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The Epilepsy Prescriber's Guide to Antiepileptic Drugs

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  • Date Published: August 2010
  • availability: Replaced by 9781107664661
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521687164

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  • Prescriber's Guide to Antiepileptic Drugs provides a practical and concise reference guide for use by all those clinicians and allied health professionals that treat or care for patients with epilepsy. In full colour throughout, this volume presents the antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in alphabetical order and for each AED the information is divided into eight coloured sections: general therapeutics, pharmacokinetics, interaction profile, adverse effects, dosing and use, special populations, and suggested reading. This handy pocket guide will be an excellent companion for all clinicians that treat patients with epilepsy.

    • All drugs licensed for clinical use are included: each drug is presented in the same format with coloured sub-sections to allow ready comparison of each drug
    • The content of each sub-section is comprehensive, allowing the reader to access all relevant information quickly and easily
    • Includes summary tables of seizure indications, common adverse effects and drug interactions for a quick reference guide to treatment decisions
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    • Date Published: August 2010
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521687164
    • length: 332 pages
    • dimensions: 184 x 123 x 20 mm
    • weight: 0.44kg
    • contains: 31 b/w illus.
    • availability: Replaced by 9781107664661
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    Introduction
    Acth
    Acetazolamide
    Carbamazephine
    Clobazam
    Clonazepam
    Diazepam
    Ethosuximide
    Felbamate
    Fosphenytoin
    Gabapentin
    Lacosamide
    Lamotrigine
    Levetiracetam
    Lorazepam
    Methsuximide
    Midazolam
    Oxcarbazepine
    Paraldehyde
    Phenobarbital
    Phenytoin
    Piracetam
    Pregabalin
    Primidone
    Rufinamide
    Stiripentol
    Sulthiame
    Tiagabine
    Topiramate
    Valproate
    Vigabatrin
    Zonisamide
    Abbreviations
    Index.

  • Authors

    Philip N. Patsalos, Chalfont Centre for Epilepsy, Buckinghamshire, UK
    Philip N. Patsalos is Professor of Clinical Pharmacology and Consultant Clinical Pharmacologist, Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy, UCL Institute of Neurology, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, and The National Society for Epilepsy, Chalfont St Peter, UK.

    Blaise F. D. Bourgeois, Harvard Medical School, Boston
    Blaise F. D. Bourgeois is Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School and Director, Division of Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology, William G. Lennox Chair in Pediatric Epilepsy, Children's Hospital Boston, MA, USA.

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