The Comorbidities of Epilepsy

Written By Marco Mula
The Comorbidities of Epilepsy
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 20 April 2019
  • ISBN : 0128148780
  • Pages : 413 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Comorbidities of Epilepsy by author: Marco Mula which was release on 20 April 2019 and published by Academic Press with total page 413 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Epilepsy is one of most frequent neurological disorders affecting about 50 million people worldwide and 50% of them have at least another medical problem in comorbidity; sometimes this is a the cause of the epilepsy itself or it is due to shared neurobiological links between epilepsy and other medical conditions; other times it is a long-term consequence of the antiepileptic drug treatment. The Comorbidities of Epilepsy offers an up-to-date, comprehensive overview of all comorbidities of epilepsy (somatic, neurological and behavioral), by international authorities in the field of clinical epileptology, with an emphasis on epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis and management. This book includes also a critical appraisal of the methodological aspects and limitations of current research on this field. Pharmacological issues in the management of comorbidities are discussed, providing information on drug dosages, side effects and interactions, in order to enable the reader to manage these patients safely. The Comorbidities of Epilepsy is aimed at all health professionals dealing with people with epilepsy including neurologists, epileptologists, psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, epilepsy specialist nurses and clinical researchers. Provides a comprehensive overview of somatic, neurological and behavioral co-morbidities of epilepsy Discusses up-to-date management of comorbidities of epilepsy Written by a group of international experts in the field

The Comorbidities of Epilepsy

The Comorbidities of Epilepsy
  • Author : Marco Mula
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-04-20
  • Total pages : 413
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Epilepsy is one of most frequent neurological disorders affecting about 50 million people worldwide and 50% of them have at least another medical problem in comorbidity; sometimes this is a the cause of the epilepsy itself or it is due to shared neurobiological links between epilepsy and other medical conditions; other times ...

Psychiatric Comorbidity in Epilepsy

Psychiatric Comorbidity in Epilepsy
  • Author : Harry McConnell
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 427
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Epilepsy affects 40 million people worldwide. With appropriate treatment most can become seizure free. For a minority of patients who also suffer from psychiatric comorbidity, however, diagnosis and management may be complicated by uncontrolled seizures, associated stigma or by the treatment of the epilepsy itself. Written by the world's foremost authorities ...

The Neuropsychiatry of Epilepsy

The Neuropsychiatry of Epilepsy
  • Author : Michael R. Trimble,Bettina Schmitz
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-06-09
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Research into the neuropsychiatry of epilepsy has become a central focus of interest in the last five years. Comorbidity of epilepsy with behavioral problems is now recognized widely, and the neuroscientific basis for such comorbidity is an active area of investigation. With an expanded international team of authors, this fully ...

A Comprehensive Guide to Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

A Comprehensive Guide to Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
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  • Publisher : Brookes Pub
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 768
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Learning objectives, instructive case stories, stimulating questions for reflection, and key Internet resources help make this a user-friendly textbook - one that students will refer to for years to come. With this thorough compendium of information, insights, and answers, future educators, social workers, researchers, and clinicians will know what to ...

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Epilepsy

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Epilepsy
  • Author : Marco Mula
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-10-20
  • Total pages : 378
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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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 ...

The Treatment of Epilepsy

The Treatment of Epilepsy
  • Author : Elaine Wyllie,Ajay Gupta,Deepak K. Lachhwani
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 1247
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Serving as a reference on the epilepsies, this fourth edition provides an overview of seizure disorders and contemporary treatment options. It brings together the vital work in the neurosciences, genetics, electroencephalography, pediatric and adult neurology, neuropharmacology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry. It also talks about epilepsy surgery....

Psychiatric Controversies in Epilepsy

Psychiatric Controversies in Epilepsy
  • Author : Andres Kanner,Steven C. Schachter
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-07-28
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Psychiatric Controversies in Epilepsy addresses controversial clinical issues of the psychiatric aspects of epilepsy. The book explores the reasons behind the poor communication between psychiatrists and neurologists and suggests potential remedies to this important problem, and two chapters are devoted to examining whether psychiatrists and neurologists are properly trained to ...

Principles of Medical Pharmacology

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  • Author : Harold Kalant,Denis Michael Grant,Jane Mitchell
  • Publisher : W B Saunders Company Canada Limited
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 1022
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : This edition includes new case studies, overview chapters on second messenger systems and the nervous and cardiovascular systems, and sections on topics such as drug-resistant TB and pharmacogenetics....

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 : 0128148780
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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....

Behavioural Neurology of Anti Epileptic Drugs

Behavioural Neurology of Anti Epileptic Drugs
  • Author : Andrea E. Cavanna
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-05-29
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Antiepileptic drugs are among the most commonly prescribed medications by both neurologists and psychiatrists, as they exert a number of effects which extend far beyond their anticonvulsant properties. There is growing evidence that each antiepileptic drug is characterised by a specific behavioural profile. Behavioural Neurology of Antiepileptic Drugs: A Practical ...

Advanced Therapy in Epilepsy

Advanced Therapy in Epilepsy
  • Author : James W. Wheless,James Willmore,Roger A. Brumback
  • Publisher : PMPH-USA
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 478
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : The social and health consequences of epilepsy on the lives of patients are enormous, and, although diagnosis and providing effective treatments remain challenging, the last decade has brought significant progress. Advanced Therapy in Epilepsy offers a comprehensive review of epilepsy in all of its manifestations: its history, neurophysiology, and newly ...

Psychiatric Comorbidities and Quality of Life in Epilepsy

Psychiatric Comorbidities and Quality of Life in Epilepsy
  • Author : Ayşe Kutlu
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Epilepsy is a chronic disorder characterized by a spontaneous tendency to recurrent seizures which affects patients' cognitive, behavioral, psychological, and social functioning. Epileptic patients face various problems that result in a lower quality of life. Seizure frequency, drug side effects, psychological comorbidity, and stigma are the major factors affecting the ...

Age related Dopamine dependent Disorders

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  • Author : Masaya Segawa,Yoshiko Nomura
  • Publisher : S Karger Ag
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 255
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Read online Age related Dopamine dependent Disorders written by Masaya Segawa,Yoshiko Nomura, published by S Karger Ag which was released on 2000. Download full Age related Dopamine dependent Disorders Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Yonsei Medical Journal

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Read online Yonsei Medical Journal written by , published by which was released on 2010. Download full Yonsei Medical Journal Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Models of Seizures and Epilepsy

Models of Seizures and Epilepsy
  • Author : Asla Pitkänen,Paul Buckmaster, DVM, PhD,Aristea S Galanopoulou,Solomon L. Moshé
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-06-14
  • Total pages : 1178
  • ISBN : 0128148780
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Summary : Models of Seizures and Epilepsy, Second Edition, is a valuable, practical reference for investigators who are searching for the most appropriate laboratory models to address key questions in the field. The book also provides an important background for physicians, fellows, and students, offering insight into the potential for advances in ...