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Seizures in Cerebrovascular Disorders

A Clinical Guide

  • Mohamad Z. Koubeissi
  • Amer Alshekhlee
  • Prachi Mehndiratta

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Lawrence N Eisenman, Andria L Ford
    Pages 1-15
  3. Benny S. Kim, Cathy Sila
    Pages 17-29
  4. Salvador Cruz-Flores, Amer Alshekhlee
    Pages 31-40
  5. Amer Alshekhlee, Sonal Mehta, L. James Willmore
    Pages 41-54
  6. Bashir Shihabuddin, Archana Hinduja, Shadi Yaghi
    Pages 55-69
  7. Justin Lindquist, Mohamad Koubeissi
    Pages 71-82
  8. Prachi Mehndiratta, Amer Alshekhlee
    Pages 83-93
  9. Prachi Mehndiratta, Mohamad Koubeissi
    Pages 95-101
  10. Ryan J. Felling, Alison Dloce, Adam L. Hartman
    Pages 103-119
  11. Uma Menon, Ilo E. Leppik
    Pages 121-132
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 133-134

About this book

Introduction

This comprehensive and practical book fills the current knowledge gap about the incidence and characteristics of seizures in all kinds of cerebrovascular disorders.  Chapters are divided according to the nature of cerebrovascular diseases and highlight incidence, early versus late onset seizure types, pathophysiology, electro-clinical manifestations, treatment and prognosis.  Authored by leaders in the field of epilepsy and stroke, Seizures in Cerebrovascular Disorders is an excellent resource for the daily management of patients suffering from this disease overlap. 

Keywords

Cerebrovascular disorders arteriovenous malformations cavernous angiomas intracerebral hemorrhage ischemic brain disease prevention seizure stroke subarachnoid hermorrhage subdural hermorrhage treatment venous angiomas

Editors and affiliations

  • Mohamad Z. Koubeissi
    • 1
  • Amer Alshekhlee
    • 2
  • Prachi Mehndiratta
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Neurology Director, Epilepsy CenterGeorge Washington UniversityWashington DCUSA
  2. 2.SSM-Neurosciences Institute and St. Louis UniversitySt. Louis UniversityMissouriUSA
  3. 3.Vascular Neurology FellowUniversity of Virginia, CharlottesvilleVirginiaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-2559-9
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-2558-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-2559-9
  • Buy this book on publisher's site