Christopher E. Shaw ... [et sl.] -- 11. The muscular dystrophies / Kate Bushby and Una Sheerin -- 12. Charcot-Marie-Tooth diseases / Odile Dubourg, Alexis Brice, and Eric LeGuern -- 13. Mitochondrial disorders / Robert McFarland [and others] -- 14. The neurofibromatoses and related disorders / Rosalie E. Ferner -- 15. The future of neurogenetics / Thomas D. Bird.
  • 2009 ScienceDirect
    volume editor, Gábor Jancsó.
  • 2011 Springer
    Frederik Barkhof, Nick C. Fox, António J. Bastos-Leite, Philip Scheltens.
    How to Use This Book -- Dementia: Clinical Background -- The Toolbox -- Normal Ageing -- Primary Grey Matter Loss -- Vascular Dementia -- Disorders Mainly Affecting White Matter -- Dementias with Associated Brain Swelling.
  • 2013 Springer
    Andrea Eugenio Cavanna, Andrea Nani, Hal Blumenfeld, Steven Laureys, editors.
    Within the field of neuroscience, the past few decades have witnessed an exponential growth of research into the brain mechanisms underlying both normal and pathological states of consciousness in humans. The development of sophisticated imaging techniques (above all fMRI and PET) to visualize and map brain activity in vivo has opened new avenues in our understanding of the pathological processes involved in common neuropsychiatric disorders affecting consciousness, such as epilepsy, coma, vegetative states, dissociative disorders, and dementia. This book presents the state of the art in neuroimaging exploration of the brain correlates of the alterations in consciousness across these conditions, with a particular focus on the potential applications for diagnosis and management. Although the book has a practical approach and is primarily targeted at neurologists, neuroradiologists, and psychiatrists, a wide range of researchers and health care professionals will find it an essential reference that explains the significance of neuroimaging of consciousness for clinical practice. Within the field of neuroscience, the past few decades have witnessed an exponential growth of research into the brain mechanisms underlying both normal and pathological states of consciousness in humans. The development of sophisticated imaging techniques (above all fMRI and PET) to visualize and map brain activity in vivo has opened new avenues in our understanding of the pathological processes involved in common neuropsychiatric disorders affecting consciousness, such as epilepsy, coma, vegetative states, dissociative disorders, and dementia. This book presents the state of the art in neuroimaging exploration of the brain correlates of the alterations in consciousness across these conditions, with a particular focus on the potential applications for diagnosis and management. Although the book has a practical approach and is primarily targeted at neurologists, neuroradiologists, and psychiatrists, a wide range of researchers and health care professionals will find it an essential reference that explains the significance of neuroimaging of consciousness for clinical practice.
  • 2013 Springer
    Fatta B. Nahab, Noriaki Hattori, editors.
    Introduction to Neuroimaging / Christian LoRe Stanton, Pradip M. Pattany -- Morphometric Analyses in Movement Disorders / Bogdan Draganski, Ettore A. Accolla -- Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Its Applications in Movement Disorders / Jiun-Jie Wang, Yau-Yau Wai -- PET/SPECT Imaging During Dynamic Motor Control / Kazumi Iseki, -- Transcranial Ultrasonography in Movement Disorders / Stefanie Behnke, Daniela Berg -- Applications of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy in Movement Disorders / Masahito Mihara -- Structural MRI in Idiopathic Parkinson Disease and Parkinsonism / Christoph Mueller, Klaus Seppi, Werner Poewe -- Dopamine Imaging in Idiopathic Parkinson Disease and Other Parkinsonisms / Yen F. Tai, Nicola Pavese, -- Functional MRI in Idiopathic Parkinson Disease and Parkinsonism / Tao Wu, Mark Hallett -- Neuromelanin Imaging in Parkinson Disease / Makoto Sasaki -- Neuroimaging of Dystonia / Silvina G. Horovitz, Mark Hallett -- Neuroimaging in Essential Tremor / Corneliu C. Luca -- Imaging in Huntington's Disease and Other Choreas / Andrew McGarry, Kevin M. Biglan -- Neuroimaging of Ataxias / Anelyssa D' Abreu, Fernando Cendes -- Other Gait Disorders / Joseph C. Masdeu -- Neuroimaging of Basal Ganglia Calcifications / Norbert Brüggemann, Johann Hagenah.
  • 2013 Cambridge
    edited by Eric Nofzinger, Pierre Maquet, Michael J. Thorpy.
  • 2014 Springer
    Natalia Zakharova, Valery Kornienko, Alexander Potapov, and Igor Pronin.
    The main purpose of this book is to present emerging neuroimaging data in order to define the role of primary and secondary structural and hemodynamic disturbances in different phases of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to analyze the potential of diffusion tensor MRI, tractography and CT perfusion imaging in evaluating the dynamics of TBI. The authors present a new MRI classification of brain stem and hemispheric cortical/subcortical damage localization that is of significant prognostic value. New data are provided regarding the pathogenesis and dynamics of diffuse and focal brain injuries and qualitative and quantitative changes in the brain white matter tracts. It is shown that diffuse axonal injury can be considered a clinical model of multidimensional "split brain" with commissural, association and projection fiber disorders. The book will be of interest for neuroradiologists, neurosurgeons, neurologists and others with an interest in the subject.
  • Pt. 1-2, 2016 ScienceDirect
    Pt. 2 ScienceDirect
    edited by Joseph C. Masdeu and R. Gilberto González.
  • 2015 Springer
    Daniel Thomas Ginat, Juan E. Small, Pamela Whitney Schaefer, editors.
    This book reviews the imaging features associated with selected classes of pharmaceuticals and drugs on brain, head and neck, and spine and explains the implications of the imaging findings for the neuroradiologist and the clinician. Some agents produce characteristic abnormalities with distinctive imaging features, while others have a spectrum of manifestations on imaging. Still further agents produce rather nonspecific changes on imaging, requiring a differential diagnosis. In this book, informative cases are depicted by rich images, with concise accompanying explanatory text that reviews the class of agent and the mechanism of action and discusses image interpretation and its significance.
  • 2007 Springer
    edited by Howard E. Gendelman, Tsuneya Ikezu.
  • 2016 Springer
    Cris Constantinescu, Razvan Arsenescu, Violeta Arsenescu, editors.
    The immunology of the gastrointestinal system -- The enteric nervous system -- Microbial regulation of gastrointestinal immunity in health and disease -- Roles of substance P in gastrointestinal functions and neuroimmune interactions -- Immunomodulation by vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP) -- Helicobacter pylori, experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis, and multiple sclerosis -- Stress and the gastrointestinal system -- Nutrition, macrobiotics and the brain neuroinflammatory response -- Guillain-Barré syndrome and Campylobacter jejuni enteritis -- Gut microbiota: a possible role in the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis -- Intestinal parasites and immunomodulation in neuroinflammatory disease -- Neurological complications of anti-TNF treatments and other neurological aspects of inflammatory bowel disease -- Intestinal bacterial antigens, toxin-induced pathogenesis and immune cross-reactivity in neuromyelitis optica and multiple sclerosis -- Targeting immunomodulatory agents to the gut-associated lymphoid tissue -- The neuroimmunology of gluten intolerance -- The neurology of autoimmune pernicious anaemia (subacute combined degeneration) -- The impact of multiple sclerosis on gastrointestinal system function -- The neurology of Whipple's disease.
  • 2009 Springer
    edited by Allan Siegel, Steven S. Zalcman.
  • 2016 Springer
    Susumu Kusunoki, editor.
    Part I. Basic Neuroimmunology -- 1. Cellular Immunity and multiple sclerosis: Current understanding -- 2. Glia and neuroimmunology -- 3. Animal model -- 4. Blood-brain barrier and blood-nerve barrier -- Part II. Clinical Neuroimmunology -- 5. Multiple Sclerosis: etiology and mechanism, with special reference to Asians -- 6. Multiple sclerosis: Diagnosis and treatment -- 7. Neuropsychological aspects of multiple sclerosis -- 8. Neuromyelitis optica: Diagnosis and treatment -- 9. Guillain-Barré syndrome: Epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment -- 10. Autoantibodies in Guillain-Barre syndrome -- 11. Fisher syndrome -- 12. POEMS syndrome -- 13. Treatment of myasthenia gravis after the 2014 Japanese clinical guideline -- 14. N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antibody-associated autoimmune encephalitis -- 15. Hashimoto encephalopathy -- 16. Paraneoplastic neurological diseases -- 17. Antibodies to ganglionic acetylcholine receptor -- 18. Novel treatment.
  • 2007 Springer
    S.R. Pandi-Perumal, Daniel P. Cardinali, Georgios Chrousos.
  • 2009 Springer
    Richard D. Granstein, Thomas A. Luger, editors.
  • 2014 Wiley
    [edited by] Nicola Woodroofe and Sandra Amor.
    Immune privilege of the brain -- Innate immunity in the CNS : a focus on the myeloid cell -- Adaptive immune responses in the CNS -- Ageing and the immune response in the CNS -- Brain repair : the role of endogenous and transplanted neural stem cells -- Neuroinflammation in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and Huntington's diseases -- CNS infections -- Neuroimmunology of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- Demyelinating disorders of the CNS -- Other autoimmune disorders : systemic lupus erythematosus, primary Sjogren's syndrome, gluten-related neurological dysfunction, and paraneoplastic neurological syndromes -- Inflammation in the pathogenesis of depression -- Immune responses in the CNS in epilepsy -- Inflammatory mediators and dysfunction of the neurovascular unit following ischaemia reperfusion -- Spinal cord injury -- Immune responses to tumours in the CNS.
  • 2015 Wiley
    edited by Samuel David.
    Immune response in the human central nervous system in multiple sclerosis and stroke / Hans Lassmann -- In vivo imaging of glial and immune cell responses in CNS injury and disease / Alexandre Paré and Steve Lacroix -- Roles of CD4 and CD8 T lymphocytes in multiple sclerosis and experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis / Nathalie Arbour and Alexandre Prat -- Microglia and macrophage responses and their role after spinal cord injury / Antje Kroner, Andrew D. Greenhalgh, and Samuel David -- The complexity of the innate immune system activation in stroke pathogenesis / María Isabel Cuartero, Ignacio Lizasoain, María Angeles Moro, and Ivan Ballesteros -- Neuroinflammation in aging / Ashley M. Fenn, Diana M. Norden, and Jonathan P. Godbout -- Peripheral and central immune mechanisms in neuropathic pain / Ji Zhang -- Inflammation in the pathogenesis of inherited peripheral neuropathies / Janos Groh, Dennis Klein, Antje Kroner, and Rudolf Martini -- Obesity and neuroinflammation-associated mood and cognitive disorders / Nathalie Castanon, Giamal Luheshi, and Sophie Layé -- Viral infections of the central nervous system : pathogenic and protective effects of neuroinflammation / John G. Walsh and Christopher Power -- The interplay between the peripheral and local immune response in recovery from acute central nervous system injuries / Catarina Raposo and Michal Schwartz -- Inflammation and optic nerve regeneration / Lukas Andereggen, Ephraim F. Trakhtenberg, Yin Yuqin, and Larry I. Benowitz -- Effects of macrophages and monocytes in remyelination of the CNS / Muktha Natrajan, Bibiana Bielekova, Robin JM Franklin -- Microglial involvement in Rett syndrome / Noël C. Derecki, James C. Cronk, and Jonathan Kipnis -- The role of regulatory T cells and microglia in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis / David R. Beers, Weihua Zhao, Kristopher G. Hooten, and Stanley H. Appel -- Role of TNF-alpha in synaptic plasticity / Renu Heir and David Stellwagen -- Resolution mediators that control inflammation / Jan M. Schwab, Harald Prüss, and Charles N. Serhan.
  • 2011 ScienceDirect
    edited by Alireza Minagar.
    1. Multiple Sclerosis: Pathophysiology, Clinical Features, Diagnosis, and Management / Amir-Hadi Maghzi, Aimee Borazanci, Jeanie McGee, J. Steven Alexander, Eduardo Gonzalez-Toledo, Alireza Minagar -- 2. Epstein-Barr Virus and Multiple Sclerosis: Wrong Place, Wrong Time? / Amir-Hadi Maghzi, Monica Marta, Isabel Bosca, Mohammad-Reza Savoj, Masoud Etemadifar, Gavin Giovannoni, Ute-Christiane Meier -- 3. Neutralizing Antibodies and Multiple Sclerosis / Amy C. Rauchway -- 4. Animal Models of Multiple Sclerosis / Fumitaka Sato, Seiichi Omura, Nicholas E. Martinez, Ikuo Tsunoda -- 5. Neuroimaging of Multiple Sclerosis: An Update / Alexandra Lopez-Soriano, Robert Zivadinov -- 6. Role of IL-12/IL-23 in the Pathogenesis of Multiple Sclerosis / Yuhong Yang, Amy E. Lovett-Racke, Michael K. Racke -- 7. Spinal Cord Injury and its Relationship to the Development or Worsening of Clinical Multiple Sclerosis / Peter O. Behan, Abhijit Chaudhuri -- 8. Clinical Development and Benefit-Risk Profile of Natalizumab / Eileen M. O'Connor, Rae Ann Maxwell -- 9. Remyelination in Multiple Sclerosis / Martin Stangel, Refik Pul, Thomas Skripuletz, Corinna Trebst, Elke Voss, Viktoria Gudi -- 10. Transverse Myelitis / Amir-Hadi Maghzi, Masoud Etemadifar, Mohammad-Reza Savoj, J. Steven Alexander, Eduardo Gonzalez-Toledo, Alireza Minagar -- 11. Neuromyelitis Optica / Natalie Cornay, Robin Davis, Meghan Harris, Brian Rabin, Karen Small, Edward Johnson, Eduardo Gonzalez-Toledo, Stephen Jaffe, Alireza Minagar -- 12. Optic Neuritis: Pathophysiology, Clinical Features, and Management / Clare Fraser, Gordon T. Plant -- 13. Ischemic Demyelination / Tiffany Chang, Roger E. Kelley -- 14. Inflammatory Mechanisms in Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease / Mutsumi Nagai, D. Neil Granger -- 15. Protection Against Neuroinflammation by Promoting Co-activation of G Protein-Growth Factor Signaling and Metabolic Flexibility in the Brain / Donard S. Dwyer, Parrin Patterson -- 16. Mesenchymal Stem Cells, Inflammation, and Neurodegenerative Diseases / Behrouz Nikbin, Yadollah Shakiba, Mandana Mohyeddin Bonab, Alireza Minagar, Stephen Jaffe -- 17. Inflammatory Mediators in Obstructive Sleep Apnea / David E. McCarty, Andrew L. Chesson Jr. -- 18. The Role of Neuroinflammation in Parkinson's Disease / Xi Chen, Malú G. Tansey -- 19. Neuroinflammation and Pediatric Lupus / Marisa Klein-Gitelman, Hermine Brunner -- 20. Central Nervous System Vasculitis / Ludovico D'Incerti, Francesco Deleo, Gabriele Di Comite -- 21. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus-Vasculopathy/Vasculitis, Susac Syndrome, and Myasthenia Gravis / Magdalena Olszanecka-Glinianowicz, Antoni Hrycek, Pawel Cieélik -- 22. Inflammatory Mechanisms in Guillain-Barré Syndrome / Robert N. Schwendimann -- 23. Neurologic Manifestations of Herpes Zoster / Maria A. Nagel, Don Gilden, Ravi Mahalingam, Randall J. Cohrs.
  • 2007 Springer Protocols
    edited by Chiquito Joaqium [sic] Crasto ; foreword by Stephen H. Koslow.
    Managing knowledge in neuroscience / Chiquito J. Crasto and Gordon M. Shepherd -- Interoperability across neuroscience databases / Luis Marenco ... [et al.] -- Database architectures for neuroscience applications / Prakash Nadkarni and Luis Marenco -- XML for data representation and model specification in neuroscience / Sharon M. Crook and Fred W. Howell -- Creating neuroscience ontologies / Douglas M. Bowden, Mark Dubach, and Jack Park -- Model structure analysis in NEURON / Michael L. Hines, Tom M. Morse, and N.T. Carnevale -- Constructing realistic neural simulations with GENESIS / James M. Bower and David Beeman -- Simulator for neural networks and action potentials / Douglas A. Baxter and John H. Byrne -- Data mining through simulation / William W. Lytton and Mark Stewart -- Computational exploration of neuron and neural network models in neurobiology / Astrid A. Prinz -- Brain atlases and neuroanatomic imaging / Allan MacKenzie-Graham, Jyl Boline, and Arthur W. Toga -- Brain mapping with high-resolution fMRI technology / Nian Liu -- Brain spatial normalization / William Bug ... [et al.] -- Workflow-based approaches to neuroimaging analysis / Kate Fissell -- Databasing receptor distributions in the brain / Rolf Kötter ... [et al.] -- An informatics approach to systems neurogenetics / Glenn D. Rosen -- Computational models of dementia and neurological problems / Włodzisław Duch -- Integrating genetic, functional genomic, and bioinformatics data in a systems biology approach to complex diseases : application to Schizophrenia / F.A. Middleton ... [et al.] -- Alzforum / June Kinoshita and Timothy Clark.
  • 2009 Springer
    Vinoth Jagaroo.
    Current neuroinformatics applications and infrastructure -- Neuroinformatics for neuropsychology -- Obstacles and aids to neuroinformatics in neuropsychology -- International Society for Neuroinformatics in Neuropsychology.
  • 2015 Springer
    Katja E. Wartenberg, Khalid Shukri, Tamer Abdelhak, editors.
    This book provides guidance for physicians confronted with acute neurological crises in the context of patient safety centred practice standards. It highlights how the implementation of patient safety standards in the neurointensive care unit leads to better clinical outcomes and emphasizes the importance of utilizing appropriate resources, ensuring evidence-based practice is followed. Cost effectiveness, continuous performance improvement and the creation of a non-punitive culture are also discussed. Neurointensive Care: A Clinical Guide to Patient Safety is aimed at physicians around the world caring for critically ill neurological patients either in the emergency department or intensive care unit, and may also be valuable for nurses working in these settings. Neurointensivists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, anesthesiologists, general intensivists, emergency physicians, and trainees dealing with neurological catastrophes will find this book of interest.
  • 2015 Springer
    edited by Randall C. Edgell, Sean I. Savitz, John Dalfino.
    Neurointervention in the Medical Specialties is a first-of-its-kind reference that serves as a bridge between the neurointerventionalist and the physicians who most frequently look to these specialists for answers to some of the most intractable problems they face. Providing background on the wide range of diseases treated through neurointervention along with the indications and alternatives to such treatments, this landmark title is grouped into four parts: an introduction to the tools and anatomical structures that are integral to the field; disease processes most often encountered by neurologists, cardiologists, and vascular surgeons; those diseases more frequently treated by neurosurgeons; and finally those diseases first seen by several other specialties including ophthalmologists and head and neck surgeons. Importantly, each chapter includes details of neurointerventional technique and case discussions that are sufficiently detailed to provide a treatment template and guidance to neurointerventionalists in training and practice. At the same time, the descriptions provide referring physicians with insight into how neurointerventional procedures are performed. Finally, there are several concluding, thought-provoking chapters that examine what new opportunities await the field of neurointervention on the horizon. Neurointervention in the Medical Specialties is a major contribution to the literature and invaluable resource for all clinicians and researchers interested in this exciting field.
  • 2011 Springer
    Albert Gjedde, William R. Bauer, Dean F. Wong.
  • 2010 Springer
    Sergio Pintaudi, Lucia Rizzato (eds.).
  • pt. 1-3, 2014 ScienceDirect
    pt. 2 ScienceDirect
    pt. 3 ScienceDirect
    volume editors José Biller and José M. Ferro.
  • 2009
    Lisa M. DeAngelis, Jerome B. Posner.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    Overview -- Pathophysiology of nervous system metastases -- Blood-nervous system barrier dysfunction : pathophysiology and treatment -- Supportive care and its complications -- Intracranial metastases -- Spinal metastases -- Leptomeningeal metastases -- Cancer involving cranial and peripheral nerves and muscles -- Vascular disorders -- Central nervous system infections -- Delirium and metabolic and nutritional complications of cancer -- Side effects of chemotherapy -- Side effects of radiation therapy -- Neurotoxicity of surgical and diagnostic procedures -- Paraneoplastic syndromes.
  • 2009
    Eelco F.M. Wijdicks.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2012 Springer
    Jack N. Alpert.
    The Neurologic Diagnosis: A Practical Bedside Approach is an introductory text that simplifies the often unwieldy method of making a neurologic diagnosis. Medical students are often intimidated by a deluge of data, extensive differential diagnoses, and have no organizational structure to follow. Diagnostic techniques of general medicine are not applicable. Neurology is a unique specialty since it requires the intermediary step of an anatomic diagnosis prior to proffering a differential diagnosis. Yet the required knowledge of neuroanatomy need not be profound for the student who will specialize in any field other than neurology and neurosurgery. This text is directed to medical students and residents who will all be regularly faced with numerous patients who have neurologic symptomatology. Typical one-month neurology rotations out of four years of medical school is clearly inadequate training to make a cogent neurologic diagnosis, especially since subsequent instruction is commonly provided by upper level residents who have the same background and numerous misconceptions. This is not a comprehensive text. The emphasis in this concise and practical title is on establishing a neuroanatomic diagnosis before formulating a differential diagnosis. In addition, treatment is seldom discussed since it is likely to change radically over time. Focused and succinct, The Neurologic Diagnosis: A Practical Bedside Approach is an invaluable resource for medical students and residents interested in the practice of neurological diagnosis.
  • 2014 Cambridge
    edited by]Alan B. Ettinger, Epilepsy Director, Neurological Surgery P.C., Rockville Center, Director of the Epilepsy Wellness Program, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, Director of EEG and Epilepsy, Huntington Hospital, Huntington, New York and Professor of Clinical Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA., Deborah M. Weisbrot, Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Director, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Outpatient Clinic, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stony Brook University Medical Center, New York, USA.
    "There is an apocryphal story of an eminent neurology professor who was asked to provide a differential diagnosis. He allegedly quipped: "I can't give you a differential diagnosis. If you wish I will give you a list of wrong diagnoses followed by the right diagnosis." Sadly, this sort of arrogance pervaded our field, particularly in the era before there were accurate diagnostic methods and effective treatments of neurological diseases. Fortunately, this sort of pomposity is now relegated to the past and remains only as an antique reminder of a type of hubris that precluded discovery and progress in diseases of the nervous system"-- Provided by publisher.
  • 2016 Springer
    Michael A. Meyer.
  • 2009
    [edited by] Andrew Blitzer, Mitchell F. Brin, Lorraine O. Ramig.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    Anatomy of the larynx / Margaret H. Cooper -- Laryngeal sensory receptors / Magalie Nelson, David M. Cooper, and William Lawson -- Central laryngeal motor innervation / Leslie T. Malmgren Jr. and Richard R. Gacek -- Peripheral laryngeal motor innervation / Phillip Song ... [et al.] -- Electromyography of laryngeal and pharyngeal muscles / Tanya K. Meyer, Allen D. Hillel, and Andrew Blitzer -- Physical examination of the larynx and videolaryngoscopy / Marshall E. Smith and Eiji Yanagisawa -- Pulmonary function evaluation / Christine M. Sapienza, Karen M. Wheeler-Hegland, and Anuja Chhabra -- Laryngeal dysfunction in sleep / Joan Santamaria and Alex Iranzo -- Acoustic assessment of vocal function / Eugene H. Buder and Michael P. Cannito -- Stroboscopic examination of the normal larynx / Minoru Hirano -- Flexible endoscopic evaluation of swallowing with sensory testing (FEESST) / Jonathan E. Aviv and Thomas Murry -- Speech treatment for neurologic disorders / Shimon Sapir, Lorraine O. Ramig, and Cynthia M. Fox -- Diagnosis and evaluation of laryngeal paralysis and paresis / Alexander T. Hillel, Robin A. Samlan, and Paul W. Flint -- Management of vocal fold incompetence with vocal fold injectable fillers / Charles N. Ford and Karen A. Cooper -- Vocal fold medialization, arytenoid adduction, and reinnervation / Andrew Blitzer ... [at al.] -- Diagnostic-based treatment approaches / JoAnne Robbins, Stephanie K. Daniels, and Soly Baredes -- Movement disorders of the larynx / Mitchell F. Brin, Andrew Blitzer, and Miodrag Velickovic -- Botulinum toxin treatment of spasmodic dysphonia and other laryngeal disorders / Lucian Sulica and Andrew Blitzer -- Pyramidal disease / Satish Mistry, Maxine Power, and Shaheen Hamdy -- Neuromuscular disorders of the larynx / David S. Younger.
  • 2005 Springer
    edited by Frank I. Tarazi, John A. Schetz ; foreword by John L. Waddington.
    Neural principles of neurological and psychiatric disorders / Frank I. Tarazi and Marc J. Kaufman -- Pharmacotherapeutic principles of neurological and psychiatric disorders / John A. Schetz -- Alzheimer's disease / Mark P. Mattson -- Huntington's disease / Susan E. Browne -- Parkinson's disease / Thomas Wichmann -- Schizophrenia / Stephan Heckers and Sabina Berretta -- Autism spectrum disorders / Evdokia Anagnostou and Eric Hollander -- Tourette's syndrome / James E. Swain, Robert A. King, and James F. Leckman -- Obsessive/compulsive disorder / David S. Husted, Nathan A. Shapira, and Wayne K. Goodman -- Unipolar depression / Julie A. Blendy and Irwin Lucki -- Bipolar disorder / Leonardo Tondo ... [et al.] -- Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder / Kehong Zhang, Eugen Davids, and Ross J. Baldessarini.
  • Google Books
    by the staff of the first division ; ed. by Joseph Collins ...
    Also available: Print – v. 1, 1918-.
  • 2006
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2011 ScienceDirect
    2011 ClinicalKey
    edited by Alireza Minagar.
    Timely diagnosis and management of neurological diseases during pregnancy poses major therapeutic challenges to neurologists and other non-neurologist health care providers. Pregnancy is a unique period in life associated with significant hormonal and other physiologic changes in female patients, which may trigger or alter the course of neurological and psychiatric disorders. In addition, many diagnostic procedures that can be performed in non-pregnant women are prohibited during pregnancy for safety reasons. Therapeutic decisions and management of a pregnant patient with neurological disorders heavily depends on the issue of the reasonable balance between the risks of no treatment versus active treatment for the mother and her fetus. This book provides a review of the latest findings in this field, giving the neurologist and non-neurologist the information they need to determine the best treatment. Neurological disorders covered include multiple sclerosis, stroke and epilepsy. Discusses how neurological disorders should be managed in a pregnant patient Includes contributions from leading authorities.
  • 2013 Wiley
    edited by Steven L. Lewis.
    Introduction to the neurology of systemic disease / Steven L. Lewis -- Headache due to systemic disease / Kevin A. Kahn -- Encephalopathy (delirium) due to systemic disease / Allison Weathers -- Dementia and systemic disorders / Jennifer R. Molano and Brendan J. Kelley -- Stroke due to systemic disease / Sarkis Morales-Vidal and José Biller -- Seizures due to systemic disease / Matthew T. Hoerth and Joseph I. Sirven -- Neuro-ophthalmology of systemic disease / Matthew J. Thurtell and Janet C. Rucker -- Neuro-otology of systemic disease / Terry D. Fife -- Movement disorders due to systemic disease / Brandon R. Barton and Christopher G. Goetz -- Myelopathies due to systemic disease / Sital V. Patel and Steven L. Lewis -- Peripheral nerve disorders in systemic disease / Michelle L. Mauermann and Ted M. Burns -- Neuromuscular junction disorders due to systemic disease / Jaffar Khan -- Myopathies due to systemic disease / Hannah R. Briemberg -- Autonomic manifestations of systemic disease / Brent P. Goodman and Eduardo E. Benarroch -- Sleep disorders and systemic disease / Eric K. St. Louis.
  • 2016 Springer
    Şerefnur Öztürk.
    Parkinson's disease -- Stroke -- Multiple sclerosis -- Epilepsy -- Migraine -- Dementia -- Guillain Barré Syndrome -- Subarachnoid haemorrhage -- Neuropathic pain -- Narcolepsy -- Encephalitis -- Brain tumor -- Dystonia -- Myasthenia Gravis -- Transient ischemic attack -- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
  • 2005 Karger
    volume editors, J. Bogousslavsky, F. Boller.
    Guillaume Apollinaire, the lover assassinated / Bogousslavsky, J. -- Guy de Maupassant and Friedrich Nietzsche / Hayden, D. -- The one-man band of pain / Dieguez, S., Bogousslavsky, J. -- Gustave Flaubert's hidden sickness / Jallon, P., Jallon, H. -- Edgar Allan Poe: substance abuse versus epilepsy / Bazil, C.W. -- Dostoevsky and epilepsy: an attempt to look through the frame / Rossetti, A.O., Bogousslavsky, J. -- Immanuel Kant: evolution from a personality 'disorder' to a dementia / Guard, O., Boller, F. -- Valery Larbaud / Boller, F. -- Alajouanine's painter: Paul-Elie Gernez / Boller, F. -- Carolus Horn: when the images in the brain decay: evidence of backward-development of visual and cognitive functions in Alzheimer's disease / Maurer, K., Prvulovic, D. -- Major depression and stroke in Caspar David Friedrich / Dahlenburg, B., Spitzer, C. -- Understanding Van Gogh's night: bipolar disorder / Carota, A. ... [et al.] -- The terminal illness and last compositions of Maurice Ravel / Baeck, E. -- The decay and death of Modest Musorgsky / Baeck, E. -- Georg Friedrich Händel's strokes / Bäzner, H., Hennerici, M -- The subcortical vascular encephalopathy of Joseph Haydn: pathographic illustration of the syndrome / Bäzner, H.; Hennerici, M. -- Music and the brain: Gershwin and Shebalin / Ruiz, E.; Montás, P. -- Robert Schumann's focal dystonia / Altenmüller, E.
    Also available: Print – 2005
  • 2010 Karger
    volume editors, J. Bogousslavsky, M.G. Hennerici, H. Bäzner, C. Bassetti.
  • 2007 Karger
    volume editors, J. Bogousslavsky, M.G. Hennerici.
    Painting after right-hemisphere stroke : case studies of professional artists / Bazner, H. Hennerici, M.G. -- I and me : self-portraiture in brain damage / Blanke, O. -- Lovis Corinth : integrating hemineglect and spatial distortions / Bazner, H., Hennerici, M.G. -- Visconti and Fellini : from left social neorealism to right-hemisphere stroke / Dieguez, S., Assal, G., Bogousslavsky, J.-- De novo artistic behaviour following brain injury / Pollak, T.A., Mulvenna, C. M., Lythgoe, M.F. -- Marcel Proust's diseases and doctors : the neurological story of a life / Bogousslavsky, J. -- Heinrich Heine and syphilis / auf der Horst, C. -- Baudelaire's aphasia : from poetry to cursing / Dieguez, S., Bogousslavsky, J. -- Memory and the creation of art : the syndrome, as in de Kooning, of 'Creating in the Midst of Dementia' / Espinel, C. H. -- Persisting aphasia, cerebral dominance, and painting in the famous artist Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd / Colombo-Thuillard, F., Assal, G. -- Mozart in the neurological department : who has the tic? / Kammer, T. -- Hans von Bulow : creativity and neurological disease in a famous pianist and conductor / Wöhrle, J. C., Haas, F. -- Synaesthesia, the arts and creativity : a neurological connection / Mulvenna, C. M. -- The hallucinating art of Heinrich Füssli / Baumann, C., Lentzsch, F., Regard, M., Bassetti, C.
    Also available: Print – 2007
  • 2014 Springer
    Hani T. S. Benamer.
    This book includes all the clinically relevant data on the frequencies and patterns of major neurological disorders among Arabs living in or outside the Arab world. Topics covered include stroke, epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, dementia and headache. Neurological Disorders in the Arab World is aimed at neurologists who are resident in Arab countries, as well as other physicians who encounter Arab patients, and also researchers performing neuroepidemiological studies. Those responsible for planning and implementing neurological services in Arab countries will also find this book beneficial.
  • 2013 Springer
    Abdul Qayyum Rana, John Anthony Morren.
    Coma -- Delirium -- Dizziness and vertigo -- Facial weakness (Bell's Palsy) -- Giant cell arteritis/temproal arteritis -- Guillain-Barrè Syndrome -- Headache -- Head injury -- Meningitis and encephalitis -- Multiple sclerosis (exacerbation) -- Myasthenia gravis -- Neck and back pain -- Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) -- Postherpetic neuralgia -- Pseudotumor cerebri -- Seizures and status epilepticus -- Spinal cord compression -- Stroke and TIA -- Syncope -- Transient global amnesia (TGA) -- Visual impairments -- Appendices.
  • 2008
    Geraint Fuller.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2008 Springer
    [edited by] Leslie L. Barton, Neil R. Friedman ; foreword by Joseph J. Volpe.
    Herpes viruses -- Myxoviruses -- Picornaviruses -- Arboviruses -- Togaviruses -- Rhabdoviruses -- Adenoviruses -- Arenaviruses -- Orthopoxviruses -- Retroviruses -- Neurological consequences of antiretroviral treatment -- Papovaviruses -- Bacterial meningitis -- Focal bacterial infections and parameningeal infections -- Streptococcus pyogenes -- Bordetella petussis -- Shigella species -- Campylobacter species -- Brucella species -- Clostridium tetani -- Clostridium botulinum -- Corynebacterium diphtheriae -- Bartonella species -- Mycobacterium tuberculosis -- Mycobacterium leprae -- Rickettsia rickettsii -- Ehrlichia and Anaplasma species -- Borrelia burgdorferi -- Treponema pallidum -- Candida species -- Cryptococcus neoformans -- Histoplasma capsulatum -- Coccidiodes species -- Phaeohyphomycoses -- Protozoal infections -- Babesia species -- Helminth infections -- Neurological disease and primary immunodeficiency -- Basic principles of selective neurological treatments.
    Also available: Print – 2008
  • edited by L. Stephen Jacyna and Stephen T. Casper.
    The patient's pitch : the neurologist, the tuning fork, and textbook knowledge / Stephen T. Casper -- Neurological patients as experimental subjects : epilepsy studies in the United States / Ellen Dwyer -- Speaking for yourself : the medico-legal aspects of aphasia in nineteenth-century Britain / Marjorie Perlman Lorch -- The spouse, the neurological patient, and doctors / Katrina Gatley -- Disappearing in plain sight : public roles of people with dementia in the meaning and politics of Alzheimer's disease / Jesse F. Ballenger -- The cursing patient : neuropsychiatry confronts Tourette's syndrome, 1825-2008 / Howard I. Kushner -- The psychasthenic poet : Robert Nichols and his neurologists / L. Stephen Jacyna -- The encephalitis lethargica patient as a window on the soul / Paul Foley -- Neuropatients in historyland / Roger Cooter -- The neurological patient in history : a commentary / Max Stadler.
  • 2013 ScienceDirect
    edited by Michael Barnes, David Good.
    Section 1: Translational Neuroscience -- -- Neural plasticity and its contribution to functional recovery / N. Sharma, J. Classen, and L.G. Cohen -- Plasticity of cerebral functions / R.J. Nudo and D. McNeal -- Neuroplasticity in the spinal cord / A.N. Kusiak and M.E. Selzer -- Neural tissue transplantation, repair, and rehabilitaion / S.B. Dunnett -- Clinical trials in neurorehabilitation / A.L. Behrman, M.G. Bowden, and D.K. Rose -- Brain-computer interfaces / J.R. Wolpaw -- -- Section 2: Basic Principles -- -- Epidemiology of neurologically disabling disorders / A. Tennant -- Motor learning principles for neurorehabilitation / T. Kitago and J.W. Krakauer -- Outcome measures in stroke rehabilitation / P. Woods Duncan -- Organization of rehabilitation services / L.A. Graham -- Functional neuroimaging / N.S. Ward -- -- Section 3: Management of Functional Problems -- -- Gait disorder / V. Dietz -- The diagnosis and management of adults with spasticity / S. Balakrishnan and A.B. Ward -- Neurorehabilitation approaches to facilitate motor recovery / V. Hömberg -- Neuropathic pain / E. Kerstman ... [et al.] -- Balance / A.M. Bronstein and M. Pavlou -- Neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction / J.N. Panicker, M. de Sèze, and C.J. Fowler -- Neurogenic bowel / M. Coggrave and C. Norton -- Neurological rehabilitation : Sexuality and reproductive health / M.L. Aisen -- Autonomic dysfunction : Recognition, diagnosis, investigation, management, and autonomic neurorehabilitation / C.J. Mathias, V. Iodice, and D. Low -- Dysphagia / G. Malandraki and J. Robbins -- Disorders of communication : Dysarthria / P. Enderby -- Rehabilitation robotics / H.I. Krebs and B.T. Volpe -- Neurogenic respiratory failure / C.R.K. Hind -- Chronic fatigue syndrome / R. Moss-Morris, V. Deary, and B. Castell -- Other physical consequences of disability / J. Macfarlane -- -- Section 4: Rehabilitation of Cognitive, Behavioral, and Emotional Problems -- -- Rehabilitation of aphasia / A. Basso, M. Forbes, and F. Boller -- Apraxia : Neural mechanisms and functional recovery / A.L. Foundas -- Rehabilitation of spatial neglect / A.R. Riestra and A.M. Barrett -- Memory deficits / B.A. Wilson -- Rehabilitation and management of executive function disorders / P.J. Eslinger, C.V. Flaherty-Craig, and F. M. Chakara -- Neurobehavioral disorders / N.D. Zasler, M.F. Martelli, and H.E. Jacobs -- Emotional disorders in neurological rehabilitation / A. House and C. Hosker -- -- Section 5: Specific Disorders -- -- Traumatic and non-traumatic brain injury / A. Giustini, C. Pistarini, and C. Pisoni -- Traumatic spinal cord injury / H. Binder -- Stroke / H. Rodgers -- Neurorehabilitation in Parkinson disease / N. Archibald, N. Miller, and L. Rochester -- Cerebral palsy / R.M. Kent -- Multiple sclerosis / J. Zajicek -- Rehabilitation of the muscular dystrophies / P.H. Pangilinan and J.E. Hornyak -- Rehabilitation of motor neuron disease / Z. Simmons -- Rehabilitation of brachial plexus and peripheral nerve disorders / K.R. Scott ... [et al.].
  • 2007
    [edited by] Darcy A. Umphred ; with section editors, Gordon U. Burton, Rolando T. Lazaro, Margaret L. Roller.
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  • 2013 Springer
    J. Gordon Millichap.
    Neurological Syndromes: A Clinical Guide to Symptoms and Diagnosis offers a concise, invaluable resource for understanding how a group of neurologic symptoms or signs collectively characterize a disease or disorder. Intended as a quick reference guide to the better known and some less familiar syndromes of neurological interest and developed by a renowned pediatric neurologist with more than 40 years experience in treating children, adolescents, and young adults, this handy title provides a definition of each syndrome that includes diagnostic characteristics and abnormalities, a differential diagnosis, genetic considerations, and a short list of references. To those readers who can recall the name of a syndrome, the alphabetical presentation should facilitate a review of the major diagnostic characteristics. The original reference is provided for historical interest, and review articles are included to show recent advances in etiology and treatment. The index is arranged in alphabetical order of the named syndromes and also according to the involvement of various organs in addition to the nervous system. A unique contribution to the literature, Neurological Syndromes: A Clinical Guide to Symptoms and Diagnosis will be of great interest to the wide variety of clinicians treating patients with neurologic disease.
  • v. 1, 1927-.
    von Wilbrand und Saenger ; bearbeitet von Prof. Dr. H. Wilbrand und Prof. Dr. Carl Behr ...
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  • 2012 Springer
    Jorge G. Burneo, Bart M. Demaerschalk, Mary E. Jenkins, editors.
  • 2009
    David J. Anschel.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2006
    David J. Anschel.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2008 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Michael J. Aminoff.
    Also available: Print – 2008
  • 2006
    [edited by] Randolph W. Evans.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    Epidemiology of brain injury / Jess F. Kraus and David L. McArthur -- The history of cerebral trauma / F. Clifford Rose -- Computerized tomography and magnetic resonance imaging in traumatic brain injury / Chi-Shing Zee ... [et al.] -- The neuropathology of trauma / David I. Graham ... [et al.] -- The postconcussion syndrome and the sequelae of mild head injury / Randolph W. Evans -- Posttraumatic cranial neuropathies / James R. Keane and Robert W. Baloh -- Posttraumatic epilepsy / L. James Willmore -- Traumatic intracranial hemorrhage / Joshua M. Ammerman, S. Taylor Jarrell, and Richard S. Polin -- Neurovascular trauma / Anil Nanda ... [et al.] -- Medical complications of head injury / Joseph Voelker and Alison M. Wilson -- Neurobehavioral outcome of head trauma / Daniel X. Capruso and Harvey S. Levin -- Neuropsychological testing alter traumatic brain injury / George P. Prigatano and Susan R. Borgaro -- Cognitive rehabilitation / James F. Malec and Keith D. Cicerone -- Spinal cord injury / David S. Baskin -- Complications of spinal cord injury / Oksana Volshteyn and John W. McDonald -- Low-back pain and sciatica: evaluation and treatment / James F. Howard, Jr. -- Zygapophysial joint trauma / Nikolai Bogduk -- Plexus injuries / Asa J. Wilbourn -- Occupational and use-related mononeuropathies / Timothy M. Miller and Michael J. Aminoff -- Electrodiagnostic studies in the evaluation of peripheral nerve injuries / Bashar Katirji -- Surgery of the injured peripheral nerve and brachial plexus / Shaden Marzouk, H. Bruce Hamilton, and David G. Kline -- Whiplash injuries / Randolph W. Evans -- Myofascial pain disorders / Charles E. Argoff and Anthony H. Wheeler -- Chronic regional pain syndrome I/II / Robert J. Schwartzman and Yakov Vorobeychik -- Epidemiology of sports injuries / Cory Toth -- Athletic head injury / Richard S. Polin and Nidhi Gupta -- Athletic spine injury / S. Taylor Jarrrell ... [et al.] -- High-altitude neurology / Ralf W. Baumgartner -- Neurological injury from undersea diving / E. Wayne Massey -- Lightning injuries / Michael Cherington -- Electrical injuries / Mary Capelli-Schellpfeffer -- Neurology of microgravity and space travel / Mavis D. Fujii -- Movement disorders: posttraumatic syndromes / Christopher G. Goetz and Ilia Itin -- Psychiatric aspects of the neurology of trauma / Harold Merskey -- Posttraumatic infections of the central nervous system / Allan R. Tunkel and Alan R. Turtz -- Functional symptoms and signs in neurology / Jon Stone and Michael Sharpe -- Physical trauma, psychological stress, and multiple sclerosis / Douglas S. Goodin -- The neurologist as expert witness / Michael I. Weintraub -- Complications of lumbar puncture / Randolph W. Evans -- Iatrogenic nerve injuries / Asa J. Wilbourn -- Complications of stereotactic brain surgery / Douglas Kondziolka and L. Dade Lunsford -- Iatrogenic complications of spine surgery / Anil Nanda, Satish Rudrappa, and Prasad Vannemreddy.
  • 2013 Springer
    Daniel Kondziella and Gunhild Waldemar.
    This book teaches readers the clinical skills residents in neurology have to acquire in the course of their training, and approaches neurology like a doctor approaches a patient: first there is a chapter on how to perform an efficient neurological history according to neuroanatomical key features, then a chapter on the bedside examination, followed by chapters on differential diagnosis, diagnostic procedures and lastly, the treatment. Aims to provide readers with a personal clinical mentor. It takes them by the hand and guides them through the whole patient encounter from the history to the treatment, at each step pointing out what is essential and what is not. Extensive differential diagnostic flow charts and detailed treatment suggestions make it a perfect coat pocket reference for the wards. In addition, more than 50 unique case histories cover the entire spectrum of the field. Neurology at the Bedside is written for neurologists in training: residents as well as senior house officers. Also medical students, general practitioners and others with an interest in neurology will find invaluable information here that is difficult to look up in traditional textbooks or online references.
  • 2010
    [edited by] William J. Weiner, Christopher G. Goetz, Robert K. Shin, Steven L. Lewis.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    The neurologic examination / Robert K. Shin and Neil C. Porter -- An approach to neurologic symptoms / Steven L. Lewis -- Clinical use of neurologic diagnostic tests / Madhu Soni -- Fundamentals of neuroradiology / Robert E. Morales and Dishant G. Shah -- Neurologic emergencies / Tricia Y. Ting and Lisa M. Shulman -- Examination of the comatose patient / Jordan L. Topel and Steven L. Lewis -- Cerebrovascular disease / Roger E. Kelley and Alireza Minagar -- Headache disorders / Amy Wilcox Voigt and Joel R. Saper -- Epilepsy / Donna C. Bergen -- Sleep disorders / Ruz̆ica Kovac̆ević-Ristanovic and Tomasz J. Kuźniar -- Multiple sclerosis / Peter A. Calabresi and Scott D. Newsome -- Parkinson disease / Bradley J. Robottom, Lisa M. Shulman, and William J. Weiner -- Hyperkinetic movement disorders / Gonzalo J. Revuelta, William J. Weiner, and Stewart A. Factor -- Alzheimer disease and other dementias / Neelum T. Aggarwal and Raj C. Shah -- Behavioral neurology / Robert S. Wilson and Christopher G. Goetz -- Traumatic brain injury / Michael J. Makley -- Neuromuscular diseases / Dianna Quan and Steven P. Ringel -- Peripheral neuropathy / Joshua Gordon and Morris A. Fisher -- Neurologic evaluation of low back pain / Megan M. Shanks -- Dizziness and vertigo / Robert K. Shin and Judd M. Jensen -- An approach to the falling patient / Kathryn A. Chung and Fay B. Horak -- Neurotoxic effects of drugs prescribed by non-neurologists / Katie Kompoliti -- Neurologic complications of alcoholism / Allison L. Weathers -- Central nervous system infections / Larry E. Davis -- Neurologic aspects of cancer / Deborah Olin Heros -- Eye signs in neurologic diagnosis / Robert K. Shin and James A. Goodwin -- Principles of neurorehabilitation / David S. Kushner -- Medicolegal issues in the care of patients with neurologic illness / Maria R. Schimer and Lois Margaret Nora.
  • 2015 Cambridge
    William P. Howlett, MB, DTM & H, FRCPI, PhD, Physician and Neurologist, Department of Internal Medicine, Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre, Moshi, Kilmanjaro, Tanzania, Visiting Researcher, Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway ; with illustrations by Ellinor Moldeklev Hoff, Department of Photos and Drawings, University of Bergen, Norway ; layoout by Christian Bakke, Division of Communication, University of Bergen, Norway.
    History and examination -- Localization -- Public health -- Epilepsy -- Stroke -- Neurological infections -- Protozoal andhelminthic infections -- Neurological illness in HIV disease -- Coma and transient loss of consciousness -- Paraplegia non traumatic -- Disorders of peripheral nerves -- Cranial nerve disorders -- Myopathies and myasthenia gravis -- Movement disorders and motor neurone disease -- Headache and facial pain -- Intracranial tumours -- Dementia -- Inherited neurological disorders -- Head and spinal injury -- Care in neurology.
  • v. 1-3, 1955.
    by S.A. Kinnier Wilson ; edited by A. Ninian Bruce.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2007
    Kevin N. Sheth, Odette A. Harris, Tracey A. Cho, Aaron B. Caughey.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2012 ScienceDirect
    2012 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Jeffrey M. Perlman ; consulting editor, Richard A. Polin.
    Cerebral circulation and hypotension in the premature infant : diagnosis and treatment / Claire W. McLean ... [et al.] -- Intraventricular hemorrhage and white matter injury in the preterm infant / Toshiki Takenouchi, Jeffrey M. Perlman -- Posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus management strategies / Andrew Whitelaw -- The use of hypothermia to provide neuroprotection for neonatal hypoxic-Ischemic brain injury / Abbot R. Laptook -- General supportive management of the term infant with neonatal encephalopathy following intrapartum hypoxia-ischemia / Ericalyn Kasdorf, Jeffrey M. Perlman -- Perinatal stroke / Eliza H. Myers, Laura R. Ment -- Diagnosis and treatment of neonatal seizures / Mark S. Scher -- Glucose and perinatal brain injury : questions and controversies / Jerome Y. Yager -- Hyperbilirubinemia and the risk for brain injury / Steven M. Shapiro -- Neonatal meningitis : current treatment options / David Kaufman -- Neonatal herpes simplex virus and congenital cytomegalovirus infections / David W. Kimberlin -- Pain and stress : potential impact on the developing brain / Lisa Eiland -- Neonatal hypotonia and neuromuscular disorders / Jahannaz Dastgir, Keung-kit Chan, Basil T. Darras -- Amplitude-integrated EEG and its potential role in augmenting management within the NICU / M.C. Toet, Linda de Vries -- Magnetic resonance imaging's role in the care of the infant at risk for brain injury / Gregory A. Lodygensky, Caroline Menache, Petra S. Huppi -- Long-term follow-up of very low-birth-weight infants / Betty R. Vohr.
  • 2009 ScienceDirect
    edited by Steven Laureys and Giulio Tononi.
    Section I. Basics -- Section II. Waking, Sleep and Anaesthesia -- Section III. Coma and Related Conditions -- Section IV. Seizures, Splits, Neglects and Assorted Disorders.
  • 2015
    R. John Leigh, David S. Zee.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    A survey of eye movements : characteristics and teleology -- The ocular motor periphery -- The vestibular-optokinetic system -- The saccadic system -- Smooth visual tracking and fixation -- Gaze holding and the neural integrator -- The neural basis for conjugate eye movements -- Eye-head movements -- Vergence eye movements -- Diagnosis of peripheral ocular motor palsies and strabismus -- Diagnosis of nystagmus and saccadic intrusions -- Diagnosis and management of vestibular disorders -- Disorders of ocular motility due to disease of the brainstem, cerebellum, and diencephalon -- Disorders of ocular motility with disease affecting the basal ganglia, cerebral cortex, and in systemic conditions.
  • 2006
    R. John Leigh, David S. Zee.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    A survey of eye movements: characteristics and teleology -- The vestibular-optokinetic system -- The saccadic system -- Smooth pursuit and visual fixation -- Gaze holding and the neural integrator -- Synthesis of the command for conjugate eye movements -- Eye-head movements -- Vergence eye movements -- Diagnosis of peripheral ocular motor palsies and strabismus -- Diagnosis of nystagmus and saccadic intrusion -- Diagnosis and management of vestibular disorders -- Diagnosis of central disorders of ocular motility.
  • 2006
    Gilles Lyon, Edwin H. Kolodny, Gregory M. Pastores.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2015 ScienceDirect
    volume editors, David B. Vodušek and François Boller.
  • 2008 ClinicalKey
    Joseph J. Volpe.
    Neural tube formation and prosencephalic development -- Neuronal proliferation, migration, organization, and myelination -- Neurological examination : normal and abnormal features -- Specialized studies in the neurological evaluation -- Neonatal seizures -- Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy : biochemical and physiological aspects -- Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy : intrauterine assessment -- Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy : neuropathology and pathogenesis -- Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy : clinical aspects -- Intracranial hemorrhage : subdural, primary subarachnoid, cerebellar, intraventricular (term infant), and miscellaneous -- Intracranial hemorrhage : germinal matrix-intraventricular hemorrhage of the premature infant -- Hypoglycemia and brain injury -- Bilirubin and brain injury -- Hyperammonemia and other disorders of amino acid metabolism -- Disorders of organic acid metabolism -- Degenerative diseases of the newborn -- Neuromuscular disorders : motor system, evaluation, and arthrogryposis multiplex congenita -- Neuromuscular disorders : levels above the lower motor neuron to the neuromuscular junction -- Neuromuscular disorders : muscle involvement and restricted disorders -- Viral, protozoan, and related intracranial infections -- Bacterial and fungal intracranial infections -- Injuries of extracranial, cranial, intracranial, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system structures -- Brain tumors and vein of Galen malformations -- Teratogenic effects of drugs and passive addiction.
    Also available: Print – 2008
  • 2005 Springer
    Eroboghene E. Ubogu ; foreword by Henry J. Kaminski.
    Test description -- Study approach and test-taking strategies -- Clinical vignettes: emergencies -- Cerebrovascular disease -- Epilepsy -- Neuromuscular disease -- Herniation syndromes -- Infectious disease -- Spinal cord disease -- Movement disorders -- Toxic-metabolic -- Clinical vignettes: general neurology -- Behavioral neurology -- Cerebrovascular disorders -- Pain syndromes -- Neuromuscular disorders -- Movement disorders -- Epilepsy -- Neuroimmunology -- Sleep disorders -- Infectious disorders -- Neoplastic disorders -- Vestibular disorders -- Pediatric neurology.
  • 2012
    David J. Anschel.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    The Neurological Examination and Diagnostic Tests -- Cerebrovascular Disease -- Epilepsy and Seizures -- Headache and Facial Pain -- Traumatic and Occupational Injuries -- Infections -- Neoplasms -- Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders -- Dementia and Cognitive Disorders -- Movement Disorders -- Disorders of Myelination -- Development and Hereditary Disorders -- Neuromuscular Disorders -- Toxic Injuries -- Eye Disease and Visual Disturbances -- Disturbances of Hearing, Balance, Smell, and Taste -- Spinal Cord and Root Disease -- Peripheral Neuropathy -- Neurological Emergencies.
  • 2017
    David J. Anschel.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    The neurological examination and diagnostic tests -- Cerebrovascular disease -- Epilepsy and seizures -- Headache and facial pain -- Traumatic and occupational injuries -- Infections -- Neoplasms -- Nutritional and metabolic disorders -- Dementia and cognitive disorders -- Movement disorders -- Disorders of myelination -- Developmental and hereditary disorders -- Neuromuscular disorders -- Toxic injuries -- Eye disease and visual disturbances -- Disturbances of hearing, balance, smell, and taste -- Spinal cord and root disease -- Peripheral neuropathy -- Neurological emergencies.
  • 2017 Thieme-Connect
    [edited by] Joseph S. Kass, Eli M. Mizrahi.
    1. Clinical neuroscience -- 2. Clinical neuroanatomy -- 3. Approach to the patient with neurologic disease -- 4. Myopathies -- 5. Neuromuscular junction diseases -- 6. Peripheral neuropathies and motor neuron diseases -- 7. Radiculopathy and degenerative spine disease -- 8. Myelopathies -- 9. Brain stem disease -- 10. Cerebellar disease -- 11. Basal ganglia disorders -- 12. movement disorders -- 13. Autonomic nervous system -- 14. Demyelinating and autoimmune diseases -- 15. Alzheimer's disease and mild cognitive impairment -- 16. Non-Alzheimer's dementias -- 17. Neuropsychiatry and behavioral neurology -- 18. Cerebrovascular disease -- 19. Neurocritical care -- 20. Neuro-oncology -- 21. Headaches -- 22. Seizures and epilepsy -- 23. Sleep disorders -- 24. Neurologic complications of systemic disease -- 25. Infectious diseases of the nervous system -- 26. Neurogenetic disorders -- 27. Pain processing and modulation -- 28. Pediatric neurology -- 29. Psychiatry in neurology -- 30. Neuro-otology -- 31. Electroencephalography -- 32. Electromyography -- 33. Neuropathology.
  • 2005 Springer
    Teresella Gondolo.
  • 2016 Springer
    Boris I. Prilutsky, Donald H. Edwards, editors.
    For over a century, research has yielded enormous amounts of quantitative information about animal motor systems. Yet our understanding of neural control mechanisms of animal balance and locomotion remains cursory and fragmented. This book aims to change that. This is the first book on neuromechanical modeling, a tool that integrates the massive body of knowledge in computational models and complex motor behaviors to reveal the mechanisms by which these behaviors emerge. The majority of research groups working in this area have contributed chapters to this book. The book covers a wide range of topics from theoretical studies linking the organization of spinal reflex pathways and central pattern generating circuits with morphology and mechanics of the musculoskeletal system, to detailed neuromechanical models of balance and locomotor control, to analyses of nonlinear transformations of neural signals by the musculoskeletal system. This book can be used as an introductory guide to this new and exciting area of computational neuroscience research. .
  • 2012 Springer
    Jill Scott, Esther Stoeckli, editors.
    Neural Development -- Visual Perception -- Tactile Perception -- Skin And Environment -- Conclusion: Neuromedia: Talking into the Future.
  • v. 1-, 1985- Springer Protocols
    Walz, Wolfgang.
  • v. 1-2, 2009. ScienceDirect
    2009 ClinicalKey
    edited by Elliot S. Krames, P. Hunter Peckham, Ali R. Rezai.
    v. 1. Section I. An introduction to neuromodulation -- Section II. Fundamentals of neuromodulation -- Section IIA. Fundamentals of neuromodulation: mechanisms -- Section III. Biomedical engineering considerations -- Section IV. Neuromodulation for chronic pain -- Section IVA. Periphery and spinal cord electrical stimulation for non-visceral pain -- Section IVB. Infusional therapies for pain -- Section IVC. Brain stimulation for pain v. 2. Section V. Neuomodulation for movement disorders -- Section VI. Neurostimulation for epilepsy -- Section VII. Neuromodulation for psychiatric disorders -- Section VIII. Neuromodulation for functional restoration -- Section IX. Neuromodulation of body organs -- Section IXA. Neuromodulation for cardiovascular disorders -- Section IXB. Neuromodulation for gastrointestinal disorders -- Section IXC. Neuromodulation for urogenital disorders -- Section X. Neuromodulation for emerging applications -- Section XI. Neuromodulation device implant techniques.
  • 2008 ClinicalKey
    Tulio E. Bertorini.
    In this unique book, Dr. Bertorini guides you through more than 100 cases that demonstrate the diagnosis and management of a wide range of common and rare neuromuscular disorders. No other reference boasts such a large array of clinical studies devoted to all areas of this broad topic! Each case study reviews the etiologies, pathogenesis, differential diagnosis, and management of a particular disorder, helping you not only recognize its presentation, but also determine a diagnosis and the best treatment plans for your patients. You₂ll also find expert guidance on the basic mechanisms of neuromuscular disorders, clinical examination, and diagnostic tests--including EMG, muscle biopsy, genetic testing, and more. More than 100 detailed case studies explore both common and rare neuromuscular disorders and the treatment protocols for each, equipping you with the knowledge you need to confidently manage any challenge. Each case includes a summary of important points or highlights of the study. Case studies are arranged either by complaint or by diagnosis so that you can successfully manage your patients with or without an initial diagnosis. Comprehensive coverage of EMGs and nerve conduction studies and other diagnostic tests, including muscle and nerve biopsies and genetic testing, helps you accurately diagnose nerve, muscle, and neuromuscular transmission disorders. Detailed discussions of treatment plans and commonly used drugs enhance your management of autoimmune disorders, painful neuropathy, dysautonomia, and other neuromuscular disorders. A reader-friendly format takes you step by step through the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular disorders, from the basic anatomy and physiology of the nerve and muscle through to clinical evaluation, diagnostic testing, and therapy. More than 350 high-quality illustrations, including full-color patient photographs, biopsies, and EMG tracings, make complex concepts easier to understand and apply.
  • 2016 Springer
    H. Manji, C. Turner, M.R.B. Evans (eds.).
    This book presents 50 cases, common and rare, genetic and acquired, in a practical, easy-to-read format. Each case includes history and examination, lab test results, neuropathology as appropriate, neuroradiology, differential diagnosis and management.
  • 2006 Springer
    by Michael Benatar.
    Basic principles of epidemiology and biostatistics -- Diagnosis -- Treatment -- Prognosis -- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- Cervical spondylosis -- Lumbar spondylosis -- Polyneuropathy -- Paraproteinemic neuropathies -- Vasculitic neuropathy -- Guillain-Barré syndrome -- Chronic-inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy -- Multifocal motor neuropathy -- Inherited neuropathies -- Carpal tunnel syndrome -- Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow -- Myasthenia gravis -- Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome -- Inflammatory myopathy -- Idiopathic hyper-CK-emia -- Statin-associated myopathy -- Metabolic myopathy -- Critical illness weakness -- Myotonic dystrophy -- Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy.
  • 2013 Cambridge
    John H.J. Wokke, Peter A. van Doorn, Jessica E. Hoogendijk, and Marianne de Visser.
    Introduction: approach to the patient -- Part I: Motor neurone diseases -- Case 1: Classical amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- Case 2: ALS with frontotemporal dementia -- Case 3: Primary lateral sclerosis -- Case 4: Progressive muscular atrophy -- Case 5: Kennedy disease -- Case 6: Spinal muscular atrophy type III, Kugelberg-Welander disease -- Case 7: Post-polio syndrome -- Case 8: Spinal dural fistula -- Part II: Neuropathies -- Case 9: Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A -- Case 10: Hereditary neuropathy with liability to pressure palsy -- Case 11: Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 2A, mitofusinopathy -- Case 12: X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease -- Case 13: Hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy type 4 -- Case 14: Guillain-Barre syndrome -- Case 15: Miller-Fisher syndrome -- Case 16: Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy -- Case 17: Multifocal motor neuropathy -- Case 18: Peripheral nerve hyperexcitability syndrome, Morvan's syndrome -- Case 19: Vasculitic neuropathy -- Case 20: Neuropathy and ataxia caused by IgM gammopathy -- Case 21: Polyneuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, M-protein and skin changes -- Case 22: Subacute sensory paraneoplastic neuropathy and ganglionopathy -- Case 23: Neurolymphomatosis -- Case 24: Diabetic neuropathy -- Case 25: Alcohol neuropathy -- Case 26: HIV neuropathy -- Case 27: Lyme radiculoneuritis -- Case 28: Lepromatous neuropathy -- Case 29: Toxic iatrogenic neuropathy -- Case 30: Idiopathic neuralgic amyotrophy -- Case 31: Small nerve fibre neuropathy -- Case 32: Critical illness polyneuropathy -- Case 33: Chronic idiopathic axonal polyneuropathy -- Part III: Neuromuscular Junction Disorders -- Case 34: Classic myasthenia gravis -- Case 35: Myasthenia gravis with autoantibodies to MuSK -- Case 36: Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome -- Case 37: Congenital myasthenic syndrome: slow channel syndrome -- Part IV: Myopathies -- Case 38: Becker muscular dystrophy -- Case 39: Caveolinopathy, including limb girdle muscular dystrophy type 1C -- Case 40: Limb girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A, calpainopathy -- Case 41: Limb girdle muscular dystrophy type 2I, fukutin-related protein deficiency -- Case 42: Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy -- Case 43: Facio-scapulo-humeral dystrophy -- Case 44: Miyoshi myopathy, dysferlinopathy, limb girdle muscular dystrophy type 2B -- Case 45: Distal myopathy with rimmed vacuoles, hereditary inclusion body myopathy -- Case 46: Oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy -- Case 47: A woman with a family history of muscle weakness and severe cardiac complaints, desminopathy -- Case 48: Late-onset congenital myopathy caused by a mutation in the RYR1 gene, central core disease -- Case 49: Bethlem myopathy -- Case 50: Myotonic dystrophy type 1, Curschmann-Steinert disease -- Case 51: Myotonic dystrophy type 2, proximal myotonic myopathy -- Case 52: Becker myotonia, chloride channelopathy -- Case 53: Glycogen storage disease type 2, Pompe disease -- Case 54: Glycogen storage disease type 5, McArdle disease -- Case 55: Mitochondrial disease: progressive ophthalmoplegia -- Case 56: Myositis -- Case 57: Sporadic inclusion body myositis -- Case 58: Sarcoid myopathy -- Case 59: Hypothyroid myopathy.
  • 2014 Springer
    edited by Bashar Katirji, Henry J. Kaminski, Robert L. Ruff.
    Part I Approach to neuromuscular diseases: principles and basics -- Clinical assessment in neuromuscular disorders -- Nerve and muscle: basic concepts -- Part II Approach to neuromuscular diseases: neuromuscular investigations -- Serum muscle enzymes in neuromuscular disease -- Autoantibody testing in peripheral neuropathy -- Autoantibody testing in autoimmune neuromuscular junction, hyperexcitability, and muscle disorders -- Forearm exercise testing -- Clinical electromyography (neve conduction studies and needle electromyography) -- Single-fiber EMG -- Quantitative EMG analysis -- Testing of autonomic function -- Quantitative sensory testing -- Nerve and muscle biopsies -- Skin biopsy -- Molecular diagnosis and genetic testing -- Part III Approach to neuromuscular diseases: assessment and treatment of neurologica disorders -- Outcome measures and clinical assessment instruments in neuromuscular disease -- Physical management of patients with neuromuscular diseases -- Immunotherapy in the treatment of autoimmune neuromuscular diseases -- Critical and respiratory care in neuromuscular disorders -- Part IV Neuromuscular disorders: neuronopathies (motor neuron and dorsal root ganglion disorders) -- Poliomyelitis and post-poliomyelitis syndrome -- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- Spinal muscular atrophies -- Atypical motor neuron disorders -- Dorsal root ganglion disorders -- Part V Neuromuscular disorders: Peripheral neuropatahies -- Approach to peripheral nerve disorders -- Approach to small fiber neuropathy -- Charcot-Marie-Tooth diseases -- Inherited metabolic neruopathies -- Guillain-Barre Syndrome and related disorders -- Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy and related disorders -- Diabetic neuropathies -- Nutritional and alcoholic neuropathies -- Metabolic and endocrine neuropathies -- Environmental toxic neuropathies -- Drug-induced toxic neuropathies -- Vasculitic neuropathies and neuropathies of connective tissue disease -- Nonvasculitic ischemic neuropathies -- Infectious and granulomatous peripheral neuropathies -- Peripheral nerve injury -- Compressive and entrapment neuropathies of the upper extremity -- Compressive and entrapment neuropathies of the lower extremity -- Cranial nerve palsies -- Peripheral nerve tumors -- Cervical radiculopathy -- Lumbosacral and thoracic radiculopathies -- Brachial plexopathies -- Lumbosacral plexopathies -- Part VI Neuromuscular disorders: neuromuscular junction disorders -- Myasthenia Gravis -- Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome -- Botulism -- Toxic neuromuscular transmission disorders -- Part VII Neuromuscular disorders: muscle ion channel disorders -- Disorders of skeletal muscle membrane excitability: myotonia congenita, paramyotonia congenita, periodic paralysis, and related syndromes -- Malignant hyperthermia -- Part VIII Neuromuscular disorders: myopathies -- Approach to myopathies -- Dystrophinopathies -- Limb-girdle muscular dystrophies -- Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy -- The myotonic dystrophies -- Oculpharyngeal muscular dystrophy -- Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy -- Congenital myopathies -- Metabolic myopathies -- Mitochondrial myopathies -- Inflammatory myopathies -- Paraspinous myopathies: the dropped head and bent spine syndromes -- Endocrine myopathies -- Toxic myopathies -- Infectious and granulomatous myopathies -- Part IX Neuromuscular disorders: miscellaneous neuromuscular disorders and syndromes -- Myokymia and neuromyotonia -- Muscle cramps and fasciculations -- Stiff-man syndrome -- Tetanus -- Neuroleptic malignant syndrome -- Paraneoplastic neuromuscular disorders -- Acute neuromuscular weakness in the intensive care unit -- Floppy infant -- Rhabdomyolysis and myoglobinuria -- Eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome, eosinophilic fascitiitis, and related fasciitis disorders -- Neuropathis pain and other chronic musculoskeletal pain conditions.
  • 2011 ClinicalKey
    Tulio E. Bertorini.
    Neuromuscular Disorders presents a multi-disciplinary approach to the management and therapeutic treatment of the full range of neuromuscular disorders and resulting complications. Dr. Tulio Bertorini and a contributing team of the world's leading authorities in the field provide the latest tools and strategies for minimizing disability and maximizing quality of life. Effectively treat your patients using the latest management tools and targeted therapeutic strategies. Manage all neuromuscular disorders as well as resulting complications through comprehensive coverage of diagnosis and evaluations, treatments, and outcomes. Apply the multi-disciplinary approach of an expert in clinical neuromuscular care and a team of world-renown contributors. Easily refer to tools for diagnosis, treatment algorithms, and drug tables included throughout the text. Pinpoint the problem to provide better quality of life for patients.
  • 2015 ClinicalKey
    edited by Basil T. Darras, H. Royden Jones, Jr., Monique M. Ryan, Darryl C. De Vivo.
  • 2013 Springer
    Mike P. Wattjes, Dirk Fischer, editors.
    This book is a groundbreaking radiological and neurological overview of current methods and applications of imaging--including aspects of neuroimaging and musculoskeletal imaging--in patients with inherited, metabolic, and inflammatory muscle diseases. Imaging features are discussed in the context of clincial presentation, histopathology, therapeutic options and differential diagnosis.
  • 2007 ScienceDirect
    volume editor, Andrew G. Engel.
    Also available: Print – 2008
  • 2010 Springer
    Thomas Fuchs-Buder.
  • 2011 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Francis O. Walker, Michael S. Cartwright.
    This book use of ultrasound as an alternative to electrodiagnosis in the evaluation of neuromuscular disorders through detailed descriptions and clear illustrations. Drs. Francis Walker and Michael S. Cartwright discuss techniques for visualizing muscles and nerves without painful testing for better patient compliance and more efficient diagnosis. This book covers the use of ultrasound as an alternative to electrodiagnosis for the evaluation of neuromuscular disorders-using illustrations to compare and contrast the two techniques. It provides lucid descriptions of how the clinical and electrodiagnostic examinations can be refined, improved, and enhanced to minimize patient discomfort and to maximize the optimal patient evaluation.
  • 2007 Karger
    volume editors, Kurt S. Zänker, Frank Entschladen.
    Neuronal development / K.M. Giehl -- Organization of peripheral nerves in skin, musculoskeletal system, and viscera / M. von Düring, B. Fricke -- Neurotransmitter receptor-mediated signaling pathways as modulators of carcinogenesis / H.M. Schuller -- Neuronal markers in non-neuronal tissues / C. Hagel, D. Stavrou -- Chemotropic axon guidance molecules in tumorigenesis / A. Chédotal -- Neoneurogenesis and the neuro-neoplastic synapse / D. Palm, F. Entschladen -- Neurotransmitter effects on tumor cells and leukocytes / K. Lang, P. Bastian -- Stem cells and neurogenesis in tumors / J.A. Varner -- Potential inhibition of the neuro-neoplastic interactions: the clue of a GPCR-targeted therapy / J.-M. Muller -- The neuro-neoplastic synapse: does it exist? / K.S. Zänker.
  • 2013 Springer Protocols
    edited by Shohreh Amini, Martyn K. White.
    General overview of neuronal cell culture -- Considerations for the use of SH-SY5Y neuroblastoma cells in neurobiology -- Cultured cell line models of neuronal differentiation : NT2, PC12 -- Murine teratocarcinoma-derived neuronal cultures -- Isolation and propagation of primary human and rodent embryonic neural progenitor cells and cortical neurons -- Mouse enteric neuronal cell culture -- Preparation of neural stem cells and progenitors : neuronal production and grafting applications -- Derivation of neuronal cells from fetal Normal Human Astrocyte (NHA) -- Slice culture modeling of Central Nervous System (CNS) viral infection -- Neurospheres and glial cell cultures : immunocytochemistry for cell phenotyping -- Transfection of neuronal cultures -- Lentiviral transduction of neuronal cells -- Compartmentalized neuronal cultures -- Quantitative assessment of neurite outgrowth over growth promoting or inhibitory substrates.
  • 2015 Springer Protocols
    edited by Laura Lossi and Adalberto Merighi.
    Neuronal cell death : an overview of its different forms in central and peripheral neurons / Laura Lossi, Claudia Castagna, and Adalberto Merighi -- Cell volume regulation monitored with combined epifluorescence and digital holographic microscopy / Nicolas Pavillon and Pierre Marquet -- Flow cytometric analysis of DNA synthesis and apoptosis in central nervous system using fresh cell nuclei / Noelia López-Sánchez and José M. Frade -- Nuclear signs of pre-neurodegeneration / Fernando C. Baltanás ... [et al.] -- Multi-parametric O2 imaging in three-dimensional neural cell models with the phosphorescent probes / Ruslan I. Dmitriev and Dmitri B. Papkovsky -- Calcium imaging in neuron cell death / María Calvo, Carlos Villalobos, and Lucía Núñez -- Monitoring mitochondrial membranes permeability in live neurons and mitochondrial swelling through electron microscopy analysis / Macarena S. Arrázola and Nibaldo C. Inestrosa -- Real-time visualization of caspase-3 activation by fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET) / Silvia Alasia ... [et al.] -- Design and cloning of short hairpin RNAs (shRNAs) into a lentiviral silencing vector to study the function of selected proteins in neuronal apoptosis / Nadia Canu -- Genomic analysis using affymetrix standard microarray genechips (169 format) in degenerate murine retina / Sook Hyun Chung , Weiyong Shen , and Mark Gillies -- Genomic analysis of transcriptional changes underlying neuronal apoptosis / Sebastiano Cavallaro -- High-throughput cell death assays / Matthew E. Pamenter and Gabriel G. Haddad -- Staining of dead neurons by the golgi method in autopsy material / Stavros J. Baloyannis -- Image analysis algorithms for immunohistochemical assessment of cell death / Stan Krajewski ... [et al.] -- In vitro oxygen-glucose deprivation to study ischemic cell death / Carla I. Tasca, Tharine Dal-Cim, and Helena Cimarosti -- Laser microbeam targeting of single nerve axons in cell culture / Nicholas Hyun , Linda Z. Shi , and Michael W. Berns -- Real-time imaging of retinal cell apoptosis by confocal scanning laser ophthalmoscopy / Eduardo M. Normando ... [et al.] -- Targeted toxicants to dopaminergic neuronal cell death / Huajun Jin ... [et al.] -- Stem cells, neural progenitors, and engineered stem cells / Raj R. Rao and Shilpa Iyer -- Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1)-derived recombinant vectors for gene transfer and gene therapy / Peggy Marconi , Cornel Fraefel, and Alberto L. Epstein -- Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1)-derived amplicon vectors for gene transfer and gene therapy / Cornel Fraefel Peggy Marconi, and Alberto L. Epstein -- Bone marrow transplantation for research and regenerative therapies in the central nervous system / David Díaz, José Ramón Alonso, and Eduardo Weruaga -- Detection of activated caspase-8 in injured spinal axons by using fluorochrome-labeled inhibitors of caspases (FLICA) / Antón Barreiro-Iglesias and Michael I. Shifman -- Generation of zebrafish models by CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing / Alexander Hruscha and Bettina Schmid -- In vivo assessment of neuronal cell death in Drosophila / Pierre Dourlen -- Drosophila model for studying phagocytosis following neuronal cell death / Boris Shklyar, Flonia Levy-Adam, and Estee Kurant.
  • 2011
    edited by Sara E. Mole, Ruth E. Williams, Hans H. Goebel ; editorial assistance by G. Machado da Silva.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    1. The NCLS: evolution of the concept and classification -- 2. NCL nomenclature and classification -- 3. NCL diagnosis and algorithms -- 4. Morphological diagnostic and pathological considerations -- 5. General principles of medical management -- 6. CLN1 -- 7. CLN2 -- 8. CLN3 -- 9. CLN5 -- 10. CLN6 -- 11. CLN7 -- 12. CLN8 -- 13. CLN10 -- 14. Genetically unassigned or unusual NCLS -- 15. Unicellular models -- 16. Simple animal models -- 17. Small animal models -- 18. Large animal models -- 19. Evolutionary conservation of NCL proteins -- 20. Mutations in NCL genes -- 21. Therapeutic strategies -- 22. Outlook into the next decade.
  • 2016 ScienceDirect
    edited by K. Kevin Pfister.
  • 2006 Springer
    J. Hannibal, J. Fahrenkrug.
  • 2013
    Susanna Wen.
    Voltage-gated calcium channels (VGCCs) regulate cellular excitability, differentiation and connectivity. The L-type Ca2+ channel (LTC) CaV1.2 is the most abundant VGCC in the brain, and mis-regulation of LTCs has been linked to bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and autism spectrum disorders. However, how LTC activity is regulated in vivo is incompletely understood. Here we describe a new approach using a high throughput genome-wide screen in Drosophila to identify modulators of CaV1.2 activity. This screen uncovered two novel CaV1.2 regulating proteins, Fragile X Mental Retardation 1 (FMR1) and Speckle-type POZ protein-like (SPOPL). Using biochemistry, calcium-imaging, and electrophysiology in mammalian neurons, we show that FMR1 binds directly to CaV1.2 and regulates its surface expression, while SPOPL alters ubiquitination and electrical properties of the channel. These results reveal new regulatory pathways controlling CaV1.2 activity, and describe a generalizable approach to identifying modulators of LTC function in vivo.
  • 2012 Springer Protocols
    edited by Tommaso Fellin, Michael Halassa.
    Optical Interrogation of Neural Circuits -- In Vivo Functional Imaging of the Olfactory Bulb at Single Cell Resolution -- Two-Photon Imaging of Neural Activity in Awake, Head-Fixed Mice -- Spatial Light Modulators for Complex Spatio-Temporal Illumination of Neuronal Networks -- Voltage-Sensitive Dye Imaging of Cortical Function In Vivo -- An Introduction to In Vitro Slice Approaches for the Study of Neuronal Circuitry -- Extracellular Recordings of Synaptic Plasticity and Network Oscillations in Hippocampal Slices -- Use of Dynamic-Clamp as a Tool to Reveal the Computational Properties of Single Neurons Embedded in Cortical Circuits -- Fast Perfusion Methods for the Study of Ligand-Gated Ion Channels -- Electrophysiological Approaches for Studying Neuronal Circuits In Vivo -- Determination of Cortical Circuit Function Using Current Source-Density (CSD) Analysis In Vivo -- Intracellular Whole-Cell Patch-Clamp Recordings of Cortical Neurons in Awake Head-Restrained Mice -- Investigating Sleep Homeostasis with Extracellular Recording of Multiunit Activity from the Neocortex in Freely-Behaving Rats -- Analysis of Hippocampal Memory Replay Using Neural Population Decoding -- High Speed Videography of Embodied Active Sensing in the Rodent Whisker System -- Light-Activated Ion Pumps and Channels for Temporally-Precise Optical Control of Activity in Genetically-Targeted Neurons -- Integrated Optogenetic and Electrophysiological Dissection of Local Cortical Circuits In Vivo -- Combining Optical Stimulation with Extracellular Electrophysiology in Behaving Mice -- Morphological Approaches to the Anatomical Dissection of Neuronal Circuits -- The Isotropic Fractionator: A Fast, Reliable Method to Determine Numbers of Cells in the Brain or Other Tissues -- Morpho-Functional Mapping of Cortical Networks in Brain Slice Preparations Using Paired Electrophysiological Recordings -- Combining Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation with Electroencephalography to Study Human Cortical Excitability and Effective Connectivity -- Biophysically Principled Computational Neural Network Modeling of Magneto-/Electro-Encephalography (MEG/EEG) Measured Human Brain Oscillations.
  • 2014 ScienceDirect
    edited by Carl L. Faingold, Hal Blumenfeld.
    "How the brain accomplishes many of its more complex tasks can only be properly understood via the study of neuronal network control mechanisms and the interactions among networks. Large networks can undergo major changes, resulting in substantial alterations of brain function, affecting everything from learning to the potential for epilepsy and other CNS disorders ... the volume serves to advance the understanding of how the brain carries out important tasks via networks, how these networks interact in normal brain function, major mechanisms that control network activity, and the interaction of the normal networks to produce more complex behaviors. The chapters also show how brain disorders can result from adnormal network interactions, and how therapy of these disorders can be advanced through this network approach"--Page 4 of cover.
  • 2012 Springer
    Alain Destexhe, Michelle Rudolph-Lilith.
  • 2015 Springer
    Caroline Fonta, László Négyessy.
    Phosphatases such as TNAP are fundamental in regulating cellular, and consequently numerous body functions. TNAP is a ubiquitous enzyme with a wide spectrum of substrates and specificity regulation at the cellular level and the lack of TNAP activity is a lethal condition. Recent findings of a highly specific regional, laminar and subcellular localization of TNAP in the cerebral cortex indicates that in addition to its metabolic and skeletal functions, TNAP also plays a role in regulating cerebral functions, most probably cognition. In fact, TNAP disturbance could result in complex diseases such as epilepsy, developmental retardation and Alzheimer disease. Available data suggest that, regarding brain functions, TNAP is a potentially important target of clinical research. The proposed book aims to provide an overview of our current understanding of the functions of TNAP in the brain.
  • 2013 Springer
    Akio Suzumura, Kazuhiro Ikenaka, editors.
    Accumulation of glia, gliosis, in various neurological disorders is not a static scar, but actively involved in pathogenesis of various neurological and psychiatric disorders, where glial cells produce both inflammatory and neurotrophic factors. These factors may play a role in neuronal damage, but also have a protective and reparative function by inducing neuroinflammation. However, definition as well as the mechanisms of neuroinflammation is not yet clear. We first define acute, chronic and non-classical neuroinflammation. Glial cells are activated by a variety of stimuli via receptors on glial cells. Toll like receptors (TLR) are one of these receptors. In response to harmful stimuli, neurons produce factors as either eat-me or help-me signals. These factors include cytokines, chemokines and damage-associated molecular pattern (DAMP). Some of them activate glial cells via TLR, and function to protect neurons or further induce neuroinflammation. Thus, the interaction between neuron-glia and glia-glia is a main feature of neuroinflammation. Glial cells communicate with other glial or neural cells via gap-junctions. The communication may also be important for the understanding of neuroinflammation. Oligodendrocytes-neurons communication may be critical in either myelination or demyelination. Damage of blood-brain barrier (BBB) is common feature of both inflammatory and degenerative neurological disorders. Thus, relation of BBB damage and functions of glial cell may also be important in the development of neuroinflammation. In this book, we focused on neuron-glia interaction of various aspects for understanding of pathophysiology of neuroinflammation in development of inflammatory as well as degenerative neurological disorders.
  • 2013 CRCnetBASE
    Raymond C. Valentine, David L. Valentine.
    Nature of neurons and their specialized membranes -- DHA contributes both benefits and risks to mammals -- Use it or lose it concept of brain health is linked to DHA -- Evolution and DHA : redefining the DHA principle -- DHA is king omega for maximizing mental speed -- DHA improves energy efficiency in neurons -- Wild conformational dynamics of DHA might save energy by sealing stretch-induced defects as fast as they occur in membranes -- Lipid whisker model and water-wire theory of energy uncoupling in neurons -- Neurons boost their energy state by using powerful antioxidant systems to protect their membranes against damage -- Oxygen-dependent damage (lipid peroxidation) of DHA membranes of neurons is inevitable and requires novel mechanisms for long-term protection -- Revised mitochondrial theory of aging and brain span -- Development of dual energy pacemaker theory of aging : role of the membrane -- Membranes and cancer -- Parkinson's disease -- Prion diseases -- Brain trauma-induced dementia -- Alzheimer's disease.
  • 2006 Springer
    [edited by] J.-C. Tonn ... [et al.].
  • pt. I-II, 2012. ScienceDirect
    pt. II ScienceDirect
    volume editors, Wolfgang Grisold and Riccardo Soffietti.
  • 2012 Wiley
    edited by Roger J. Packer, David Schiff.
    Diagnosis of brain tumors : clinical and radiographic / Isabel Arrillaga-Romany, Eudocia Quant Lee, and Patrick Y. Wen -- Epidemiology and etiology / Melissa L. Bondy, Yanhong Liu, and Michael Scheurer -- General aspects of surgery / Brian Williams, Robert Louis, and Mark Shaffrey -- General approach to radiation oncology / Jennifer S. Yu and Daphne Haas-Kogan -- General aspects of chemotherapy including "biologic agents" / Jethro Hu and Santosh Kesari -- Malignant gliomas in adulthood / Michael Ivan, Matthew Tate, and Jennifer Clarke -- LGG and oligodendrogliomas in adulthood / Derek R Johnson and Kurt A. Jaeckle -- Ependymomas / Kanwal P.S. Raghav and Mark Gilbert -- Germ cell tumors and other pineal region tumors / Geneviève Legault and Jeffrey C. Allen -- Sellar tumors : pituitary adenomas and craniopharyngiomas / Robert G. Louis, Robert Dallapiazza, and John Jane Jr -- Meningiomas / Wendy Sherman and Jeffrey Raizer -- Primary central nervous system lymphomas / Jerome Graber and Antonio M.P. Omuro -- Intradural spinal cord tumors / Ben Shofty [and others] -- Gliomas in childhood / Bruce H. Cohen -- Embryonal tumors / Roger J. Packer -- Infantile brain tumors / Alyssa Reddy -- Intracranial metastases / Mary Welch and Thomas J. Kaley -- Spinal cord compression / Melike Mut -- Leptomeningeal metastases / Sean Grimm and Marc Chamberlain -- Immune mediated paraneoplastic neurologic disorders : an overview / Myrna R. Rosenfeld and Josep Dalmau -- Neurotoxicity of radiation therapy and chemotherapy / Eudocia C. Quant Lee.
  • 2015 Thieme eNeurosurgery
    [edited by] Mark Bernstein, Mitchel S. Berger.
  • 2016 Springer
    Judit Somlai, Tibor Kovács, editors.
    Part I. The importance and role of neuro-ophthalmology -- Part II. Objectives and results in the neuro-ophthalmological clinical practice -- Part III. Convenient, novel and complementary examinations in ophthalmology -- Part IV. Diseases of retina and the optic nerve (visual and sensory system) -- Part V. Neuro-ophthalmologic aspects of the ocular motor system -- Part VI. Diseases of the orbit -- Part VII. Neuro-ophthalmological considerations -- Part VIII. The neuro-ophthalmological aspects of headaches -- Part IX. Rehabilitation -- Appendix. Colour scheme of the book content -- Index.
  • 2008 ClinicalKey
    by Jonathan D. Trobe ; schematic illustrations, Robert L. Prusak.
    Transient visual loss -- Congenital optic nerve disorders -- Acquired optic nerve or chiasm disorders -- Retrochiasmal vision disorders -- Extraocular muscle disorders -- Single ocular motor cranial nerve disorders -- Multiple ocular motor cranial nerve disorders -- Brainstem ocular motor disorders -- Cerebral gaze disorders -- Nystagmus -- Saccadic disorders -- Pupil disorders -- Eyelid disorders.
  • 2011 ScienceDirect
    volume editors, Christopher Kennard and R. John Leigh.
    Anatomy and physiology of the afferent visual system / S. Prasad and S.L. Galetta -- The anatomy and physiology of the ocular motor system / A.K.E. Horn and R.J. Leigh -- The neuro-ophthalmological examination / J.C. Rucker, C. Kennard, and R.J. Leigh -- Retinal disorders / K. Landau and M. Kurz-Levin -- Abnormalities of the optic disc / A.A. Sadun and M.Y. Wang -- Lesions of the optic nerve / E.J. Atkins, N.J. Newman and V. Biousse -- The optic chiasm / D. Kidd -- Disorders of the optic tract, radiation, and occipital lobe / J.A. Fraser, N.J. Newman and V. Biousse -- Disorders of higher visual processing / J.J.S. Barton -- Rehabilitative techniques / S. Trauzettel-Klosinski -- Infranuclear ocular motor disorders / C.J. Lueck -- Nuclear, internuclear, and supranuclear ocular motor disorders / C. Pierrot-Deseilligny -- Nystagmus and saccadic intrusions / M.J. Thurtell and R.J. Leigh -- Disorders of higher gaze control / C. Kennard -- Normal and abnormal lid function / J.C. Rucker -- Disorders of the pupil / H. Wilhelm -- Neuro-ophthalmology of orbital disease / G.E. Rose and D.H. Verity -- Functional neuro-ophthalmology / N.R. Miller.
  • 2007 Karger
    volume editors, Andreas Straube, Ulrich Büttner.
    Anatomy of the oculomotor system / Büttner-Ennever, J.A. -- Eye movement recordings : methods / Eggert, T. -- Vestibulo-ocular reflex / Fetter, M. -- Neural control of saccadic eye movements / Catz, N., Thier, P. -- Smooth pursuit eye movements and optokinetic nystagmus / Büttner, U., Kremmyda, O. -- Disconjugate eye movements / Straumann, D. -- The eyelid and its contribution to eye movements / Helmchen, C., Rambold, H. -- Mechanics of the orbita / Demer, J.L. -- Current models of the ocular motor system / Glasauer, S. -- Therapeutic considerations for eye movement disorders / Straube, A.
    Also available: Print – 2007
  • 2010 ClinicalKey
    Grant T. Liu, Nicholas J. Volpe, Steven L. Galetta.
    The neuro-ophthalmic history -- The neuro-ophthalmic examination -- Visual loss : overview, visual field testing, and topical diagnosis -- Vision loss : retinal disorders of neuro-ophthalmic interest -- Visual loss : optic neuropathies -- Optic disc swelling : papilledema and other causes -- Vision loss : disorders of the chiasm -- Retrochiasmal disorders -- Disorders of higher cortical visual function -- Disorders of higher cortical visual function -- Functional visual loss -- Visual hallucinations and illusions -- Pupillary disorders -- Eyelid and facial nerve disorders -- Eye movement disorders : Third, fourth, and sixth nerve palsies and other causes of diplopia and ocular misalignment -- Eye movement disorders : Conjugate gaze abnormalities -- Eye movement disorders : Nystagmus and nystagmoid eye movements -- Orbital disease in neuro-ophthalmology -- Headache, facial pain, and disorders of facial sensation.
  • 2016 Thieme Book
    Valérie Biousse, Nancy J. Newman.
    The neuro-ophthalmic examination -- Funduscopic examination -- Visual fields -- Ancillary testing commonly used in neuro-ophthalmology -- Visual loss: overview -- Transient visual loss -- Retinal vascular diseases -- Optic neuropathies -- The swollen disc -- Disorders of higher cortical function -- Visual perception abnormalities: hallucinations and illusions -- Pupil -- Diplopia -- Orbital syndrome -- Orbital and cavernous sinus vascular disorders -- Nystagmus and other ocular oscillations -- Disorders of the eyelid -- Non-organic neuro-ophthalmic symptoms and signs -- Diagnosis of headache and facial pain -- Disorders commonly encountered in neuro-ophthalmology -- The visually impaired patient.
  • 2009 Thieme Book
    Valérie Biousse, Nancy J. Newman.
    The neuro-ophthalmic examination -- Funduscopic examination -- Visual fields -- Ancillary testing commonly used in neuro-ophthalmology -- Visual loss : an overview -- Transient visual loss -- Retinal vascular diseases -- Optic neuropathies -- Disc edema -- Disorders of higher cortical function -- Abnormal visual perceptions : hallucinations and illusions -- The pupil -- Diplopia -- Orbital syndrome -- Cavernous sinus and orbital vascular disorders -- Nystagmus and other ocular oscillations -- Disorders of the eyelid -- Nonorganic neuro-ophthalmic symptoms and signs -- Diagnosis of headache and facial pain -- Disorders commonly encountered in neuro-ophthalmology.
  • 2008 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Desmond P. Kidd, Nancy J. Newman, Valérie Biousse.
    Neuro-ophthalmologic anatomy and examination techniques / Steven L. Galetta, Laura J. Balcer, and Grant T. Liu -- Is it a neuro-ophthalmic problem? (If not, what else could it be?) / Nancy J. Newman -- Orbital disease / Geoffrey E. Rose and David H. Verity -- Transient monocular visual loss / Valérie Biousse -- Ischemic optic neuropathies / Valérie Biousse -- Optic neuritis / Desmond Kidd and Gordon Plant -- Inflammatory optic neuropathies not associated with multiple sclerosis / Desmond Kidd -- Hereditary optic neuropathies / Nancy J. Newman -- Primary and secondary tumors of the optic nerve and its sheath / Neil R. Miller -- Disorders of the sella and parasellar region / Michael Powell -- Pupillary disorders / Fion Bremner -- Papilledema and idiopathic intracranial hypertension / Kathleen Digre -- Acquired ocular motility disorders and nystagmus / Janet C. Rucker -- Cortical visual disorders : functional localization and pathophysiology / C. Danchaivijitr and C. Kennard.
  • 2016 ScienceDirect
    edited by Joseph M. Furman and Thomas Lempert.
    Anatomy, physiology, and physics of the peripheral vestibular system / H. Kingma, R. van de Berg -- Physiology of central pathways / K.E. Cullen -- Neurotransmitters in the vestibular system / C.D. Balaban -- Multisensory integration in balance control / A.M. Bronstein -- The epidemiology of dizziness and vertigo / H.K. Neuhauser -- Vestibular symptoms and history taking / A. Bisdorff -- Bedside examination / D. Straumann -- Eye movements in vestibular disorders / A. Kheradmand, A.I. Colpak, D.S. Zee -- The caloric irrigation test / N.T. Shepard, G.P. Jacobson -- Vestibular-evoked myogenic potentials / J.G. Colebatch, S.M. Rosengren, M.S. Welgampola -- Audiometry and other hearing tests / R.A. Davies -- Rotational testing / J.M. Furman -- An overview of vestibular rehabilitation / S.L. Whitney, A.A. Alghwiri, A. Alghadir -- Principles of vestibular pharmacotherapy / C. Chabbert -- Acute unilateral loss of vestibular function / M. Fetter -- Chronic unilateral vestibular loss / K.A. Kerber -- Bilateral vestibulopathy / M. Strupp, K. Feil, M. Dieterich, T. Brandt -- Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo and its variants / D. Nuti, M. Masini, M. Mandalà -- Menière's disease / J.M. Espinosa-Sanchez, J.A. Lopez-Escamez -- Otologic disorders causing dizziness, including surgery for vestibular disorders / P. Bertholon, A. Karkas -- Posttraumatic dizziness and vertigo / M. Szczupak, M.E. Hoffer, S. Murphy, C.D. Balaban -- Vestibular migraine / M. von Brevern, T. Lempert -- Ischemic syndromes causing dizziness and vertigo / K.-D. Choi, H. Lee, J.-S. Kim -- Functional and psychiatric vestibular disorders / J.P. Staab -- Vertigo and dizziness in children / K. Jahn -- The conundrum of cervicogenic dizziness / M. Magnusson, E.-M. Malmström -- Motion sickness / J.F. Golding -- Mal de débarquement syndrome / T.C. Hain, M. Cherchi.
  • 2013 ScienceDirect
    edited by Hector H. Garcia, Herbert B. Tanowitz, Oscar H. Del Brutto.
    "Neuroparasitology and Tropical Neurology, a new volume in The Handbook of Clinical Neurology, provides a comprehensive and contemporary reference on parasitic infections of the human nervous system. Parasitic infections are varied and some are resolved by the host's immune system, other infections may become established even though unnoticed, and some cause severe disease and death. In our modern world, neuroparasitoses are no longer geographically isolated and these infections now appear worldwide. Outside of a very few well understood pathologies, most parasitic infections have been neglected in the neurological literature and most neurologists have never diagnosed such an infection. This volume details how, with the advent of modern neuroimaging techniques, improved diagnostic applications of molecular biology, more accurate immunodiagnosis, and minimally invasive neurosurgery, human nervous system parasitoses are now diagnosed and treated, with increasing frequency. The book is divided into six sections, and begins with an introduction to the mechanisms of infection, diagnosis, and pathology of parasitic diseases. Subsequent chapters detail protozoan diseases and a section covering each of the major classes of human-infecting helminths: nematodes (roundworms), trematodes (flukes), and cestodes (tapeworms). The final section contains chapters on other important areas of tropical clinical medicine including the neurological complications of venomous bites and tropical nutritional deficiencies. Neuroparasitology and Tropical Neurology will be of interest to neurologists, neurosurgeons and other health professionals encountering patients with parasitic infections"--Publisher's description.
  • 2013 Cambridge
    edited by Cory Toth, Dwight E. Moulin.
    1. History and physical examination / Pam Squire and John Xavier Pereira -- 2. Diagnostic testing in chronic neuropathic pain patients / Vishal Gupta and Michael Serpel -- 3. Epidemiological considerations in neuropathic pain / Didier Bouhassira and Nadine Attal -- 4. An overview of animal models for neuropathic pain / Patrick L. Stemkowski and Peter A. Smith -- 5. Peripheral and central sensitization / Cory Toth -- 6. Pathophysiology of neuropathic pain: voltage-gated sodium and calcium channels / Robyn Flynn and Christophe Altier -- 7. Pathophysiology of neuropathic pain: inflammatory mediators / Paul J. Austin and Gila Moalem-Taylor -- 8. Pathophysiology of neuropathic pain: signaling pathways and their magnification -- the role of neuronal toll-like receptors / Michael R. Due, Yohance M. Allete and Fletcher A. White -- 9. Diabetic and other peripheral neuropathies / Cory Toth -- 10. Postherpetic neuralgia: the prevention of a scourge / C. Peter N. Watson -- 11. Painful conditions affecting the nerve roots and plexus / Kristine M. Chapman and Amanda Sherwin -- 12. Neuropathic pain following spinal cord injury / Jan H. Vranken -- 13. Central pain symptoms in multiple sclerosis / Scott Jarvis and Bradley J. Kerr -- 14. Central post-stroke pain / Maan Kattan and Dwight E. Moulin -- 15. The complex regional pain syndromes and post-traumatic neuralgias / Anne Louise Oaklander and Steven H. Horowitz -- 16. The management of neuropathic pain in cancer patients / Wojciech Leppert -- 17. Fibromyalgia / Mary-Ann Fitzcharles and Peter Ste-Marie -- 18. Antidepressants: TCA and SNRIs / Maija Haanpa -- 19. Gabapentinoids and other anticonvulsants / Howard S. Smith, Charles E. Argoff, Manpreet Kaur and Harsha Nagaraja -- 20. Opioids / Andrea D. Furlan and Angela Mailis-Gagnon -- 21. Cannabinoids / Mark A. Ware -- 22. Local anesthetics and other interventional approaches / Ian Carroll -- 23. Spinal cord stimulation and other neuromodulation / Krishna Kumar and Syed Rizvi -- 24. Drug synergy and therapeutic combinations / Stephan A. Schug -- 25. The person with pain perspective and participation -- an essential component of successfully managing chronic neuropathic pain / Lynn Kerene Cooper -- 26. Measuring outcomes in chronic neuropathic pain / Nadine Attal -- 27. Impact of chronic pain upon anxiety, sleep, and mood dimensions / Scott Jarvis and Cory Toth -- 28. Impact upon related conditions and quality of life / Bharati Vyawahare and John Hughes -- 29. The future: new concepts and potential therapies / Nicole M. Sumracki, Lauren Nicotra, Yuen Kwok, Liang Liu, Krista van Steeg, Linda R. Watkins and Mark R. Hutchinson -- Index.
  • 2009 Springer
    Kimitaka Kaga, Arnold Starr, editors.
  • 2014 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Anthony T. Yachnis, Marie L. Rivera-Zengotita.
    Cerebral Edema -- Hydrocephalus -- Herniations -- Malformations -- Acquired Developmental Defects -- Cerebral Ischemia and Hypertensive Changes --Intracranial Aneurysms -- Vascular Malformations -- Vasculitis -- Inherited Cerebrovascular Diseases -- Closed Versus Open (Penetrating) Head Trauma -- Traumatic Intracranial Hemorrhage -- Diffuse Gliomas : Astrocytic -- Diffuse Gliomas : Oligodendroglial -- Other Astrocytic Tumors -- Ependymomas and Subependymoma -- Tumors with Ependymal-Like Features Choroid Plexus Tumors -- Neuronal and Glioneuronal Tumors -- Embryonal (Primitive) Neuroepithelial Tumors i. Meningiomas (Tumors of the Meninges) -- Nerve Sheath Tumors -- Primary CNS Lymphoma (Pcnsl) -- Pineal Parenchymal Tumors -- Germ Cell Tumors of the Central Nervous System Hemangioblastoma -- Sellar and Suprasellar Tumors -- Primary Melanocytic Tumors of the Central Nervous System -- Central Nervous System Cysts --. Metastatic Brain Tumors -- Tumors of the Skull Base -- Bacterial Infect ions -- Mycoses -- Parasitic Infections -- Viral Infections -- Neuropathology of AIDS Prion Diseases -- Alzheimer's Disease -- Frontotemporal Lobar Degenerations and Related Tauopathies -- Frontotemporal Lobar Degenerations with Ubiquitin-Inclusions (FTLD-U and FTLD-MND) (TDP-43) -- Parkinson's Disease and Related Alpha-Synucleinopathies -- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Triple-Repeat Inherited Neurodegenerations -- Neuroaxonal Dystrophies -- Vascular Dementia and Binswanger Disease -- Multiple Sclerosis -- Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis -- Acute Hemorrhagic Leukoencephalitis (Hurst Disease) -- Tumefactive Demyelinating Lesions (TDL) -- Toxic Injury -- Nutritional Diseases -- Metabolic Diseases -- Peripheral Nerve Disease -- Skeletal Muscle Diseases.
  • 2013 ClinicalKey
    David Ellison [and others].
    Pathologic reactions in the CNS -- Fetal and neonatal hypoxic-ischemic lesions -- Malformations -- Hydrocephalus -- Disorders that primarily affect white matter -- Neurodegenerative disorders of gray matter in childhood -- Miscellaneous pediatric disorders -- Adult hypoxic and ischemic lesions -- Vascular disease and infarcts -- Hemorrhage -- Head and spinal injuries -- Acute viral infections -- Chronic and subacute viral infections of the CNS -- Rickettsial and mycoplasma infections -- Acute bacterial infections and bacterial abscesses -- Chronic bacterial infections and neurosarcoidosis -- Fungal infections -- Parasitic infections -- Multiple sclerosis -- Other demyelinating diseases: inflammatory and compressive -- Vitamin deficiencies -- Systemic metabolic diseases -- Lysosomal and peroxisomal disorders -- Mitochondrial encephalopathies -- Toxic injury of the CNS -- Classification and pathogenesis of neurodegenerative diseases -- Motor neuron disorders -- Parkinsonism and akinetic-rigid disorders -- Ataxic disorders -- Hyperkinetic movement disorders -- Dementias -- Prion diseases -- Thalamic and pallidal degenerations, neuroaxonal dystrophy, and autonomic failure -- Classification and general concepts of CNS neoplasms -- Astrocytic neoplasms -- Non-astrocytic gliomas -- Neuroepithelial neoplasms displaying neuronal features -- Embryonal neuroepithelial neoplasms of the CNS -- Neoplasms of the pineal gland -- Choroid plexus neoplasms -- Primary CNS lymphomas -- Meningiomas -- Neoplasms in the region of the pituitary fossa -- Miscellaneous CNS neoplasms and cysts -- Neoplasms that spread to the CNS -- Paraneoplastic disorders.
  • 2012 ClinicalKey
    edited by Richard A. Prayson.
    This book is a title in the Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology series, provides all of the latest and most essential information on neoplastic and non-neoplastic conditions of the central and peripheral nervous systems in a high-yield, easy-to-use format. Renowned expert Richard A. Prayson, MD, along with a premier group of neuropathologists, provides unparalleled, expert guidance on the evaluation and diagnosis of a broad spectrum of neuropathic entities using morphologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular genetic techniques. The consistent, practical format with a wealth of illustrations, at-a-glance boxes, and tables. Obtain expert, practical guidance on each pathologic entity, including clinical features, pathologic features (gross and microscopic), ancillary studies, differential diagnosis, and prognostic and therapeutic considerations.
  • 2015 Springer
    Udo Rüb, Jean Paul G. Vonsattel, Helmut Heinsen, Horset-Werner Korf.
    This monograph describes the progress in neuropathological HD research made during the last century, the neuropathological hallmarks of HD and their pathogenic relevance. Starting with the initial descriptions of the progressive degeneration of the striatum as one of the key events in HD, the worldwide practiced Vonsattel HD grading system of striatal neurodegeneration will be outlined. Correlating neuropathological data with results on the functional neuroanatomy of the human brain, subsequent chapters will highlight recent HD findings: the neuronal loss in the cerebral neo-and allocortex, the neurodegeneration of select thalamic nuclei, the affection of the cerebellar cortex and nuclei, the involvement of select brainstem nuclei, as well as the pathophysiological relevance of these pathologies for the clinical picture of HD. Finally, the potential pathophysiological role of neuronal huntingtin aggregations and the most important and enduring challenges of neuropathological HD research are discussed.
  • 2015 Springer
    David A. Hilton, Aditya G. Shivane.
    This book provides the reader with an up-to-date, practical and succinct overview of basic neuropathology. It does not replace large reference textbooks in neuropathology but emphasizes key concepts and basic principles including recent advances, genetics and classification, and discusses important aspects of specific neuropathological disorders. It also gives practical hints on aspects of neuropathology, including how to best use the neuropathology service and interpret the results of pathological tests. The reader will gain a sufficiently broad basic knowledge of neuropathology which will be of use in their future clinical careers.Neuropathology Simplified is aimed at trainees and residents in neurology, neurosurgery and psychiatry around the world. It may also be of use to basic scientists involved in neuroscience research and also to general histopathology trainees and residents.
  • 2010 Springer
    edited by Timothy G. Geary, Aaron G. Maule.
    Receptor-based discovery strategies for insecticides and parasiticides: a review / Debra Woods ... [et al.] -- Nonpeptide ligands for peptidergic G protein-coupled receptors / Timothy G. Geary -- Interaction of mimetic analogs of insect kinin neuropeptides with arthropod receptors / Ronald J. Nachman and Patricia V. Pietrantonio -- Neuropeptides in helminths: occurrence and distribution / Nikki J. Marks and Aaron G. Maule -- Neuropeptide physiology in helminths / Angela Mousley ... [et al.] -- Neuropeptide gene families in Caenorhabditis elegans / Chris Li and Kyuhyung Kim -- Control of nematode parasites with agents acting on neuromusculature systems: lessons for neuropeptide ligand discovery / Richard J. Martin and Alan P. Robertson -- Neuropeptide signaling in insects / Miriam Altstein and Dick R. Nassel -- Neuropeptide physiology in insects / William G. Bendena -- Neuropeptide biology in Drosophila / Elke Clynen ... [et al.] -- Neuropeptide receptors as possible targets for development of insect pest control agents / Matthias B. Van Hiel ... [et al.].
    Also available: Print – 2010
  • 2008 Springer Protocols
    edited by Illana Gozes.
  • 2011 Springer Protocols
    edited by Adalberto Merighi.
    What are neuropeptides? / J. Peter H. Burbach -- Neuropeptide localization in nonmammalian vertebrates / Paolo de Girolamo and Carla Lucini -- Combined light and electron microscopic visualization of neuropeptides and their receptors in central neurons / Chiara Salio, Laura Lossi, and Adalberto Merighi -- Neuropeptide RNA localization in tissue sections / Marc Landry, Shérine Abdel Salam, and Marie Moftah -- Intron-specific neuropeptide probes / Harold Gainer [and others] -- Direct in situ RT-PCR / Laura Lossi [and others] -- Laser capture microdissection and quantitative-PCR analysis / Sarah J. Paulsen and Leif K. Larsen -- Visualization of peptide secretory vesicles in living nerve cells / Joshua J. Park -- Fluorescence imaging with single-molecule sensitivity and fluorescence correlation spectroscopy of cell-penetrating neuropeptides / Vladana Vukojević, Astrid Gräslund, and Georgy Bakalkin -- Analysis of neuroimmune interactions by an in vitro coculture approach / Tadahide Furuno and Mamoru Nakanishi -- Electrophysiology / Zhi-Qing David Xu -- Localization of neuropeptides by radioimmunoassay / Fred Nyberg and Mathias Hallberg -- Reversed-phase HPLC and hyphenated analytical strategies for peptidomics / Anne-Marie Hesse, Sega Ndiaye, and Joelle Vinh -- Neuropeptidomics : mass spectrometry-based qualitative and quantitative analysis / Ping Yin [and others] -- Suppression subtractive hybridization / Mohamed T. Ghorbel and David Murphy -- Neuropeptide microdialysis in free-moving animals / Tetsuya Kushikata and Kazuyoshi Hirota -- Antibody microprobes for detecting neuropeptide release / Rebecca J. Steagall, Carole A. Williams, and Arthur W. Duggan -- Neuropeptidases / Manuel Ramírez [and others] -- Neuropeptide autoantibodies assay / Sergueï O. Fetissov -- Intranasal delivery of neuropeptides / Michael C. Veronesi, Daniel J. Kubek, and Michael J. Kubek -- Prodrug design for brain delivery of small- and medium-sized neuropeptides / Katalin Prokai-Tatrai and Laszlo Prokai -- Measurement of phosphorothioate oligodeoxynucleotide antisense transport across the blood-brain barrier / William A. Banks -- Liposome-encapsulated neuropeptides for site-specific microinjection / Frédéric Frézard, Robson A.S. dos Santos, and Marco A.P. Fontes -- Recombinant adeno-associated viral vectors / Marijke W.A. de Backer [and others] -- Deorphanizing G protein-coupled receptors by a calcium mobilization assay / Isabel Beets [and others].
  • 2012 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Fred J. Nyberg.
    "Preface: Over the past four decades, the number of peptides identified as neurotransmitters or neuromodulators in the central and peripheral nervous systems has significantly increased. These compounds, known as neuropeptides, have been recognized for playing an important role in the communication between cells in a variety of neuronal networks. Although, a considerable number of neuropeptides have been characterized so far, their quantity is limited compared to the number of precursor proteins that are actually found to be expressed in cells of the nervous system. Numerous studies have confirmed that neuropeptides are involved in a number of biological activities. These include modulation of brain reward, pain processing, and immune response, as well as neuroendocrine regulations, control of neurovegetative functions, and trophic effects. In recent years, it has become evident that the role of neuropeptides as fast-acting neurotransmitters is challenged by the observation that many of them may act as growth factors by stimulating cell proliferation and slow-acting mitogenesis. It has thus been demonstrated that a number of neuroactive peptides, such as pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP), adrenocorticotrophin (ACTH), opioid peptides, somatostatin, and substance P, may modulate proliferation and cell viability. Some peptides act as stimulatory factors on brain circuits involved in cognition, whereas others may act as inhibitory factors. Accordingly, many neuropeptide systems appear as important targets for neuroprotective drugs and drugs that promote neuroregeneration"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2015 Springer
    David J.K. Balfour, Marcus R. Munafó, editors.
    Imaging Tobacco Smoking with PET and SPECT -- Behavioral Mechanisms Underlying Nicotine Reinforcement -- The Role of Mesoaccumbens Dopamine in Nicotine Dependence -- Nicotine Withdrawal -- Neurobiologal bases of cue- and nicotine-induced reinstatement of nicotine seeking -- Psychiatric disorders as vulnerability factors for nicotine addiction: What have we learned from animal models?.
  • 2010 Springer
    edited by Enrique A. Lopez-Poveda, Alan R. Palmer, Ray Meddis.
  • 2008
    Mark L. Latash.
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  • 2015 Wiley
    edited by William E. Armstrong, Jeffrey G. Tasker.
    Electrophysiology of magnocellular neurons in vivo -- Oxytocin neurons during suckling : lessons from organotypic cultures -- Peptidergic control of oxytocin and vasopressin neurons and its role in reproductive and hypertension-associated plasticity -- The osmotic control of vasopressin releasing neurons -- Function and localization of epithelial sodium channels in vasopressin and oxytocin neurons -- Visible markers of vasopressin and oxytocin activity and their use in identifying the neuronal activity of specific neuroendocrine cell types -- Neurophysiology of neurohypophysial terminals -- Neuronal-glia remodeling of the magnocellular system -- Dendritic release of the neuropeptides vasopressin and oxytocin -- Endocannabinoid modulation of synaptic inputs to magnocellular neurons -- Role of central vasopressin in the generation of multimodal homeostatic responses -- Elucidating the structure and function of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) neuron dendrites -- Roles of estrogen and kisspeptin in controlling gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) neuronal excitability -- Multiple-unit activity recording of the gonadotropin-releasing hormone pulse generator.
  • 2011 Springer
    editors-in-chief: J. A. Costa e Silva, J. P. Macher, J. P. Olié ; with contributions from E. Fuchs ... [et al.].
    Neuroplasticity - A New Approach to the Pathophysiology of Depression -- Glutamate-Mediated Neuroplasticity Deficits in Mood Disorders -- Regulation of Cellular Plasticity in Mood Disorders: The Role of the AMPA Receptor -- Cellular Plasticity and the Pathophysiology of Depression -- Clinical Consequences of the Role of Glutamate and Neuroplasticity in Depressive Disorder.
  • 2014 Springer
    Toru Nakazawa, Yasushi Kitaoka, Takayuki Harada, editors.
    This book provides the latest findings on neuroprotection and neuroregeneration as potential therapeutic strategies for various eye diseases, namely, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), retinal detachment, and retinitis pigmentosa. Glaucoma is one of the main causes of blindness throughout the world, and other diseases such as AMD and retinitis pigmentosa also lead to loss of vision. All these conditions are characterized by degeneration of specific retinal cell types, making it essential to establish treatments to protect retinal neurons and the optic nerve. With that aim in mind, this book explains the mechanisms underlying aforementioned diseases and their experimental models. The novel strategy proposals for the treatment of retinal diseases based on the concept of neuroprotection are also discussed in the main body of the text, while the section on regenerative research discusses optic nerve regeneration, endothelial progenitor cells, and iPS cells. This book is recommended as a professional reference work for all doctors and trainees in the field of ophthalmology who are interested in neuroprotective and neuroregenerative treatments.
  • 2014 Springer
    Kenzo Uchida, Masaya Nakamura, Hiroshi Ozawa, Shinsuke Katoh editors; Yoshiaka Toyama honory editor.
    Neuroprotection and Regeneration of the Spinal Cord comprehensively covers the most recent research in the field of spinal cord injury. The first part of this book focuses on the latest animal models and clinically oriented work, providing extensive information on morphological factors and, biomechanical analysis, in addition to the mechanism of functional recovery. The book goes on to provide information on clinical relevance introducing analysis of spinal cord injuries using MRI and PET. Edited by renowned experts in the field, this book will provide clinical physicians, basic researchers, and postgraduate students with valuable insight into the cutting-edge research and progress in the field of spinal cord injury, treatment, and repair.
  • 2007 Springer Protocols
    edited by Tiziana Borsello.
    Neuronal death and neuroprotection : a review / Mariaelena Repici, Jean Mariani, and Tiziana Borsello -- The use of propidium iodide to assess excitotoxic neuronal death in primary mixed cortical cultures / Anthony C. Lau, Hong Cui, and Michael Tymianski -- A modified silver technique (de Olmos Stain) for assessment of neuronal and axonal degeneration / Tatyana I. Tenkova and Mark P. Goldberg -- Model of acute injury to study neuroprotection / Michal Schwartz and Jonathan Kipnis -- Organotypic entorhino-hippocampal slice cultures : a tool to study the molecular and cellular regulation of axonal regeneration and collateral sprouting in vitro / Domenico Del Turco and Thomas Deller -- Role of Nrf2-dependent ARE-driven antioxidant pathway in neuroprotection / Jiang Li ... [et al.] -- Biochemical methods to assess the coupling of brain energy metabolism in control and disease states / Jennifer Zechel, W. David Lust, and Michele Puchowicz -- A method for isolating prosurvival targets of NF-[kappa]B/rel transcription factors / Christian Kuntzen ... [et al.] -- Functional cloning of genes regulating apoptosis in neuronal cells / Roberta Visconti and Luciano D'Adamio -- Characterization of mRNA expression in single neurons / David M. Lin ... [et al.] -- Brain on a chip : a method to detect novel neuroprotective candidate targets / Yang Tang and Myriam Bernaudin -- Intracerebral infusion of neurotrophic factors / Theo Hagg -- Synthesis of cell-penetrating peptides and their application in neurobiology / Gunnar P.H. Dietz and Mathias Bähr -- The stem cells as a potential treatment for neurodegeneration / Ferrari Daniela, Angelo Luigi Vescovi, and Daniele Bottai -- In vivo tomographic imaging studies of neurodegeneration and neuroprotection : a review / Rikki N. Waterhouse and Jun Zhao.
  • 2011 Springer Protocols
    edited by Ka Wan Li.
    Neuroproteomics : deciphering brain function and disorders / Ka Wan Li -- Dissection of rodent brain regions / Sabine Spijker -- Subcellular fractionation of brain tissue using free-flow electrophoresis / Markus Islinger ... [et al.] -- Isolation of synapse subdomains by subcellular fractionation using sucrose density gradient centrifugation / Tatsuo Suzuki -- Enrichment of plasma membranes from small brain samples by aqueous polymer two-phase systems / Jens Schindler -- Identification and characterization of protein complexes from total brain and synaptoneurosomes : heterogeneity of molecular complexes in distinct subcellular domains / Silvia De Rubeis and Claudia Bagni -- Analysis of protein complexes by 2d blue native/SDS-PAGE and antibody-shift assay / Dong Yang ... [et al.] -- Two-dimensional gel electrophoresis-based proteomic analysis of brain synapses / Karl-Heinz Smalla and Ursula Wyneken -- Two-dimensional BAC-SDS polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis for the fractionation and identification of synaptic vesicle proteins and the presynaptic active zone / Joern Barth and Walter Volknandt -- iTRAQ-based LC-LC MALDI TOF/TOF MS quantitative analysis of membrane proteins from human glioma / Uros Rajcevic -- OFFGEL-isoelectric focusing fractionation for the analysis of complex proteome / Emilie Ernoult and Catherine Guette -- 1D-PAGE/LC-ESI linear ion trap orbitrap MS approach for the analysis of synapse proteomes and synaptic protein complexes / Ning Chen, Roel C. vd Schors, and August B. Smit -- SDS-PAGE immunoblot analysis / Patricia Klemmer -- Phosphoproteomics by highly selective IMAC protocol / Chia-Feng Tsai ... [et al.] -- Global analysis of ubiquitination / David Meierhofer and Peter Kaiser -- High-throughput high-content functional image analysis of neuronal proteins implicated in Parkinson's disease / Eva Blaas and Ronald E. van Kesteren -- Neuropeptidomics of the mammalian brain / Fang Xie, Elena V. Romanova, and Jonathan V. Sweedler -- In-depth analysis of the cerebrospinal fluid proteome and biomarker discovery : abundant protein depletion sample pretreatment method / Silvina A. Fratantoni and Connie R. Jimenez -- Lipidomics of the nervous system : phospholipidomics by liquid chromatography coupled to mass spectrometry or tandem mass spectrometry / Su Chen -- Bioinformatics procedures for analysis of quantitative proteomics experiments using iTRAQ / Pim van Nierop and Maarten Loos -- Statistical analysis of spectral count data generated by label-free tandem mass spectrometry-based proteomics / Thang V. Pham and Connie R. Jimenez.
  • 2013 Cambridge
    edited by Dag Aarsland, MD, Professor of Clinical Dementia Research, Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, Karolinska Insitute, Stockholm, Sweden, and Head of Research, Center for Age-Related Medicine, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, Norway, Jeffrey Cummings, MD, Director, Clevland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, Las Vegas, NV, USA, Daniel Weintraub, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA, K. Ray Chaudhuri, MD, Consultant Neurologist and Professor in Neurology and Movement Disorders at King's College Hospital, NHS foundation Trust, London, UK.
  • 2010 Springer
    Koho Miyoshi, Yasushi Morimura, Kiyoshi Maeda, editors.
    Part I. Introduction -- Part II. Neuropsychiatric Syndromes -- Part III. Seizure Disorders -- Part IV. Traumatic Brain Injury -- Part V. Vascular and Inflammatory Disorders -- Part VI. Neurodegenerative Disorders.
  • 2007 Springer
    M. Gerlach ... [et al.] (eds.).
  • 2012 Springer
    Ugo Nocentini, Carlo Caltagirone, Gioacchino Tedeschi, editors.
    Part 1. Multiple sclerosis: general clinical aspects -- Introduction / Silvia Romano, Carlo Caltagirone and Ugo Nocentini -- Epidemiology / Silvia Romano, Carlo Caltagirone and Ugo Nocentini -- Clinical Presentation / Silvia Romano, Carlo Caltagirone and Ugo Nocentini -- Etiopathogenesis / Silvia Romano, Carlo Caltagirone and Ugo Nocentini -- Neuropathology / Silvia Romano, Carlo Caltagirone and Ugo Nocentini -- The Diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis / Simona Bonavita and Gioacchino Tedeschi -- Assessment Instruments / Silvia Romano, Carlo Caltagirone and Ugo Nocentini -- Neuroimaging in Multiple Sclerosis / Gioacchino Tedeschi, Renato Docimo, Alvino Bisecco and Antonio Gallo -- Therapy of Multiple Sclerosis / Alessandro d'Ambrosio and Simona Bonavita -- Rehabilitation in Multiple Sclerosis / Ugo Nocentini and Carlo Caltagirone -- Part 2. Disturbances in multiple sclerosis -- Depression and Anxiety / Alberto Siracusano, Cinzia Niolu, Lucia Sacchetti and Michele Ribolsi -- Bipolar Disorder and Mania / Alberto Siracusano, Cinzia Niolu, Michele Ribolsi and Lucia Sacchetti -- Mood Dysfunctions in MS and Neuroimaging / Antonio Gallo, Rosaria Sacco and Gioacchino Tedeschi -- Psychosis / Patrizia Montella, Manuela de Stefano, Daniela Buonanno and Gioacchino Tedeschi -- Euphoria, Pathological Laughing and Crying / Silvia Romano and Ugo Nocentini -- Emotions and Multiple Sclerosis / Ugo Nocentini -- Part 3. Cognitive dysfunctions and multiple sclerosis -- Cognitive Dysfunctions in Multiple Sclerosis / Ugo Nocentini, Silvia Romano and Carlo Caltagirone -- Conclusions.
  • 2013 Springer
    José M. Ferro, editor.
    Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Cerebrovascular Diseases is an up-to-date, comprehensive review of the neuropsychiatry of stroke, by active authorities in the field, with an emphasis on diagnostic and management issues. Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Cerebrovascular Diseases includes critical appraisal of the methodological aspects and limitations of the current research on the neuropsychiatry of stroke and on unanswered questions/controversies. Pharmacological aspects of management are discussed, to provide robust information on drug dosages, side effects and interaction, in order to enable the reader to manage these patients more safely. Illustrative cases provide real life scenarios that are clinically relevant and engaging to read. Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Cerebrovascular Diseases is aimed at neurologists, stroke physicians and psychiatrists, and will also be of interest to intensive care doctors, psychologists ad neuropsychologists, research and specialist nurses, clinical researchers and methodologists.
  • 2016 Springer
    Marco Mula, editor.
    Neurobehavioral Comorbidities of Epilepsy: Lessons from Animal Models -- Depression -- Mania and Elation -- Anxiety -- Delusions and Hallucinations -- Obsessiveness and Viscosity -- Aggressive Behavior -- Sleep -- Dissociation -- Consciousness -- Emotion Recognition -- Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Learning Disability -- Attention, Executive Function and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder -- Dementia -- Stress and Epilepsy -- Epilepsy in Psychiatric Disorders -- The Role of Epilepsy Surgery -- The Role of Antiepileptic Drugs -- The Role of Stimulation Techniques.
  • 2015 Springer
    Bruno Brochet, editor.
    Part I: Psychiatry of Demyelinating Diseases -- The Spectrum of Demyelinating Inflammatory Diseases of the Central Nervous System -- Depression and Multiple Sclerosis: Clinical Aspects, Epidemiology and Management -- Depression and Multiple Sclerosis: Imaging, Mechanisms -- Anxiety and Multiple Sclerosis -- Multiple Sclerosis and Bipolar Disorders -- Psychiatric Co-morbidity -- Psychiatric Presentation of Brain Inflammation -- Drug Management of Psychiatric Co-morbidity in Multiple Sclerosis -- Part II: Psychology -- Psychology of Multiple Sclerosis -- Coping and Multiple Sclerosis -- Fatigue -- Psychological and Behavioral Therapies in Multiple Sclerosis -- Part III: Cognitive Perspective -- Introduction to Social Cognition -- Psychopathology of Alexithymia and Multiple Sclerosis -- Social Cognition and Multiple Sclerosis -- Cognitive Impairment in Multiple Sclerosis -- Neuropsychiatry of Neuromyelitis Optica -- Dementia in Multiple Sclerosis -- Depression, Anxiety and Cognitive Functioning in Multiple Sclerosis.
  • 2015 Springer
    edited by Heinz Reichmann.
    This is an up-to-date, comprehensive review of the neuropsychiatry of patients with movement disorders, i.e. Parkinson?s disease, Huntington?s disease, dystonia and others, by active authorities in the field, with an emphasis on diagnostic and management issues. This book includes critical appraisal of the methodological aspects and limitations of the current research on the neuropsychiatry of movement disorders and on unanswered questions/controversies. Symptomatology and pharmacological aspects of management are discussed, to provide robust information on drug dosages, side effects and interaction, in order to enable the reader to manage these patients more safely. Illustrative cases provide real life scenarios that are clinically relevant and engaging to read. Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Movement Disorders is aimed at neurologists, movement disorder specialists and psychiatrists, and will also be of interest to intensive care doctors, psychologists and neuropsychologists, research and specialist nurses, clinical researchers and methodologists.
  • 2013 Cambridge
    edited by Mark W. Green, Philip R. Muskin.
    Epidemiology of the psychiatric comorbidities of headache / Kathleen Mullin [and others] -- Migraine / Mark W. Green -- Tension-type headache / Robert G. Kaniecki -- Mood disorder and headache / Mallika Lavakumar, Philip R. Muskin, Peter A. Shapiro -- Anxiety disorders and primary headache / Justin M. Nash, Rabin Chandran, and Lucy Rathier -- Stress and headache / Carolyn B. Britton -- Drug dependence in headache patients / Margaret E.M. Haglund and Eric D. Collins -- The neuropsychiatry of psychosis and headache / Sander Markx -- Chronic daily headache / Rob Cowan -- Stress management / Nomita Sonty -- Working with personality and personality disorders in the headache patient / Elizabeth Haase -- Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) approaches to headache / Maurice Preter and Samuel Lieblich -- Somatoform disorders and headache / Filza Hussain, Peter A. Shapiro, and Philip R. Muskin.
  • 2009 Springer
    Vee P. Prasher, editor.
  • 2013 Cambridge
    A.J. Larner.
    Cognitive function, neuropsychological evaluation, and syndromes of cognitive impairment -- Neurodegenerative disorders -- Cerebrovascular disease : vascular dementia and vascular cognitive impairment -- The epilepsies -- Neurogenetic disorders -- Inflammatory, immune-mediated, and systemic disorders -- Structural brain lesions -- Endocrine, metabolic, and toxin-related disorders -- Infective disorders -- Neuromuscular disorders -- Sleep-related disorders -- Psychiatric disorders in the cognitive function clinic.
  • 2008 ScienceDirect
    volume editors, Georg Goldenberg and Bruce L. Miller.
    Also available: Print – 2008
  • 2014 Springer
    Ronald Cohen.
    Once viewed as a somewhat vague metaphysical construct, not suitable for behavioral inquiry, attention is now recognized as a core cognitive function, essential to the brain's processing of outside stimuli. Not surprisingly in an era of advanced information technologies--and rising rates of ADD--attention has also emerged as a significant area of study within neuropsychology. The Second Edition of Neuropsychology of Attention reflects this evolution, integrating fruitful lines of inquiry from disciplines as varied as psychology, medicine, and cognitive science, and synthesizing the current state of attention-related theory, conceptualization, findings, and therapy. Focusing on cognitive, behavioral, and neural processes, mechanisms, and disorders, this reference expands on previous models of brain structures and function in light of the latest theoretical and technological advances. Imaging, clinical, and experimental data locate attention in the context of executive functioning and track the attentional effects of specific conditions from depression to TBI to Alzheimer's disease. And the book's updated clinical chapters offer state of the art methods for the assessment and treatment of attention disturbances, providing possibilities for addressing these and other real-life concerns. Included in the coverage: Phenomenology, history and evolution of the neuropsychology of attention. Behavioral and cognitive manifestations and processes of attention. Relationships of attention to consciousness, awareness and memory. Neural substrates of attention. Functional brain systems underlying attention. Impact on attention of specific neurological, psychiatric, and medical illnesses. Current methods for assessing attentional disorders. Effective behavioral treatments and pharmacotherapy. Neural, behavioral, and physical constraints on attention. New directions from neuroimaging and computational neuroscience. The Second Edition of Neuropsychology of Attention brings a variety of professionals up to speed, including neuropsychologists, cognitive neuroscientists, health psychologists, primary care physicians, and educators.
  • 2010 Springer
    Michela Balconi, (ed.).
  • 2010 Springer
    Michela Balconi (ed.).
  • 2009 Springer
    Elaine Fletcher-Janzen, editor.
    Introduction to the neuropsychology of women / Elaine Fletcher-Janzen ... [et al.] -- Brain development : evidence of gender differences / Phyllis Anne Teeter Ellison and Amy Nelson -- Neuroimaging in women / Margaret Semrud-Clikeman, Jodene Goldenring Fine, and Jesse Bledsoe -- Women and traumatic brain injury / Elaine Clark and Janiece L. Pompa -- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder / Nancy L. Nussbaum and Katherine N. Shepard -- The neuropsychology of dyslexia : differences by gender / Amy Nelson and Phyllis Anne Teeter Ellison -- Sex and gender differences in the assessment, treatment, and management of epilepsy / Elaine Fletcher-Janzen -- Critical issues in chronic illnesses of women / LeAdelle Phelps -- Neuropsychology of eating disorders / Catherine P. Cook-Cottone -- Aging and gender / Jennifer J. Dunkin.
  • 2012 Springer
    by Richard L. Wanlass.
    Part 1. NEURULES: GUIDELINES FOR IMPROVING ASSESSMENT AND REPORTING -- Pre-Test -- Interacting with Others -- Managing Environmental Considerations -- Obtaining and Reporting Background Information -- Selecting Tests and Categorizing Performance -- Testing, Interpreting, and Reporting Results -- Reporting Conclusions, Diagnoses, and Recommendations -- Writing Effectively -- Controlling Quality -- Post-Test -- Part 2. FORMATS: QUESTIONNAIRES AND REPORTS -- Self-Report Questionnaire -- Family Report Questionnaire -- Short Report Format -- Long Report Format -- Part 3. LANGUAGE -- Validity -- Test Results -- Conclusions -- Recommendations.
  • 2002 Ovid
    editors, Kenneth L. Davis ... [et al.].
    Also available: Print – 2002
  • 2015 Wiley
    Ivor S. Ebenezer.
  • 2010
    David M. Yousem, Robert I. Grossman.
    Techniques in neuroimaging -- Cranial anatomy -- Neoplasms of the brain -- Vascular diseases of the brain / Robert D. Zimmerman -- Head trauma -- Infectious and noninfectious inflammatory diseases of the brain -- White matter diseases -- Neurodegenerative diseases and hydrocephalus -- Congenital disorders of the brain and spine -- Orbit -- Sella and central skull base -- Temporal bone -- Sinonasal disease -- Mucosal disease of the head and neck -- Extramucosal diseases of the head of and neck -- Anatomy and degenerative diseases of the spine -- Nondegenerative diseases of the spine -- Approach and pitfalls in neuroimaging.
  • 2006
    Mauricio Castillo.
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  • Castillo, Mauricio.
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  • 2013 Springer
    Abdul Qayyum Rana, Lawrence A. Zumo, Valerie Sim.
    This quick reference guide for medical students and residents presents over sixty clinical case studies of major neurological conditions and their associated neuroimaging characteristics. A primer on the fundamental physics which underlie neuroimaging techniques is also provided. The content is organized by pathology type and the structure of every topic is similar to help the reader develop his or her thinking process in a stepwise fashion and to provide a rational approach to imaging interpretation. Neuroradiology in Clinical Practice is aimed at medical students and residents doing their rotations in neurology, internal medicine, emergency medicine, and family medicine, but will also be useful for allied health professionals, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other primary medical care providers.
  • 1976-
    Derek C. Harwood-Nash, with the assistance of Charles R. Fitz.
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