Spinal Cord Injury (Handbook of Clinical Neurology) by Joost Verhaagen,John W. McDonald

By Joost Verhaagen,John W. McDonald

Handbook of medical Neurology: Spinal wire Injury summarizes advances within the scientific prognosis, tracking, prognostication, therapy, and administration of spinal twine accidents. extra particularly, it appears at new and critical advancements in components comparable to high-resolution noninvasive neuroimaging, surgical procedure, and electric stimulation of motor, breathing, bladder, bowel, and sexual features. It additionally studies the newest insights into spontaneous regeneration and restoration of functionality following rehabilitation, with emphasis on novel healing options, similar to gene treatment, transcranial stimulation, brain-machine interfaces, pharmacological ways, molecular goal discovery, and using olfactory ensheathing cells, stem cells, and precursor cells.

Organized in 5 sections, the publication starts with an outline of the advance, maturation, biomechanics, and anatomy of the spinal wire earlier than continuing with a dialogue of medical prognosis and analysis in addition to common restoration, ambulation, and serve as following spinal wire harm. It then examines scientific neurophysiology within the analysis and tracking of demanding spinal twine damage; clinical, surgical and rehabilitative administration of spinal twine trauma; and a few new ways for making improvements to restoration in sufferers, together with recovery of functionality by means of electric stimulation, locomotor education, and using robotics. different chapters disguise mobile transplantation, man made scaffolds, experimental pharmacological interventions, and molecular and combinatorial suggestions for repairing the injured spinal twine. This quantity might be of curiosity to neuroscience and medical neurology learn experts and training neurologists.

  • Comprehensive insurance of the most recent clinical knowing of spinal wire injuries
  • Detailed insurance of present remedy most sensible practices and power destiny treatments
  • Connects innovative examine courses to destiny therapy opportunities

Show description

Read Online or Download Spinal Cord Injury (Handbook of Clinical Neurology) PDF

Similar internal medicine books

Pediatric Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disorders

The hot 3rd variation of Pediatric Stroke and Cerebrovascular issues offers a latest scientific method of dealing with stroke and different cerebrovascular difficulties in babies, little ones, and teens. Incorporating info from vital medical trials and case sequence, ideas from the yank middle organization evidence-based paper at the administration of pediatric stroke, and the newest info on new diagnostic innovations, the ebook bargains a finished research of the present pondering and perform by means of 3 physicians who've significant scientific event during this hard box.

Coronary Heart Disease: Clinical, Pathological, Imaging, and Molecular Profiles

Heart disorder: scientific, Pathological, Imaging, and Molecular Profiles provides a accomplished photo of ischemic center sickness for practitioners, scholars, and investigators facing the numerous aspects of this advanced subject.  person chapters introduce the anatomy of the coronary blood vessels and cardiac improvement, whereas others examine present imaging modalities applied for ischemic center ailment, together with tension echo, nuclear diagnostic exams, non-invasive coronary artery imaging, and coronary angiography.

Death on Hemodialysis: Preventable or Inevitable? (Developments in Nephrology)

Dying on Hemodialysis: Preventable or Inevitable? provides the transactions of the Brooklyn assembly, held in April 1993, together with an research via Scribner and Schreiner and an advent through Edmund Bourke. Authors contain the heads of dialysis registries for Japan, Europe, and the USA, in addition to protagonists of dialyser reuse and brief dialysis occasions.

Biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutics: Diagnosis, Prevention and Therapy (Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials)

Melanoma can impact humans of every age, and nearly one in 3 individuals are anticipated to be clinically determined with melanoma in the course of their lifetime. broad learn is being undertaken by means of many alternative associations to discover power new therapeutics, and biomaterials expertise is now being constructed to focus on, deal with and stop melanoma.

Additional info for Spinal Cord Injury (Handbook of Clinical Neurology)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.39 of 5 – based on 47 votes