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Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders
Fifth edition
Book/CD-ROM
edited by Joseph Jankovic

Written by an international group of renowned experts, the Fifth Edition of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders provides comprehensive, current information on the genetics, pathophysiology, diagnosis, medical and surgical treatment, and behavioral and psychologic concomitants of all common and uncommon movement disorders.

Coverage includes:

  • Parkinson's disease
  • other neurodegenerative diseases
  • tremors
  • dystonia
  • Tourette's syndrome
  • Huntington's disease
  • ataxias

This edition features extensive updates on genetics, imaging, and therapeutics of Parkinson's disease, other parkinsonian disorders, and all hyperkinetic movement disorders.

A bound-in CD-ROM, Video Atlas of Movement Disorders, demonstrates the movement and posture abnormalities and other disturbances associated with Parkinson's disease and other neurologic disorders.

Contents

  1. Functional Organization of the Basal Ganglia
  2. Neurophysiology of Motor Control and Movement Disorders
  3. Neurobehavioral Disorders Associated with Basal Ganglia Lesions
  4. Protein Mishandling: Role of the Ubiquitin Proteasome System in the Pathogenesis of Parkinson's Disease
  5. Epidemiology of Movement Disorders
  6. Non-Motor Symptoms in Parkinson's Disease
  7. Etiology and Pathogenesis of Parkinson's Disease
  8. Genetics of Parkinson's Disease
  9. Disease-Modifying Strategies in Parkinson's Disease
  10. Pharmacological Management of Parkinson's Disease
  11. Experimental Therapeutics of Parkinson's Disease
  12. Dementia Associated with Parkinson's Disease: Features and Management
  13. Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
  14. Multiple System Atrophy
  15. Corticobasal Degeneration
  16. Inherited and Sporadic Tauopathies
  17. Secondary Parkinsonism
  18. Huntington's Disease
  19. Choreas, Athetosis, and Ballism
  20. Neurodegeneration with Brain Iron Accumulation
  21. Wilson's Disease
  22. Neuropathology of Parkinsonian Disorders
  23. Mitochondrial Movement Disorders
  24. Tremors: Differential Diagnosis, Pathophysiology, and Therapy
  25. Dystonic Disorders
  26. Treatment of Dystonia
  27. Tics and Tourette's Syndrome
  28. Myoclonus and Startle Syndrome
  29. Treatment of Myoclonus
  30. Drug Induced Movement Disorders
  31. Restless Leg Syndrome
  32. Hereditary Ataxias
  33. Gait Disorders
  34. Paroxysmal Dyskinesias: An Overview
  35. Stereotopy and Catatonia
  36. Childhood Movement Disorders
  37. Rigidity and Spasticity
  38. Muscle Cramps, Stiffness, and Myalgia
  39. Assessment of Behavior in Parkinsonian Disorders
  40. Psychogenic Movement Disorders
  41. Neuroacanthocytosis
  42. Prion Diseases
  43. Functional Neuroimaging in Movement Disorders
  44. Botulinum Toxin in Movement Disorders
  45. Surgery for Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders
  46. Human Embryonic Stem Cell-Based Therapy for Parkinson's Disease
  47. Deep Brain Stimulation
  48. Clinical Rating Scales in Movement Disorders

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Fifth edition
Book/CD-ROM
edited by Joseph Jankovic

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