Clinical Neuroimmunology

Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders

  • Syed A. Rizvi
  • Patricia K. Coyle

Part of the Current Clinical Neurology book series (CCNEU)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Patricia K. Coyle
    Pages 1-14
  3. Jennifer L. Joscelyn, Lloyd Kasper
    Pages 15-40
  4. Multiple Sclerosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Patricia K. Coyle
      Pages 43-69
    3. Robert H. Gross, Philip L. De Jager
      Pages 71-87
    4. James M. Stankiewicz, Guy J. Buckle
      Pages 89-110
    5. Lauren Krupp, Yashma Patel, Vikram Bhise
      Pages 157-177
    6. Mahesh V. Jayaraman, Syed A. Rizvi
      Pages 179-189
    7. Howard L. Weiner
      Pages 191-200
  5. Other CNS Inflammatory Disorders

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Patricia K. Coyle
      Pages 203-217
    3. Dean M. Wingerchuk
      Pages 219-232
    4. Enrico C. Lallana, William F. Hickey, Camilo E. Fadul
      Pages 233-254
    5. Najam Zaidi, Melissa Gaitanis, John N. Gaitanis, Karl Meisel, Syed A. Rizvi
      Pages 255-274
    6. Julie L. Roth, Brian R. Ott, John N. Gaitanis, Andrew S. Blum
      Pages 275-290
    7. Victoria C. Chang
      Pages 291-306
    8. David S. Younger, Adam P. J. Younger
      Pages 307-329
  6. Peripheral Nervous System Disorders

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 331-331
    2. Kara A. Chisholm, James M. Gilchrist, John E. Donahue
      Pages 333-348
    3. George Sachs
      Pages 349-371
  7. Systemic Disorders

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 373-373
    2. Richard Choi, Valarie Gendron, Mac McLaughlin, Jonathan Cahill, Fathima Qadeer, Syed A. Rizvi
      Pages 375-389
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 391-404

About this book


Clinical Neuroimmunology: Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders serves as an indispensable resource for physicians interested in, and dealing with, this very complex and evolving branch of neurology.  This comprehensive title provides an introduction to basic neuroimmunology and principles of immunotherapy and also serves as a thorough guide to immune-mediated disorders of the central and peripheral nervous system, as well as other systemic disorders with a significant neuroimmunologic component.  The chapters are written by experts in their fields and include the most up to date scientific information. This volume is made to simplify complex immunological mechanisms and to focus on practical patient-related issues.  Clinical Neuroimmunology: Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders is an invaluable addition to the literature and will be of significant interest to neurologists, residents and fellows, internists, and general practitioners who treat patients with neurologic disorders and other systemic autoimmune diseases.

Editors and affiliations

  • Syed A. Rizvi
    • 1
  • Patricia K. Coyle
    • 2
  1. 1., Department of Clinical NeuroscienceBrown UniversityProvidenceUSA
  2. 2.Stony Brook Medical Center, Department of NeurologyState University of New YorkEast SetauketUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Humana Press
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-60327-859-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-60327-860-7
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