Parkinson's Disease: Volume 132

Parkinson's Disease: Volume 132

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Parkinson's Disease, Volume 132 addresses new developments in the F33 study of this disease, highlighting how the lives of people with Parkinson's have undergone dramatic changes in the last decade. New to this edition are chapters on the Hallmarks of clinical aspects PD throughout centuries, The motor syndrome of Parkinson disease, The non-motor features of Parkinson's disease, The New Diagnostic Criteria for Parkinson's disease, Advances in the Clinical Differential diagnosis, Clinical assessments in PD : Scales and monitoring, Biomarkers of Parkinson's disease: an Introduction, and the Genetics of Parkinson's Disease: Genotype-Phenotype Correlations.

The topics discussed in this comprehensive series provide a clearer understanding of the prodromal stage, genetics, strategies, routes of treatment, and development of non-dopaminergic therapies in Parkinson's Disease, both medical and surgical.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 540 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 30.48mm | 1,000g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0128097140
  • 9780128097144

Table of contents

1. Hallmarks of clinical aspects PD throughout centuries 2. The motor syndrome of Parkinson disease 3. The non-motor features of Parkinson's disease 4. The New Diagnostic Criteria for Parkinson's disease 5. Advances in the Clinical Differential diagnosis 6. Clinical assessments in PD : Scales and monitoring 7. Biomarkers of Parkinson's disease: an introduction 8. Genetics of Parkinson's Disease: Genotype-Phenotype Correlations 9. Imaging in pd 10. Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarkers of Cognitive Decline in Parkinson's Disease 11. Hallmarks of treatment aspects - Parkinson's Disease throughout centuries including L-dopa 12. Treatment strategies in early Parkinson's Disease 13. Treatment of non-motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease 14. Treatment of older Parkinson's Disease 15. New symptomatic treatments for the management of motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease 16. Device-aided treatment strategies in advanced Parkinson's disease 17. Palliative care for patients and families with Parkinson's disease 18. Multidisciplinary Care in Parkinson's disease
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About Ray K. Chaudhuri

Professor Bhatia is the Professor of Clinical Neurology at University College London Professor K Ray Chaudhuri is the Clinical Director of the National Parkinson Foundation International Centre of Excellence at King's College and Kings College Hospital London, Lead of the King's Neuroscience Research and Development unit and Chairman of the Movement Disorders Society Non-motor Study Group at Denmark Hill Campus in London. Professor Ray Chaudhuri also sits on the Nervous Systems Committee of the UK Department of Health, National Institute of Health Research, and serves as a member of the Scientific Programme Committee of the International Parkinson's and Movement Disorders Society. In addition, he serves as a member of clinical advisory groups to Parkinson's UK and the European Parkinson's Disease Association. Having published over 350 papers and co-edited 4 books on PD and restless legs syndrome, Professor Ray Chaudhuri currently serves on the editorial board of numerous international journals including Basal Ganglia, the Journal of Parkinson's Disease and is the editor in chief of the newly launched Nature Parkinson's Journal. Professor K Ray Chaudhuri has particular expertise in non-motor aspects of PD focused on subtyping, sleep and pain. Prfoessor Maria Stamelou is the Assistant Professor of Neurology at Philipps University.
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