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Peripheral Neuropathy

2-Volume Set with Expert Consult Basic

Edited by internationally acclaimed experts in the field, this authoritative 2-volume Gold Standard comprehensively covers the neurobiology and diseases of the peripheral nervous system. It encompasses neurobiology, clinical neurophysiology, molecular genetics, and clinical diagnosis and management. The 4th Edition has been rewritten and updated to provide a fresh account of all subjects, with an emphasis on new information about cell biology, genetics, proteomics, clinical manifestations, and new treatments. And, a user-friendly organization allows readers to quickly find specific information, or access more in-depth coverage when needed.

Hardbound, 2992 Pages

Published: March 2005

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7216-9491-7



    1. Introduction - Henry deF. Webster


    2. Gross Anatomy of the PNS – Ernest Gardner & Richard P. Bunge
    (No change/will use PN3 version)
    3. Microscopic Anatomy of the PNS - C.H. Berthold, J. Fraher & R. H. M. King


    4. Channel Function in Axons and Sheath Cells –S. Y. Chiu
    5. Nerve Excitability Measures: Biophysical Basis and Use in the Investigation of Peripheral Nerve Disease - Matthew C. Kiernan, David Burke & Hugh Bostock
    6. The Muscle Spindle - R. W. Banks
    7. The Golgi Tendon Organ – J. Scott
    8. The Peripheral Sensory Nervous System: Dorsal Root Ganglion Neurons – Sally N. Lawson
    9. The Pupil - James J. Corbett
    11. Neurologic Control of Cardiac Function - David Paterson & John Coote
    12. Neurobiology of Autonomic Peripheral Ganglia - David Kreulen
    13. Neurobiology of the Enteric Nervous System - Jackie D. Wood
    14. Autonomic and Somatic Systems to the Anorectum
    and Pelvic Floors – Adil E. Bharucha & Christopher Klingele
    15. Autonomic Systems to the Urinary Bladder & Sexual Organs - William C. de Groat & August M. Booth
    16. Sympathetic nerves and control of blood vessels to human limbs - Michael J. Joyner, Paul M. VanHoutte, John R. Halliwill & John T. Shepherd


    17. Molecular Signaling in Schwann Cell Development - R. Mirsky & K. Jessen
    18. Growth Factors of the PNS - Anthony Windebank
    19. Axonal Flow - W. Stephen Brimijoin
    20. Myelination – O. Suter & R. Martini
    21. The Control of Axonal Caliber - John W. Griffin & Ahmet Hoke
    22. Guidance of Axons to Targets in Development and in Disease – Frank Bradke
    23. Aging of the PNS – T. Cowen & R.H.M. King
    24. Oxidative Stress and Excitatory Neurotoxins - Phillip A. Low
    25. Transgenic Models of Nerve Degeneration – R. Martini


    26. Introduction to Immune Reactions in the PNS - Hans-Peter Hartung, Guido Stoll & Klaus Toyka
    27. Peripheral Nerve Antigens - Hugh J. Willison, Norman A. Gregson, Graham M. O’Hanlon & Richard A. C. Hughes
    28. Experimental Autoimmune Neuritis (EAN) - Ralf Gold, Guido Stoll, Bernd C. Kieseier, Hans-Peter Hartung & Klaus Toyka
    29. Fundamentals of Immune Therapy - J.D. Pollard, Richard Hughes & Peter Hartung


    30. The Blood Nerve Barrier – Ananda Weerasuriya
    31. Nerve Blood Flow and Nerve Fiber Microenvironment - Phillip McManis & Phillip A. Low


    32. Pathology of Peripheral Neuron Cell Bodies - Michale J. Groves & Francesco Scaravilli
    33. Pathologic Alterations of Nerves - Peter J. Dyck, P. J. B. Dyck & JaNean Engelstad
    34. Pathology of the Neuromuscular Junction - Andrew G. Engel
    35. Pathology and Quantitation of Cutaneous Innervation - William R. Kennedy, Justin C. McArthur, Michael J. Polydefkis & Gwen Wendelschafer


    36. Nerve Conduction and Needle Electromyography - Jun Kimura
    37. Nerve Tests Expressed as Percentiles, Normal Deviates and Composite Scores – Peter J. Dyck, Peter C. O’Brien, Jenny Davies, Christopher J. Klein & P. James B. Dyck
    38. Single Fiber Electromyography - Erik Stålberg & J. Trontelj
    39. Single-unit Recordings of Afferent Human Peripheral Nerves
    by Microneurography – Erik Torebjörk & Martin Schmelz
    40. Compound Action Potential of Sural Nerves in Vitro - Edward H. Lambert & Peter J. Dyck(No change/will use PN3 version)


    41. Quantitating Neuropathic Symptoms, Impairments
    and Outcomes – Peter J. Dyck & Richard A. C. Hughes
    42. Health Outcomes and Quality of Life - Ann Jakoby
    43. Quantitation of Sensory Abnormality - Peter J. Dyck, Peter C. O’Brien, David M. Johnson
    Christopher J. Klein & P. James B. Dyck

    44. Quantitation of Muscle Contraction & Strength - Kenton R. Kaufman
    45. Quantitation of Autonomic Impairment - Phillip Low & C.J. Mathias


    Part A. Differential Diagnoses and Epidemiology
    46. Clinical Patterns – Philip Thompson & P. K. Thomas
    47. Differential Diagnoses of Polyneuropathy – Ian A. Grant, Timothy J. Benstead & Peter J. Dyck
    48. Epidemiologic Approaches to Peripheral Neuropathy - James P. Burke & L. Joseph Melton, III
    Part B. Diseases of Cranial Nerves
    49. Diseases of the Third, Fourth, and Sixth Cranial Nerves - Jacqueline A. Leavitt & Brian R. Younge
    50. Diseases of the Fifth Cranial Nerve – Richard A. C. Hughes
    51. Diseases of the Seventh Cranial Nerve - Caroline M. Klein
    52. Diseases of the Eighth Cranial Nerve - Linda M. Luxon & Doris Bamiou
    53. Diseases of the Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh, and Twelfth Cranial Nerves – C. Mathias & P. K. Thomas
    Part C. Diseases of Spinal Cord, Spinal Roots, and Limb Girdle Plexuses
    54. Myelopathies Affecting Anterior Horn Cells and Centrally Directed Afferent Axons in Posterior
    Horns and Columns – Caroline Klein & Annabel Wang
    55. Diseases of Spinal Roots – Colin Chalk
    56. Mechanical Compression, Traction, Electrical Radiation and Neoplastic Infiltration of the Brachial Plexus - Asa Wilbourne
    57. Diseases of Spinal Cord, Spinal Roots, and Limb-Girdle Plexuses - Michael Donaghy
    Part D. Neuropathy Due to Compression, Entrapment or Physical Injury
    58. Mechanisms of Nerve Injury from Compression, Entrapment, Traction and Ischemia - Ted Burns & Peter J. Dyck
    59. Mechanisms of Repair After Traumatic Injury - Susan Hall
    60. Median Neuropathy – J. Clarke Stevens
    61. Upper Limb Neuropathies: suprascapular, axillary, nerve to serratus anterior, radial and ulnar - Asa Wilbourne
    62. Lower Limb Neuropathies – Asa Wilbourne
    63. Operating on Peripheral Nerves – Rolfe Birch
    Part E. Sporadic Motor Neuron Disease
    64. Sporadic Motor Neuron Degeneration - Nigel Leigh
    Part F. Basis of Inherited Disease
    65. Mendelian and Mitochondrial Inheritance, Gene Identification, and Clinical Testing - Virginia V. Michels, Stephen N. Thibodeau & Erik C. Thorland
    66. Transgenic Models of Inherited Neuropathy - Clare Huxley & Andrea Roberterson
    Part G. Inherited Motor Neuron Degeneration
    67. Transgenic Models of ALS – Eric Sorenson
    68. Inherited Motor Neuron Degeneration – Nigel Leigh
    69. Hereditary Motor Neuropathies (Spinal Muscular Atrophies) - Peter de Jonghe
    Part H. Hereditary Motor and Sensory Neuropathies
    70. Principles of Classifications, Clinical Syndromes - Michael Shy, Peter J. Dyck, Phillip F. Chance, James R Lupski & Christopher J. Klein
    71. Disorders Related to PMP22 Mutations - James R. Lupski & Phillip F. Chance
    72. The Hereditary Motor and Sensory Neuropathies (HMSN)
    73. Related to MPZ (P0) Mutations – Michael E. Shy
    74. Disorders Related to EGR 2 Mutations - Laura E. Warner & James R. Lupski
    75. Molecular Genetics of HMSN II (CMT 2)- Christopher J. Klein & Peter J. Dyck
    76. Hereditary Brachial Plexus Neuropathy - Christopher J. Klein & Anthony J. Windebank
    77. Autosomal Recessive HMSN - Anneke Gabrёёls-Festen & P. K. Thomas
    78. X-Linked HMSN – Steve Scherer
    79. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, Type 2B – J. Aidan Carney
    Part I. Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathies
    80. Clinical, Pathologic Classification, and Molecular Genetics - Christopher J. Klein, Robert H. Brown & Peter J. Dyck
    Part J. Inborn errors of Metabolism With Peripheral Nerve Involvement
    81. Lysosomal and Peroxisomal Disorders - P. K. Thomas & Hans Goebel
    82. Porphyria - A. J. Windebank
    83. Fabry Disease – Roscoe O. Brady & Raphael Schiffmann
    84. Tangier Disease and Neuropathy – Mason Freeman & Gilmore O’Neill
    85. Hereditary Amyloid Neuropathy – M. Reilly
    86. Mitochondrial Disorders – Michael Hanna
    Part K. Neuropathy Associated with Systemic Disease
    87. Diabetic Polyneuropathy - P.K. Thomas, D. Tomlinson & G. Llewelyn
    88. Diabetic Radiculoplexus Neuropathies - P. James B. Dyck & J. Clarke Stevens
    89. Neuropathies Associated With Renal Failure, Hepatic Disorders, Chronic Respiratory Disease and Critical Illness – Douglas W. Zochodne
    90. Neuropathy in Diseases of Thyroid and Pituitary Glands - John Pollard
    Part L. Nutritional and Vitamin Deficiencies
    91. Nutritional and Vitamin Deficiency – David Saperstein & Richard Barohn
    92. Myeloneuropathies – Gustavo C. Roman
    Part M. Infections
    93. Leprosy - Thomas D. Sabin, Thomas R. Swift & Robert R. Jacobson
    94. Lyme Borreliosis – Gerard Said
    95. Herpes Simplex and Zoster - Donald Gilden & Kenneth Tyler
    96. Peripheral Neuropathies in HIV Infection - Ahmet Hoke & David R. Cornblath
    97. Diphtheritic Polyneuropathy – David Pleasure & Albee Messing
    98. Parasitic Infections – Sudha Pottumarthy & Thomas Fritsche
    Part N. Inflammatory and Immune
    99. Antibodies to Nerve Components and Neuropathy - A. Pestronk & Glenn Lopate
    100. AIDP – John W. Griffin
    101. CIDP – Angelika F. Hahn, Hans-Peter Hartung & Peter J. Dyck
    102. Neuropathy Associated with the Monoclonal Antibodies - Robert A. Kyle & Peter J. Dyck
    103. Multifocal Motor Neuropathy and Persistent Conduction
    Block – H. J. Willison & Bruce V. Taylor
    104. Brachial Plexus Neuropathy - Guillermo A. Suarez
    105. Nonmalignant Inflammatory Sensory Polyganglionopathy - Benn E. Smith, Anthony J. Windebank & Peter J. Dyck
    106. Cryptogenic Sensory Polyneuropathy - Ian A. Grant
    107. Neuropathies with Systemic Necrotizing Vasculitis - John T. Kissel & Jerry R. Mendell
    108. Neuropathies and Microvasculitis – P. James B. Dyck
    109. Sarcoid Neuropathy – Gerard Said & Catherine Lacroix
    Part O. Peripheral Neuropathy Associated with Malignancy, etc.
    110. Amyloidosis and Neuropathy - Robert A. Kyle, John J. Kelly & Peter J. Dyck
    111. POEMS Syndrome (Osteosclerotic Myeloma)- Angela Dispenzieri & Guillermo A. Suarez & Robert A. Kyle
    112. Paraneoplastic Neuropathy – James McLeod & J. Spies
    113. Peripheral Neuropathy Associated with Lymphoma, Leukemia and Myeloproliferative Disorders - E. Peter Bosch, Thomas M. Habermann & Ayalew Tefferi
    Part P. Neuropathy Associated With Industrial Agents, Metals and Drugs
    114. Industrial Agents – Alan Berger & Herbert Schaumburg
    115. Metal Neuropathy – A.J. Windebank
    116. Pharmaceutical Agents – Steve Herskovitz & Herb Schaumberg
    Part Q. Tumors
    117. Peripheral Nerve Tumors – Caterinia Giannini
    Part R. Management
    118. Management with Acute Neuromuscular Disease in the Intensive Care Unit – Eelco Wijdicks
    119. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation – Mary Dombovy
    120. Mechanisms and Pharmacologic Management of Neuropathic Pain - Michael C. Rowbotham
    121. Management of Autonomic Failure – Phillip A. Low
    122. Management of Cardiovascular Failure – Roy L. Freeman
    123. Management of Gut Dysmotility - Michael Camilleri & Adil Bharucha
    124. Peripheral Neuropathies in Infants and Children - Ted M. Burns, Monique M. Ryan, Basil T. Darras & H. Royden Jones


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