Item description for Behavioral Aspects of Epilepsy: Principles and Practice by Steven C. Schachter Gregory Holmes...
An area of significant and growing interest in the medical community, the behavioral aspects of epilepsy are gaining attention throughout the world. This important new book, the first in the field, comprehensively covers the topic from basic science to clinical applications. It is a fascinating read for all neurologists, psychiatrists, and researchers in the fields of epilepsy, neuroscience, and psychology/psychiatry.
Behavioral aspects of epilepsy includes a patient s experiences during seizures, reactions between seizures, frequency of episodes, impact of number of seizures, and the effect of the disease and its various treatments on mood and cognition. With contributions by leading international experts, this is the only book to cover all aspects of this emerging science. Adult and pediatric patients, animal models, and epilepsy surgery and its effects are all covered in detail.
Written by authorities in the field, Behavioral Aspects of Epilepsy features a bench to bedside approach that explores:
The mechanisms underlying epilepsy and behavior Neurophysiologic function Neuropsychiatric and behavioral disorders in patients with epilepsy The effects of treatments and surgery on behavior Pediatric and adolescent epilepsy Disorders associated with epilepsy that impact behavior And much more
All neurologists, neuroscientists, psychiatrists, and psychologists who treat patients with epilepsy will find compelling insights that will help them to better understand and manage the complex behavioral issues their patients face daily.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.9" Width: 8.7" Height: 1.1" Weight: 3.8 lbs.
Release Date Oct 30, 2007
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ISBN 1933864044 ISBN13 9781933864044
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