Neuromuscular Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence book cover

Neuromuscular Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence

A Clinician's Approach

Neuromuscular disorders are diagnosed across the lifespan and create many challenges especially with infants, children and adolescents. This new edition of the definitive reference, edited by the established world renowned authorities on the science, diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular disorders in childhood is a timely and needed resource for all clinicians and researchers studying neuromuscular disorders, especially in childhood. The 2nd Edition is completely revised to remain current with advances in the field and to insure this remains the standard reference for clinical neurologists and clinical research neurologists. The 2nd Edition retains comprehensive coverage while shortening the total chapter count to be an even more manageable and effective reference.


Clinical Neurology, Pediatric Neurology, Neuroscience Researchers, Clinical Research Neurologists

Hardbound, 912 Pages

Published: November 2014

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-417044-5


  • SECTION I Clinical and Laboratory Approach to the Infant and Child with a Neuromuscular Problem
    SECTION II Infantile Hypotonia and Arthrogryposis
    SECTION III Motor Neuron Disorders
    SECTION IV Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    SECTION V Neuromuscular Junction Disorders
    SECTION VI Myopathies
    SECTION VII Special Clinical Problems
    SECTION VIII General Therapeutic Principles


advert image