Epilepsy

Written By Graham Scambler
Epilepsy
  • Publsiher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 September 2005
  • ISBN : 1134978928
  • Pages : 148 pages
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Download or read book entitled Epilepsy by author: Graham Scambler which was release on 23 September 2005 and published by Routledge with total page 148 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. In examining the social and psychological aspects of epilepsy, the author takes not only the perspectives of individuals and their families, but also popular conceptions of the disorder. The result is an illuminating account of the social reality of epilepsy that demonstrates the distinctive contribution that the social sciences can play in understanding illness.

Epilepsy

Epilepsy
  • Author : Graham Scambler
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2005-09-23
  • Total pages : 148
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : In examining the social and psychological aspects of epilepsy, the author takes not only the perspectives of individuals and their families, but also popular conceptions of the disorder. The result is an illuminating account of the social reality of epilepsy that demonstrates the distinctive contribution that the social sciences can ...

Introduction to Epilepsy

Introduction to Epilepsy
  • Author : Gonzalo Alarcón,Antonio Valentín
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-04-26
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : Covers all aspects of epilepsy, from basic mechanisms to diagnosis and management, as well as legal and social considerations....

Epilepsy

Epilepsy
  • Author : Richard Appleton,Anthony G. Marson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-01-29
  • Total pages : 186
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : Describes the causes of epilepsy, different types of seizures, and methods of treatment, and tells how epileptics can lead a nearly normal life....

Navigating Life with Epilesy

Navigating Life with Epilesy
  • Author : David C. Spencer
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-03
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : "Navigating Life with Epilepsy aims to provide clear and reliable information about epilepsy, including "what" (definition), "how" (pathophysiology), "who" (epidemiology), and "why" (etiology). The volume guides the reader through current approaches to diagnosis (including a review of diagnostic tests) and treatment, and shares patient experiences and advice on navigating the ...

Astrocytes and Epilepsy

Astrocytes and Epilepsy
  • Author : Jacqueline A. Hubbard,Devin K. Binder
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-07-05
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : Epilepsy is a devastating group of neurological disorders characterized by periodic and unpredictable seizure activity in the brain. There is a critical need for new drugs and approaches given than at least one-third of all epilepsy patients are not made free of seizures by existing medications and become "medically refractory". ...

Oxford Textbook of Epilepsy and Epileptic Seizures

Oxford Textbook of Epilepsy and Epileptic Seizures
  • Author : Simon Shorvon,Renzo Guerrini,Mark Cook,Samden Lhatoo
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-12-20
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : Part of the Oxford Textbooks in Clinical Neurology (OTCN) series, this volume covers the scientific basis, clinical diagnosis, and treatment of epilepsy and epileptic seizures, and is complemented by an online edition....

Epilepsy

Epilepsy
  • Author : Richard Appleton,Tony Marson
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2009-01-29
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : Epilepsy: The Facts is written specifically for sufferers of epilepsy and their friends and families. This easy-to-understand, evidence-based guide to epilepsy explains everything about the causes and effects of the disease, clearly and simply. The book addresses all aspects of epilepsy, at all ages. It begins with basic descriptions and ...

Common Epilepsy Pitfalls

Common Epilepsy Pitfalls
  • Author : Dieter Schmidt,Steven Schachter
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-07
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : Epilepsy is amongst the most frequently encountered of neurological disorders, yet issues surrounding differential diagnosis, underlying causes, seizures, EEGs, treatment options and prognoses can often trip clinicians. Common Epilepsy Pitfalls is a comprehensive guide to anticipating and managing the pitfalls in the diagnosis and management of epilepsy....

Absolute Epilepsy and EEG Rotation Review

Absolute Epilepsy and EEG Rotation Review
  • Author : Mona Sazgar,Michael G. Young
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-03-01
  • Total pages : 204
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : This book contains the most essential information needed for an epilepsy/ EEG rotation. Chapters are formatted with bullet points and feature clinical pearls. Concise and easy-to-read, this quick reference provides neurology residents, clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy fellows, and other clinicians with the most critical information in epilepsy and EEG in ...

Epilepsy

Epilepsy
  • Author : Mary A. B. Brazier
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-06-28
  • Total pages : 404
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : Epilepsy: Its Phenomena in Man is a 16-chapter text that covers the wide field of the phenomena of epilepsy in man. This book emerged from the manuscripts presented by the scientific program of an alumni reunion of the Brain Research Institute of the University of California, Los Angeles. The introductory ...

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Epilepsy

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Epilepsy
  • Author : Marco Mula
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-10-20
  • Total pages : 378
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : This book is an up-to-date, comprehensive review of the neuropsychiatry of epilepsy, by active authorities in the field, with an emphasis on clinical and management issues. A critical appraisal of the methodology and limitations of current research on the neuropsychiatry of epilepsy is provided, and unanswered questions and controversies are ...

Epilepsy Explained

Epilepsy Explained
  • Author : Markus Reuber,Steven C. Schachter,Christian E. Elger, M.d.
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : In the last five years, approximately 2.7 million people have been treated for epilepsy and it is estimated that as much as one in one-hundred of the world's population will develop epilepsy during their lifetime. It is further estimated that 60 million people worldwide have epilepsy and in the United States alone, ...

Adult Epilepsy

Adult Epilepsy
  • Author : Gregory D. Cascino,Joseph I. Sirven
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-05-09
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : Designed to provide a comprehensive but accessible introduction to epilepsy and seizure disorders, Adult Epilepsy provides state-of-the-art information in a concise format useful to a wide audience, from neurology residents to epilepsy fellows and practitioners. This illustrated guide to the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of epilepsy is a valuable resource ...

MRI Negative Epilepsy

MRI Negative Epilepsy
  • Author : Elson L. So,Philippe Ryvlin
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-03-26
  • Total pages : 255
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : This book critically appraises the role and value of specific diagnostic and treatment techniques for drug-resistant, MRI-negative epilepsy. The authors present the evidence and share their expertise on the diagnostic options and surgical approaches that make epilepsy surgery possible and worthwhile in this complex and challenging condition....

Atlas

Atlas
  • Author : World Health Organization,Programme for Neurological Diseases and Neuroscience (World Health Organization),International Bureau for Epilepsy,International League against Epilepsy
  • Publisher : World Health Organization
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 91
  • ISBN : 1134978928
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Summary : Epilepsy is one of the most common serious disorders of the brain, affecting about 50 million people worldwide. Epilepsy accounts for 1 per cent of the global burden of disease; 80 per cent of the burden of epilepsy is in the developing world, where in some areas 80-90 per cent of people with ...