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An Illustrated Pocketbook of Parkinson’s Disease and Related Disorders

1st Edition

By G. David Perkin

CRC Press

80 pages | 20 Color Illus. | 6 B/W Illus.

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Description

An authoritative introduction to Parkinson's disease and its related disorders and syndromes, this book provides a concise overview of the disease and its diagnosis and management. The author presents samples of clinical, investigative (CT, MRI, and PET), and pathological images with succinct descriptive text of the disorders featured. He describes the conditions related to Parkinson's disease, and the pictures provide pathological macroscopic and microscopic sections, various imaging studies, and details of movement disorders in general. The book will serve as a useful teaching tool that demonstrates the imaging and pathology of the disease.

Table of Contents

ANATOMY

PARKINSON'S DISEASE

Neuropathology

Epidemiology

Clinical Features

Imaging

Drug Interventions

PARKINSONIAN SYNDROMES

Postencephalitic Parkinsonism

Drug-induced Parkinsonism

Arteriosclerotic Parkinsonism

Cortical Lewy Body Disease

RELATED DISORDERS

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (Steele-Richardson-Olszewski Syndrome)

Striatonigral Degeneration

Multiple System Atrophy

Corticobasal Degeneration

Dystonia

Wilson's Disease

Huntington's Disease

Hallervorden-Spatz Disease

Sydenham's Chorea

Tremor

Myoclonus

Tardive Dyskinesia

Bibliography

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED000000
MEDICAL / General
MED056000
MEDICAL / Neurology