Principles and Practice of Movement Disorders

Principles and Practice of Movement Disorders

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3rd Edition - June 11, 2021

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  • Authors: Joseph Jankovic, Mark Hallett, Michael S Okun, Cynthia Comella, Stanley Fahn
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323310710

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Offering a state-of-the-art, authoritative summary of the most relevant scientific and clinical advances in the field, Principles and Practice of Movement Disorders provides the expert guidance you need to diagnose and manage the full range of these challenging conditions. Superb summary tables, a large video library, and a new, easy-to-navigate format help you find information quickly and apply it in your practice. Based on the authors’ popular Aspen Course of Movement Disorders in conjunction with the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, this 3rd Edition is an indispensable resource for movement disorder specialists, general neurologists, and neurology residents.

Table of Contents

  • Section 1: Overview

    1 Clinical Overview and Phenomenology of Movement Disorders

    2 Motor Control: Physiology of Voluntary and Involuntary Movements

    3 Functional Neuroanatomy of the Basal Ganglia

    Section 2: Hypokinetic disorders

    4 Parkinsonism: Clinical Features and Diagnosis

    5 Etiology and Pathogenesis of Parkinson Disease

    6 Medical Treatment of the Motor Features of Parkinson Disease

    7 Surgical Treatment of Parkinson Disease and Other Movement Disorders

    8 Non-Motor Problems in Parkinson Disease

    9 Atypical Parkinsonism, Parkinsonism-Plus Syndromes and Secondary Parkinsonian Disorders

    10 Tremors

    Section 3: Hyperkinetic disorders

    11 Dystonia: Phenomenology, classification, etiology, pathology, biochemistry, and genetics

    12 Treatment of Dystonia

    13 Huntington Disease

    14 Chorea, Ballism, and Athetosis

    15 Tics and Tourette Syndrome

    16 Stereotypies

    17 The Tardive Syndromes: Phenomenology, Concepts on Pathophysiology and Treatment, and Other Neuroleptic-Induced Syndromes

    18 Myoclonus:  Phenomenology, Etiology, Physiology, and Treatment

    19 Gait Disorders: Pathophysiology and Clinical Syndromes

    20 Ataxia: Pathophysiology and Clinical Syndromes

    21 Stiffness Syndromes

    22 Wilson Disease

    23 Autoimmune Movement Disorders

    24 Paroxysmal Dyskinesias

    25 Restless Legs Syndrome

    26 Peripheral Movement Disorders

    27 Functional (Psychogenic) Movement Disorders: Phenomenology, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Product details

  • No. of pages: 564
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2021
  • Published: June 11, 2021
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323310710

About the Authors

Joseph Jankovic

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Neurology, Distinguished Chair in Movement Disorders, Director, Parkinson's Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Mark Hallett

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Medicine and Health Sciences, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA

Michael S Okun

Affiliations and Expertise

Adelaide Lackner Associate Professor of Medicine Co-Director Movement Disorders Center

Cynthia Comella

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush Medical College of Rush University, Chicago, IL

Stanley Fahn

Affiliations and Expertise

H. Houston Merritt Professor of Neurology and Director Emeritus, Center for Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders, Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, The Neurological Institute, New York, NY

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