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Neurological Therapeutics
Principles and Practice
Three Volume Set
2nd edition
edited by John Noseworthy

Neurological Therapeutics: Principles and Practice, Second Edition is a fully-updated three-volume text, to be used as important reference for treatment decisions in offices of neurological practice, clinics and hospitals.

Providing a reference that is both authoritative and accessible for daily use, key features of this evidence-based, highly acclaimed work include:

  • more than 275 major topics covering the vast patient mix primarily treated by adult and pediatric neurologists
  • the most current definitive medical citations
  • section editors who are all internationally recognized leaders in their fields
  • new chapters addressing the important issues of stem cell therapy, pharmacogenomics, palliative care, the management of the organ donor, metabolic myelopathy, superficial siderosis and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • focus on the issues underlying treatment decisions not only for the most readily treated disorders but also for conditions with few existing, definitive therapeutic options
  • over 600 comprehensive summary tables and informative figures, with the most recent supporting recommendations to guide treatment decisions for effective and efficient patient management in the busy clinic setting


Principles of Therapeutics

  1. Basic Pharmaceutical Principles and the Blood-Brain Barrier
  2. Molecular Therapies for the Nervous System and Muscle
  3. Clinical Trial Methodology, FDA Terminology and Procedures
  4. Placebo Analgesia
  5. Evidence-Based Medicine
  6. Ethical Issues in Neurological Treatment and Clinical Trials
  7. Domestic Violence in Neurological Practice
  8. Palliative Care and Hospice
  9. Stem Cells

Pain: Headache, Spine, and Limb Pain

  1. Principles of Pain Management
  2. Migraine
  3. Cluster Headaches
  4. Tension-Type Headache
  5. Chronic Daily Headache
  6. Post-Traumatic Headache
  7. Indomethacin-Responsive Headache Syndromes
  8. Giant Cell Arteritis
  9. Headache "Syndromes" in Children and Adolescents
  10. Diagnosis and Treatment of Common Orofacial Pain Conditions
  11. Radicular Limb Pain
  12. Back Pain
  13. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, Cuasalgia, Shoulder-Hand Syndrome)
  14. The Treatment of Central Pain
  15. Peripheral (Neuropathic) Pain Disorders
  16. Cancer Pain
  17. Fibromyalgia and Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  18. Pain Disorder

Seizure Disorders

  1. Classification and Epidemiology of Seizure Disorders: Therapeutic Implications and Importance
  2. Pathophysiology of the Epilepsies
  3. Principles in Epilepsy: Differential Diagnosis and Pharmacotherapy
  4. Antiseizure Drugs
  5. Surgery and Non-Pharmacological Therapies for Epilepsy
  6. Status Epilepticus
  7. The Treatment of Epilepsy in Children and Infants
  8. Seizures and Epilepsy in Women
  9. Imitators of Epilepsy
  10. Legal and Regulatory Issues for People with Epilepsy

Cerebrovascular Disease

  1. Principles of Atherosclerosis and Atherogenesis
  2. Stroke Prevention
  3. Anticoagulant Therapy and Antiplatelet Drugs
  4. Thrombolytic Therapy for Stroke. Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis
  5. Transient Ischemic Attacks
  6. Management of Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke
  7. Cardioembolic Stroke
  8. Cerebral Complications after Cardiac Surgery and Cardiac Arrest
  9. Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy
  10. Treatment of Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  11. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Due to Cerebral Aneurysms
  12. Cerebral Aneurysms and Vascular Malformations
  13. Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms
  14. Cervicocephalic Arterial Dissections
  15. Fibromuscular Dysplasia
  16. Venous Disorders
  17. Spinal Cord Vascular Syndromes
  18. Disorders of Coagulation
  19. Antiphospholipid Antibodies and Variants
  20. Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  21. Cerebral Autosomal Dominant Arteriopathy with Subcoritical Infarcts and Leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL)
  22. Moyamoya Disease
  23. Stroke in Children
  24. Stroke in Pregnancy
  25. Superficial Siderosis


  1. A Perspective on Neuro-oncology
  2. Chemotherapy and Antineoplastic Agents
  3. Radiotherapy for CNS Neoplasms: Principles, Technologies and Indications
  4. Surgically Curable Brain Tumors of Adults
  5. Diagnosis and Treatment of Pituitary Tumors
  6. Diffuse Cerebral Gliomas in Adults
  7. Malignant Brain Tumors of Childhood
  8. Germ Cell Tumors and Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  9. Brain Metastases


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Neurological Therapeutics
Principles and Practice
Three Volume Set
2nd edition
edited by John Noseworthy

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