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Advances in Neurology Volume 96
Behavioral Neurology of Movement Disorders
Second Edition
edited by
Karen E. Anderson
William J. Weiner
and Anthony E. Lang

Advances in Neurology Volume 96 has been thoroughly revised to reflect the latest advances in treatment and research and is the most comprehensive, current clinical reference on psychiatric symptoms associated with movement disorders.

Advances in Neurology Volume 96, Second Edition has an expanded section on Parkinson’s disease that includes new chapters on anxiety disorders; sleep disorders, sexual dysfunction, apathy, and other neuropsychiatric complications; behavioral side effects of newer medications; and behavioral changes following deep brain stimulation and ablative surgery.

Also included is a chapter discussing Parkinson’s disease as a model for psychosocial issues in chronic neurodegenerative disease.

Other new chapters cover behavioral concomitants of ataxias, essential tremor, dystonias, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, and autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders.


  1. The Role of the Basal Ganglia
    1. Basal Ganglia: Functional Perspectives and Behavioral Domains
    2. Behavioral Changes in Patients with Focal Lesions of the Basal Ganglia

  2. Parkinson's Disease
    1. Depression in Parkinson's Disease
    2. Anxiety Disorders in Parkinson's Disease
    3. Disorders of Motivation, Sexual Conduct, and Sleep in Parkinson's Disease
    4. Parkinson's Disease as a Model for Psychosocial Issues in Chronic Neurodegenerative Disease
    5. Early Cognitive Changes and Nondementing Behavioral Abnormalities in Parkinson's Disease
    6. Dementia in Parkinson's Disease
    7. Behavioral Changes as Side Effects of Medication Treatment for Parkinson's Disease
    8. Psychiatric Symptoms Following Surgery for Parkinson's Disease with an Emphasis on Subthalamic Stimulation

  3. Other Akinetic Rigid Syndromes
    1. Neurodegenerative Disorders with Diffuse Cortical Lewy Bodies
    2. Cognitive and Behavioral Changes in the Parkinson-Plus Syndromes
    3. Behavioral Changes in Frontotemporal Dementia with Parkinsonism

  4. Huntington's Disease
    1. Behavioral Symptoms Associated with Huntington's Disease
    2. Cognitive Changes in Huntington's Disease
    3. Psychosocial Effects of Predictive Testing for Huntington's Disease

  5. Gilles de la Tourette's Syndrome
    1. Public Health Significance of Tic Disorders in Children and Adolescents
    2. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in Tourette's Syndrome

  6. Wilson's Disease
    1. Behavioral Abnormalities in Wilson's Disease

  7. Ataxia, Essential Tremor, and Dystonia
    1. Hereditary Ataxia and Behavior
    2. Behavioral Symptoms Associated with Essential Tremor
    3. Behavioral and Psychiatric Manifestations in Dystonia

  8. Other Movement Disorders Associated with Behavioral Changes
    1. Autoaggressive Immune-Mediated Movement Disorders
    2. Psychopathological and Cognitive Correlates of Tardive Dyskinesia in Patients Treated with Neuroleptics

  9. Psychogenic Movement Disorders
    1. Treatment Issues in Psychogenic-Neuropsychiatric Movement Disorders


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Advances in Neurology Volume 96
Behavioral Neurology of Movement Disorders
Second Edition
edited by Karen E. Anderson,
William J. Weiner and Anthony E. Lang

2005 • 378 pages • $181.00 + shipping
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