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Diseases of the Nervous System
Clinical Neuroscience and Therapeutic Principles

3rd Edition

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Arthur K. Asbury, Guy M. McKhann, W. Ian McDonald, Peter J. Goadsby, Justin C. McArthur, Orest Hurko, J. Paul Taylor, Andrew P. Lieberman, Kenneth H. Fischbeck, Samuel J. Pleasure, David E. Pleasure, Jin Moo Lee, Dennis W. Cho, Michael E. Selzer, Ted Abel, Jeremy Hobart, Alan J. Thompson, Michael D. Hill, Thomas E. Feasby, John A. Detre, Paul D. Acton, James W. Prichard, Jeffrey R. Alger, Douglas Arnold, Ognen A. C. Petroff, Douglas L. Rothman, Hans-Joachim Freund, H. J. Heinze, Ganeshwaran H. Mochida, Christopher Walsh, Marilyn S. Albert, Stanley B. Prusiner, Sudha Seshadri, David A. Drachman, Raymond J. Kelleher, John H. Growdon, Pamela J. McLean, Estrella Gómez-Tortosa, Michael C. Irizarry, Bradley T. Hyman, Bruce L. Miller, Howard J. Rosen, Michael Greicius, Antonio R. Damasio, John Gabrieli, John Hart, Ola A. Selnes, Kenneth M. Heilman, James L. Bernat, Dean F. MacKinnon, J. Raymond DePaulo, Paul J. Harrison, Bavanisha Vythilingum, Dan J. Stein, Scott L. Rauch, Barry Gordon, Martha Bridge Denckla, Charles A. Dackis, Charles P. O'Brien, James Ashe, Apostolos P. Georgopoulis, Ramón Carlos Leiguarda, Mahlon R. DeLong, Jerrold L. Vitek, Kailesh P. Bhatia, Jyh-Gong Hou, Joseph Jankovic, Paul W. Brown, Barbara Illowsky Karp, Susanne Goldstein, Mark Hallett, Donna J. Stephenson, Harvey S. Singer, Alexander H. Hoon, Michael V. Johnston, John G. Nutt, Fay B. Horak, Richard L. Doty, Steven M. Bromley, A. Morland, Christopher Kennard, David S. Zee, R. John Leigh, Linda Luxon, Thomas Brandt, John W. McDonald, Phillip D. Thompson, Simon F. Farmer, Lucinda J. Carr, Nikolai Bogduk, Don M. Long, Mohammed BenDebba, Christopher J. Mathias, Shaheen Hamdy, David C. Jimerson, Barbara E. Wolfe, Robert Y. Moore, E. Nofzinger. Oliver J. Wiseman, Clare J. Fowler, Roberto Salvatori, Gary Wand, Richard J. Mannion, Clifford J. Woolf, Fred A. Lenz, Russell K. Portenoy, August Caraceni, Michel D. Ferrari, Joost Haan, Steven B. Graff-Radford, Stephen D. Silberstein, Richard B. Lipton, Jonathan D. Glass, Shawn J. Bird, John D. Pollard, Judith M. Spies, Mary Reilly, P. K. Thomas, Vinay Chaudhry, Daniel B. Drachman, Richard W. Orrell, Robert C. Griggs, Stephen C. Cannon, Alfred L. George, Jr., Salvatore DiMauro, Ronald G. Haller, Robert S. Fisher, Jie Wu, Renzo Guerrini, Lucio Parmeggiani, Pierre Thomas, Hannah Cock, Simon Shorvon, John Duncan, Emilio Perucca, Matthew Howard, Richard P. White, Louis R. Caplan, Robert A. Felberg, James C. Grotta, Richardo E. Jorge, Robert G. Robinson, J. R. Carhuapoma, Daniel F. Hanley, Marcus A. Stoodley, Bryce K. A. Wei, Martin Dichgans, G. E. Mead, Charles P. Warlow, John Laterra, Henry Brem, Peter C. Phillips, Michael A. Grotzer, Roy A. Patchel, Jerome B. Posner, Jeremy H. Rees, Michael Brada, Hans Peter Hartung, Reinhard Hohlfeld, David Hellman, John Zajicek, Michael J. Regan, John H. Stone, Alastair Compston, W. I. McDonald, Maria A. Ron, G. Giovannon, David Miller, Hugo Moser, Kunihiko Suzuki, David N. Irani, Diane E. Griffin, Larry E. Davis, Mitsuhiro Osame, Bob Will, Thomas P. Bleck, Julio Sotelo, Kaethe Willms, Patricia K. Coyle, Louis Reik, Richard Chaisson, M. Sean Grady, Tracy K. McIntosh, Jennifer B. Sass, Ellen K. Silbergeld, Ivan F. Diamond, Steven L McIntire, John C. M. Brust, Donald L. Price, Pam J. Shaw, Puneet Opal, Huda Y. Zoghbi, Christopher Ross, Gerald V. Raymond, Anthony H. V. Schapira, Peter W. Kaplan, James L. Januzzi, Benjamin H. Eidelman, Toby Orem Graham, G. Bryan Young, Charles F. Bolton, Romergryko G. Geocardin, Michael A. Williams, Gary M. Abrams, Cheryl A. Jay, Martin A. Samuels, E. Steve Roach, Eelco F. M. Wijdicks
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  • Date Published: November 2002
  • availability: Unavailable - out of print March 2015
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521793513

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  • The third edition of a neurology classic, this two-volume text is the most comprehensive neurology reference available. Written by leading international experts in the field, it encompasses the basic neuroscience and clinical features of the full range of neurological disorders. Disease mechanisms are reviewed comprehensively, with particular relevance to the principles of therapy. Each section, under the direction of one of the distinguished editors, is a text-within-a-text, offering the most reliable account of its topic currently available.

    • New edition of a neurology classic
    • In two volumes, it is easily the most comprehensive, scientific account of clinical neurology
    • Extensively revised to incorporate the principles of therapeutics
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    Reviews & endorsements

    "...an excellent account..." R.C.D. Greenhall DM FRCP, Neuromuscular Disorders

    "Dr. Asbury and colleagues have again produced a reference book that easily stands alone as the key general neurology text in any neurosurgeon's office." Journal of Neurosurgery

    "The book is well and clearly written with consistent high quality throughout...I highly recommend Diseases of the Nervous System to neurologists, neuroscientists, neurosurgeons, and trainees." Journal of the American Medical Association

    "A comprehensive, up-to-date reference on diseases of the nervous system." Advances in Clinical Neuroscience and Rehabilitation

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    Product details

    • Edition: 3rd Edition
    • Date Published: November 2002
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521793513
    • length: 2194 pages
    • dimensions: 306 x 249 x 167 mm
    • weight: 8.23kg
    • contains: 400 b/w illus. 25 colour illus. 350 tables
    • availability: Unavailable - out of print March 2015
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Introduction and General Principles
    Part II. Disorders of Higher Function
    Part III. Disorders of Motor Control
    Part IV. Disorders of the Special Senses
    Part V. Disorders of Spine and Spinal Cord
    Part VI. Disorders of Body Function
    Part VII. Headache and Pain
    Part VIII. Neuromuscular Disorders
    Part IX. Epilepsy
    Part X. Cerebrovascular Disorders
    Part XI. Neoplastic Disorders
    Part XII. Autoimmune Disorders
    Part XIII. Disorders of Myelin
    Part XIV. Infections
    Part XV. Trauma and Toxic Disorders
    Part XVI. Degenerative Disorders
    Part XVII. Neurological Manifestations of Systemic Conditions.

  • Editors

    Arthur K. Asbury, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
    Arthur Asbury is Van Meter Professor Emeritus of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

    Guy M. McKhann, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Ian McDonald is Professor Emeritus, Institute of Neurology, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London

    W. Ian McDonald, University College London
    Guy McKhann is Professor of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

    Peter J. Goadsby, University College London
    Peter Goadsby is Professor of Neurology, Institute of Neurology, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London

    Justin C. McArthur, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Justin McArthur is Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

    Contributors

    Arthur K. Asbury, Guy M. McKhann, W. Ian McDonald, Peter J. Goadsby, Justin C. McArthur, Orest Hurko, J. Paul Taylor, Andrew P. Lieberman, Kenneth H. Fischbeck, Samuel J. Pleasure, David E. Pleasure, Jin Moo Lee, Dennis W. Cho, Michael E. Selzer, Ted Abel, Jeremy Hobart, Alan J. Thompson, Michael D. Hill, Thomas E. Feasby, John A. Detre, Paul D. Acton, James W. Prichard, Jeffrey R. Alger, Douglas Arnold, Ognen A. C. Petroff, Douglas L. Rothman, Hans-Joachim Freund, H. J. Heinze, Ganeshwaran H. Mochida, Christopher Walsh, Marilyn S. Albert, Stanley B. Prusiner, Sudha Seshadri, David A. Drachman, Raymond J. Kelleher, John H. Growdon, Pamela J. McLean, Estrella Gómez-Tortosa, Michael C. Irizarry, Bradley T. Hyman, Bruce L. Miller, Howard J. Rosen, Michael Greicius, Antonio R. Damasio, John Gabrieli, John Hart, Ola A. Selnes, Kenneth M. Heilman, James L. Bernat, Dean F. MacKinnon, J. Raymond DePaulo, Paul J. Harrison, Bavanisha Vythilingum, Dan J. Stein, Scott L. Rauch, Barry Gordon, Martha Bridge Denckla, Charles A. Dackis, Charles P. O'Brien, James Ashe, Apostolos P. Georgopoulis, Ramón Carlos Leiguarda, Mahlon R. DeLong, Jerrold L. Vitek, Kailesh P. Bhatia, Jyh-Gong Hou, Joseph Jankovic, Paul W. Brown, Barbara Illowsky Karp, Susanne Goldstein, Mark Hallett, Donna J. Stephenson, Harvey S. Singer, Alexander H. Hoon, Michael V. Johnston, John G. Nutt, Fay B. Horak, Richard L. Doty, Steven M. Bromley, A. Morland, Christopher Kennard, David S. Zee, R. John Leigh, Linda Luxon, Thomas Brandt, John W. McDonald, Phillip D. Thompson, Simon F. Farmer, Lucinda J. Carr, Nikolai Bogduk, Don M. Long, Mohammed BenDebba, Christopher J. Mathias, Shaheen Hamdy, David C. Jimerson, Barbara E. Wolfe, Robert Y. Moore, E. Nofzinger. Oliver J. Wiseman, Clare J. Fowler, Roberto Salvatori, Gary Wand, Richard J. Mannion, Clifford J. Woolf, Fred A. Lenz, Russell K. Portenoy, August Caraceni, Michel D. Ferrari, Joost Haan, Steven B. Graff-Radford, Stephen D. Silberstein, Richard B. Lipton, Jonathan D. Glass, Shawn J. Bird, John D. Pollard, Judith M. Spies, Mary Reilly, P. K. Thomas, Vinay Chaudhry, Daniel B. Drachman, Richard W. Orrell, Robert C. Griggs, Stephen C. Cannon, Alfred L. George, Jr., Salvatore DiMauro, Ronald G. Haller, Robert S. Fisher, Jie Wu, Renzo Guerrini, Lucio Parmeggiani, Pierre Thomas, Hannah Cock, Simon Shorvon, John Duncan, Emilio Perucca, Matthew Howard, Richard P. White, Louis R. Caplan, Robert A. Felberg, James C. Grotta, Richardo E. Jorge, Robert G. Robinson, J. R. Carhuapoma, Daniel F. Hanley, Marcus A. Stoodley, Bryce K. A. Wei, Martin Dichgans, G. E. Mead, Charles P. Warlow, John Laterra, Henry Brem, Peter C. Phillips, Michael A. Grotzer, Roy A. Patchel, Jerome B. Posner, Jeremy H. Rees, Michael Brada, Hans Peter Hartung, Reinhard Hohlfeld, David Hellman, John Zajicek, Michael J. Regan, John H. Stone, Alastair Compston, W. I. McDonald, Maria A. Ron, G. Giovannon, David Miller, Hugo Moser, Kunihiko Suzuki, David N. Irani, Diane E. Griffin, Larry E. Davis, Mitsuhiro Osame, Bob Will, Thomas P. Bleck, Julio Sotelo, Kaethe Willms, Patricia K. Coyle, Louis Reik, Richard Chaisson, M. Sean Grady, Tracy K. McIntosh, Jennifer B. Sass, Ellen K. Silbergeld, Ivan F. Diamond, Steven L McIntire, John C. M. Brust, Donald L. Price, Pam J. Shaw, Puneet Opal, Huda Y. Zoghbi, Christopher Ross, Gerald V. Raymond, Anthony H. V. Schapira, Peter W. Kaplan, James L. Januzzi, Benjamin H. Eidelman, Toby Orem Graham, G. Bryan Young, Charles F. Bolton, Romergryko G. Geocardin, Michael A. Williams, Gary M. Abrams, Cheryl A. Jay, Martin A. Samuels, E. Steve Roach, Eelco F. M. Wijdicks

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