By Hiroshi Mitsumoto MD
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis provides the main entire, clinically-focused info on ALS (Lou Gehrig's ailment) in print. the 3 authors, widely recognized for his or her paintings during this sector, offer cohesive and balanced assurance of this syndrome, together with the heritage, scientific positive aspects, pathology and pathogenesis, therapy and administration of ALS. To facilitate knowing, each one bankruptcy is greater via entire tables and figures, in addition to certain bankruptcy summaries.
Read Online or Download Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis PDF
Similar neurology books
The subconscious, cornerstone of psychoanalysis, was once a key twentieth-century suggestion and keeps an important impression on mental and cultural thought. but there's a fantastic loss of research into its roots within the severe philosophy and Romantic psychology of the early 19th century, lengthy ahead of Freud.
Bridging the scientific electrophysiological research with the neurological session Acutely in poor health sufferers current with signs that don’t instantly yield a analysis. Electrophysiological trying out can aid analysis yet provided that the correct assessments are ordered. they have to be accurately interpreted at the side of the particular signs.
- Therapielexikon Neurologie (German Edition)
- Arnold-Chiari Malformation - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References
- Introduction to Clinical Neurology
- Guillain-Barre Syndrome: From Diagnosis to Recovery (American Academy of Neurology)
- Sleep and Disorders of Sleep in Women, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics, 1e (The Clinics: Internal Medicine)
Additional resources for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
50 The 11 patients whom Aran originally described were also seen by Duchenne for galvanic electric therapy. In his 1850 report, Aran acknowledged Duchenne, saying, "I have a thousand obligations to my friend M. le Dr. 17 Strongly influenced by Duchenne, Aran reversed his earlier opinion and concluded in his paper of 1850 that PMA was caused by a muscle disease. Thereafter, Aran's interest in and commitment to neurology waned. Duchenne, on the other hand, contributed enormously to the field, and credit for the description of PMA was associated more with Duchenne than Aran.
Gax Hebd Med Chir 6:390-392, 1859. 21. Engel, WK, Kurland, LT, and Klatzo, I: An inherited disease similar to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis with a pattern of posterior column involvement. An intermediate form? Brain 82:203-222, 1959. 22. Erb, WH: Uber einen wenig bekannten spinalen symptomen-complex. Berl Klin Wochenschr 12:357-359, 1875. 23. Finger, S: Origin of neuroscience. A history of explorations into brain function. Oxford University Press, New York, 1994. 24. Fromann, M: Atrophie musculaire progressive (autopsie).
Arnold, London, 1958, pp 545-548. 30. Haymaker, W and Schiller, F: The Founders of Neurology, ed 2. Charles C Thomas, Springfield, IL, 1970. 31. Heitzman, D, Wilbourn, A, and Mitsumoto, H: A retrospective study examining the clinical and electrodiagnostic features of patients with bulbar-onset amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neurology 45(suppl 4):A447, 1995. 32. Hirano, A, Kurland, LT, Krooth, RS, et al: Parkinsonism-dementia complex, an endemic disease on the island of Guam. I. Clinical features.