Atlas of Clinical Neurology

  • Roger N. Rosenberg

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Suresh Kotagal, Alma R. Bicknese, Marthand Eswara, Glen A. Fenton, Thomas J. Geller, Dorothy K. Grange et al.
    Pages 1-35
  3. Thomas D. Bird, S. Mark Sumi
    Pages 37-68
  4. Earl A. Zimmerman
    Pages 69-83
  5. Daniel F. Hanley, Anish Bhardwaj, John A. Ulatowski, Alex Razumovsky, Marek A. Mirski
    Pages 85-116
  6. Karen L. Furie, Christopher S. Ogilvy, Martin Smrčka, Nijasri C. Suwanwela, Ufuk Can, Hakan Ay et al.
    Pages 117-198
  7. Thomas J. Grabowski Jr., Antonio R. Damasio
    Pages 199-242
  8. Daniel Tranel, Thomas J. Grabowski Jr., Hanna Damasio
    Pages 243-267
  9. Karen L. Fink, Elisabeth J. Rushing, S. Clifford Schold Jr.
    Pages 269-312
  10. Stanley Fahn, Paul E. Greene, Blair Ford, Susan B. Bressman
    Pages 313-356
  11. Paul C. Van Ness
    Pages 357-383
  12. David Pleasure, Shawn Bird, Steven Scherer, John Sladky, Donald Schotland
    Pages 385-401
  13. Burk Jubelt, Stacie Ropka
    Pages 403-475
  14. Michael R. Swenson
    Pages 477-501
  15. Bruce G. Gold, Jerome V. Schnell, Peter S. Spencer
    Pages 503-524
  16. Marc E. Lenaerts, James R. Couch Jr.
    Pages 525-554
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 555-565

About this book

Introduction

'---~~~~-~~---------------. . . . . . . . . -. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . -. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ••••••• he year 2001 marks the beginning of a new millenium, and (chromosome 1) result in dominantly inherited AD. A major risk T the second edition of the Atlas of Clinical Neurology high­ factor for AD is the presence of the E4 allele of apolipoprotein E lights and underscores the enormous strides being made in (chromosome 19). Additional detailed images related to the the biologic understanding of neurologic disease. Neurology is a dementias are included in the second edition of the Atlas. These highly visual specialty. The neurologic examination, magnetic reso­ clinical-molecular correlations are all very recent and attest to the nance imaging, electroencephalography, positron-emission tomo­ scientific vigor of current neuroscientific research. It is my view that graphic (PET) and functional magnetic resonance (fMRI) scan­ these new data will lead in the near future to effective new therapy ning, and light- and electron-microscopy are examples of visual for AD that will slow its rate of progress and reduce significantly images that define neurologic disease and normal brain functions. the incidence of this major, debilitating disease. Positron-emission This Atlas of Clinical Neurology has been designed to provide a pic­ tomographic and fMRI brain scanning have effectively defined torial comprehensive visual exposition and integration of all aspects regional brain areas for behaviors.

Keywords

dementia epilepsy nervous system neurology

Editors and affiliations

  • Roger N. Rosenberg
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.The University of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterDallasUSA
  2. 2.Zale-Lipshy University Hospital and Parkland Memorial HospitalDallasUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4757-4552-8
  • Copyright Information Current Medicine Group 2003
  • Publisher Name Current Medicine Group, London
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4757-4554-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4757-4552-8
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